AMD Ryzen 7000/8000 Series vs. 14th Gen Intel Core CPU Performance On Linux 6.10 With 400+ Benchmarks

Written by Michael Larabel in Processors on 8 July 2024 at 11:02 AM EDT. Page 12 of 12. 51 Comments.
Stockfish benchmark with settings of Chess Benchmark. Ryzen 9 7950X was the fastest.
Primesieve benchmark with settings of Length: 1e13. Ryzen 9 7950X was the fastest.
Y-Cruncher benchmark with settings of Pi Digits To Calculate: 1B. Ryzen 9 7950X3D was the fastest.
Java JMH benchmark with settings of Throughput. Core i9 14900K was the fastest.

That wraps up this fresh look at the current Intel Core and AMD Ryzen processors under Linux with an up-to-date software stack. Unfortunately no CPU power consumption numbers in this article due to uncovering a CPU PowerCap reporting regression currently being analyzed.

AMD and Intel desktop processors

Those craving even more data can find all 400+ benchmarks in full plus the performance-per-dollar metrics for each result via this result page.

Number Of First Place Finishes benchmark with settings of Wins, 442 Tests.

Coming in first place most often was the Ryzen 9 7950X at 40.7% while the Ryzen 9 7950X3D 3D V-Cache processor led 12% of the time and then the Intel Core i9 14900K led 31% of the time.

Geometric Mean Of All Test Results benchmark with settings of Result Composite, Intel Core And AMD Ryzen Desktop CPUs Mid 2024 Linux Benchmarks. Ryzen 9 7950X was the fastest.

When taking the geometric mean of all the performance benchmark results ran on all 18 processors, the Ryzen 9 7950X was the firm first place performer for this wide range of workloads tested. The Ryzen 9 7950X was 13.5% faster than the Core i9 14900K. The Ryzen 9 7950X3D scored a comfortable second place finish and it was around 8% faster than the i9-14900K.

Again, those interested in seeing even more performance data for these current 14th Gen Intel Core and AMD Ryzen 7000/8000 series processors can find all of the fresh data via this result page. That's where the CPU performance currently stands with existing AMD Zen 4 and Intel Raptor Lake (Refresh) processors using Ubuntu 24.04 LTS and riding the very latest Linux 6.10 kernel.

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