“It’s unstoppable”: First reviews of AMD’s fastest ever processor reveal a frightening prospect — there’s no way Intel will win the peformance crown for a few years

Benchmarking for AMD’s latest Threadripper Pro 7000 WX-series CPUs shows that the latest high-end processor has firmly taken Intel’s crown as the performance king of workstations.

The 96 core Ryzen Threadripper Pro 7995WX fared much better in a battery of tests compared to Intel’s 56-core Xeon W9-3495X processor, based on testing by Storage overview.