The first AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X benchmarks are in and it seems that when it comes to gaming, Ryzen Threadripper 1950X does not have much to offer as compared to the mainstream AMD Ryzen CPUs. But then again, that is not surprising keeping in mind games do not really use more than 4 cores.
We talked about this issue in the gaming comparison between AMD Ryzen 5 and Ryzen 7. Ryzen Threadripper 1950X benchmarks reveal that the non-gaming performance is way better than the mainstream CPUs and that is because of the additional threads and cores that non-gaming applications are able to use.
When it comes to Fire Strike Ultra, and Time Spy, the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X was able to beat the X370 and the Z270 platforms. It did fell short compared to the X299 platform. Keeping in mind the money that you are paying for the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X it is worth looking into.
The AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X did manage to come on top in benchmarks like Cinebench and Blender. These AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X benchmarks show that the CPU is a beast overall and while the gaming performance might not be impressive for obvious reasons, it is great for creative applications.
If you are a content creator then the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X could save you a lot of time thanks to the 16 cores and 32 threads that it has to offer. When you are not working you can always play games on it. This CPU can do everything and can do it pretty well.
If you are interested in buying one of the CPU but do not want to build a system yourself then you can check out the pre-build options that are available in the market. There will also be a cheaper Threadripper 1920 coming in the future so stay tuned for more information.
Let us know what you think about these AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X benchmarks and whether or not you are interested in buying one of these CPUs.