19-Way CPU Comparison On Ubuntu With Linux 4.15

This Phoronix CPU benchmark suite was published on Feb 12, 2018. The test platform uses 4.15 kernel which include the Spectre/Meltdown patches.

Additional benchmark data are provided by ASL for analysis on the processor performance and cost to performance ratio.

CPU MSRP

Epyc 7601 (32C 64T 2.2ghz) = $4,265
Ryzen Threadripper 1900X (8C 16T 3.8Ghz) - $449
Ryzen Threadripper 1950X (16C 32T 3.4Ghz) - $999

Ci7-7820X (8C 16T 3.5ghz) = $589
Ci9-7900X (10C 20T 3.3ghz) = $989

Performance/Cost Observation

Schbench
Ci9-7900X is 4.66x faster than Epyc 7601 while costing 4.3x less.

Himeno Benchmark v3.0 (Poisson Pressure Solver)
Ci9-7900X is 2.75x faster than Epyc 7601 while costing 4.3x less.

PHPBench v.0.8.1
NGONX Benchmark v1.9.9 (Static Web Page Serving)
Apache Benchmark v2.4.29 (Static Web Page Serving)
For these tests, Ci9-7900X is 1.6x - 1.8x faster than Epyc 7601 while costing 4.3x less.

Parboil v2.5 (OpenMP Stencil)
High Performance Conjugate Gradient v3.0
Timed MAFFT Alignment v6.864
Botan v2.4.0 (KASUMI - Decrypt)
AOBench
LaME MP3 Encoding v3.100
PyBench v2008-08-14
Botan v2.4.0 (KASUMI - Encrypt- Decrypt)
Botan v2.4.0 (Twofish - Encrypt- Decrypt)
For these tests, Ci9-7900X outperforms Epyc 7601 while costing 4.3x less.

Poisson Pressure Solver - H.264 Video Encoding (x264 v2018-02-05)
Epyc 7601 performs similar to Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

Timed Linux Kernel Compilation v4.13
FFmpeg v3.4.1 (H.264 HD to NTSC DV)
For these tests, Epyc 7601 is roughly 20% faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

Hackbench (Count:8 - Type:Process)
Epyc 7601 is 27% faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

H.264 Video Encoding (TTSIOD 3D Renderer)
John The Ripper v1.8.0 (Blowfish)
For these tests, Epyc 7601 is roughly 1.15x faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

OpenSSL v1.1.0f (RSA 4096-bit Performance)
Epyc 7601 is roughly 1.5x faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

NAS Parallel Benchmarks v3.3
Epyc 7601 is only 1.5x faster than Ryzen TR 1950X while costing 4.3x more.
Epyc 7601 is only 1.8x faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

7-Zip Compression v9.20.1
Epyc 7601 is only 1.7x faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

POV-Ray v3.7.0.7
Epyc 7601 is only 1.9x faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

Rodinia v2.4 (OpenMP LavaMD)
Open FMM Nero2D v2.0.2
asmFish v2017-09-19
For these tests, Epyc 7601 is roughly 2x faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

Botan v2.4.0 (AES-256 - Encrypt - Decrypt)
Botan v2.4.0 (AES-256 - Encrypt)
For these tests, Epyc 7601 is 3x faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

Parboil v2.5 (OpenMP CUTCP)
Epyc 7601 is 3.25x faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.

C-Ray v1.1
Epyc 7601 is 4x faster than Ci9-7900X while costing 4.3x more.