- Date Started: January 03, 2019
- End Date: January 10, 2019
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- Prize: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X Gaming CPU
The Ryzen Threadripper was the face that launched a dozen chips. On the heels of AMD introducing its Zen-based high-end desktop (HEDT) processors, Intel reacted in kind with the (now defunct) Kaby Lake-X series and shortly after with even more competitive Core X series chips in the form of Skylake-X.
AMD has introduced a new flagship Ryzen Threadripper 2950X that’s not only cheaper but more powerful in every way.
The AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X was already one of the fairly more affordable high-core-count processors you could buy.
Although the Ryzen Threadripper 2950X doesn’t get a core-count boost or feature four-core complexes, like the Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX and 2970WX, it’s still a beast of a chip. This HEDT chip might still feature 16-cores and 32-threads as it predecessor, but it’s also 0.3-0.5Ghz faster than the 1950X it replaces. Read more…