AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D vs Intel Core i9 14900K

TOPGPU|28 Feb 2024 8:13 am
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
Intel Core i9 14900K
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
Intel Core i9 14900K

The Ryzen 9 7950X3D is based on AMD's Zen 4 architecture and features the innovative 3D V-Cache technology, which provides a much larger amount of high-speed cache than traditional cache designs. This gives it a significant performance advantage in applications and games that are heavily dependent on cache, especially at high resolutions and refresh rates.

The Core i9 14900K is based on Intel's Alder Lake architecture and features a hybrid core design that combines high-performance cores with efficiency cores. It also has an integrated Intel UHD Graphics 770, making it a good choice for users who do not need a dedicated graphics card.

Overall, the Ryzen 9 7950X3D has the edge in gaming performance, while the Core i9 14900K offers better single-core and multi-core performance and integrated graphics.

CPU advantages and disadvantages:

AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D


Excellent gaming performance, especially in games that heavily utilize cache

High clock speeds and large amount of cache

Power efficient


Lacks integrated graphics


Intel Core i9 14900K


Excellent single-core and multi-core performance

Has integrated graphics

Can be overclocked


Gaming performance slightly behind the Ryzen 9 7950X3D

Higher power consumption

CPU comparison:
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
Intel Core i9 14900K

Core parameters

Release Date February 28, 2023 April 25, 2023
Applicable Type Desktop Desktop
Instruction Set x86-64 x86-64
Processor Number 16 16
Integrated Graphics None Intel UHD Graphics 770

CPU Performance

Base Clock 4.2 GHz 3.0 GHz
Boost Clock 5.7 GHz 5.4 GHz
L1 Cache 16 KB (per core) 32 KB (per core)
L2 Cache 1 MB (per core) 2 MB (per core)
L3 Cache 128 MB (3D V-Cache) 30 MB

Memory Parameters

Type DDR5 DDR5
Capacity Supports up to 128 GB Supports up to 128 GB
Channels Dual-channel Dual-channel
Clock Speed Up to 5600 MHz Up to 5600 MHz


Socket AM5 LGA 1700
Package LGA 1718 BGA 1700

Graphics Card Parameters

Integrated Graphics No integrated graphics Intel UHD Graphics 770
Clock Speed No integrated graphics 1.65 GHz
Execution Units No integrated graphics 32


Manufacturing Process 5 nm Intel 7
TDP 120 Watts 125 Watts
Cooler Wraith Prism (boxed cooler) None (boxed processor does not include a cooler)

Benchmark Comparison