The Threadripper Pro 5995WX has emerged in a new benchmark, laying any doubt of its existence to rest. The 64-core processor is the flagship SKU for AMD’s upcoming Zen 3-powered Threadripper 5000 army and the direct successor to the Threadripper Pro 3995WX.
Aside from the core count, the Threadripper Pro 5995WX’s other specifications remain a secret for now. Zen 3 brought a 19% IPC improvement to AMD’s Ryzen desktop processors. Therefore, Threadripper should enjoy a similar level of performance uplift. AMD isn’t expected to increase the number of cores on Threadripper (Pro), at least not for this generation. The configurations