Performance Testing Intel’s Core i9-9980XE 18-core CPU In Linux


Oct 13, 2016
I know we've got some Linux fans here so thought you'd might like to see this one.

"At the moment, our Linux testing is simple in the grand scheme, but it will evolve over time, notably to include more GPU-related tests, including gaming and workstation. "

"This may be the quickest we’ve produced results for a new Linux release before, with Ubuntu 19.04 having launched around the same time we were preparing to begin testing."

I remember a four years ago thinking, when putting together my 4930k rig, that 6c/12t was pretty far ahead of the curve and it is aging well but looking at the chart in this article definitely has me feeling humble.