Intel Sapphire Rapids 56-Core ES CPU Hits 3.3 GHz at 420W

Intel’s 56-Core Sapphire Rapids Tested: Faster Than 64-Core EPYC

Without any doubt, Intel’s 4th Generation Xeon Scalable ‘Sapphire Rapids’ server processors are among the highly anticipated products in 2022. The CPUs were delayed several times, and their specifications remain a mystery. But as Intel’s partners are testing samples of the new processors, their benchmark results inevitably emerge in various databases. This time around, someone posted results from…

AMD Threadripper Pro 5000WX Tested, Up to 35% Faster Than Zen 2 Counterparts

AMD Threadripper Pro 5000WX Tested, Up to 35% Faster Than Zen 2 Counterparts

Puget Systems recently tested AMD’s new Ryzen Threadripper Pro 5000WX CPUs in several professional applications and found performance to be substantially better in most workloads compared to the older Ryzen Threadripper 3000 series. Several Intel chips were also tested, including the Xeon W 3000 series and i9-12900K. In the multi-core heavy applications, Threadripper 5000 dominated…