AMD Ryzen 9 5900X Review: i9-10900K Versus – TechSpot
For our first review of Ryzen 5000 we checked out the Ryzen 9 5950X, AMDs new $800 16-core, 32-thread AM4 processor. Today, were looking at the Ryzen 9 5900X, the 12-core, 24-thread CPU that’s available for $550.
That makes the 5900X ~8% cheaper per core when compared to its bigger brother as AMD can get away with charging a premium for the 16-core model given it faces no real competition.
The 12-core R9 5900X is priced to compete with Intel’s Core i9-10900K. Normally, the 10-core Intel processor…