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AMD Thread - Update: Threadripper 3990x ($4000) beating Dual Xeons ($20000)
« on: Monday, February 03, 2020, 05:35:35 PM »
Rumor: AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990x (approx. $4000) is beating a dual-setup of Intel's Xeon Platinum 8280 ($20,000 altogether):
https://www.techradar.com/news/amd-ryzen-threadripper-3990x-apparently-crushes-dollar20000-intel-dual-xeon-platinum-8280-cpus

Notes:
- AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990x launches February 7th, for around $4000.
- AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990x has 64 cores & 128 threads.
- AMD Ryzen TR 3990x is beating out a dual set-up for Intel Xeon Platinum 8280 (where each Xeon has 28 cores & 56 threads).
- Intel Xeon Platinum 8280 goes for $10,000 a piece (or $20,000 for a dual set-up of these).

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Re: AMD Thread - Update: Threadripper 3990x ($4000) beating Dual Xeons ($20000)
« Reply #1 on: Monday, February 03, 2020, 05:36:31 PM »
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