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 2 of 12. 51 Comments.
Selenium benchmark with settings of Benchmark: Speedometer 3.0, Browser: Firefox. Ryzen 7 7700X was the fastest.

With the new Speedometer 3.0 web browser benchmark running under Firefox 126, all of the AMD Zen 4 processors are faster than the Intel Raptor Lake processors tested.

Selenium benchmark with settings of Benchmark: Speedometer 3.0, Browser: Google Chrome. Ryzen 7 7700X was the fastest.

Similarly with Google Chrome the AMD Ryzen 7000/8000 series processors were delivering better performance than the Intel CPUs.

Selenium benchmark with settings of Benchmark: Jetstream 2, Browser: Firefox. Core i9 14900K was the fastest.
Selenium benchmark with settings of Benchmark: Jetstream 2, Browser: Google Chrome. Core i9 14900K was the fastest.

With the JetStream 2 browser benchmark under both Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, the Intel Core i9 14900K managed to come out ahead. Here the AMD Zen 4 and Intel Raptor Lake Refresh desktop processors were much more competitive than with AMD Zen 4 leading in Speedometer 3.0.

Selenium benchmark with settings of Benchmark: PSPDFKit WASM, Browser: Firefox. Core i9 14900K was the fastest.
Selenium benchmark with settings of Benchmark: PSPDFKit WASM, Browser: Google Chrome. Ryzen 9 7950X was the fastest.
Selenium benchmark with settings of Benchmark: WASM collisionDetection, Browser: Firefox. Core i9 14900K was the fastest.
Selenium benchmark with settings of Benchmark: WASM collisionDetection, Browser: Google Chrome. Core i9 14900K was the fastest.
Selenium benchmark with settings of Benchmark: WASM imageConvolute, Browser: Google Chrome. Core i9 14900K was the fastest.

WebAssembly benchmarks were mixed between Intel and AMD but Intel tended to be more competitive here than with some of the more basic web browser performance tests.

Timed Linux Kernel Compilation benchmark with settings of Build: defconfig. Ryzen 9 7950X was the fastest.

Moving past the web browser benchmarks though onto some more demanding workloads like code compilation... For this up-to-date Linux stack, the Ryzen 9 7950X and Core i9 14900K were neck-and-neck for delivering the best build times for compiling the Linux kernel.

Timed Linux Kernel Compilation benchmark with settings of Build: defconfig. Ryzen 9 7950X was the fastest.

And a look at the performance-per-dollar.


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