Geekbench 5

12 CPUs Tested on Geekbench 5 and Geekbench 4

Geekbench 5 was officially released by Primate Labs today and Legit Reviews has been taking a look at this benchmark in the lab. The release of Geekbench 5 brings new machine learning, augmented reality, and computational photography workloads to the CPU test. Primate Labs also updated their existing workloads to use larger data sets to …more

Novabench Benchmark Utility

12 CPUs Tested Using Novabench Benchmark Software

In our quest to find new CPU benchmarks we were told about Novabench by members of the #SiliconGang on Twitter. Novabench has been around since 2007 and is a free benchmark application that has been used by millions of people. We’ve never ran this benchmark here on Legit Reviews, so we figured that we’d give …more

Neat Video 5 Filter

12 CPUs Tested Using Neat Video Noise Reduction Tool w/ NeatBench 5

We’ve been looking to try out some new benchmarks for Legit Reviews and have been taking a look at a number of them. One of the more interesting real-world benchmarks is NeatBench 5, which is the benchmark application for Neat Video. Neat Video came out in 2005 and is a video editing plug-in tool for …more

3900X versus 9900K

IPC Battle – AMD Ryzen 9 3900X Vs Intel Core i9-9900K

AMD’s new 3rd Gen Ryzen processors that are built on the 7nm manufacturing process helped close the performance gap with Intel when they launched last month. Our testing showed that AMD led many of the heavily threaded tests since they had more cores, but Intel was still the single-threaded performance leader. AMD claimed its new 3rd …more

Intel Core i3-9100 Processor

Intel Core i3-9100 4-Core Processor Review

A 9th Gen Coffee Lake-R Processor For Under $90 Today we’ll be taking a closer look at the Intel Core i3-9100 quad-core desktop processor that was released in May 2019. Intel offers the Core i3-9100 with and without integrated graphics. The base model is the Intel Core i3-9100F without graphics that runs $89.99 shipped and …more

Intel 10nm Ice Lake CPU Testing

Intel 10nm Ice Lake Benchmarks on the Core i7-1065G7 Processor

Legit Reviews Gets To Benchmark 10nm Ice Lake Intel recently invited a small number of hardware reviewers out to Santa Clara to be the very first to get a chance to do some hands-on testing with 10th Gen Intel Core mobile processors. Legit Reviews just happened to be one of those sites and we eagerly …more

AMD Ryzen 5 3600X CPU

AMD Ryzen 5 3600X Processor Review

Can Ryzen 5 3600X For $250 Steal The Show? Today we’ll be taking a closer look at the AMD Ryzen 5 3600X 6-core, 12-thread desktop processor. This chip will more than likely be one of the most sold Ryzen 3000 series processors due to its rather affordable price point of $249. Under the hood the …more

Intel Core i5-9600K Retail Box CPU

Intel Core i5-9600K Coffee Lake CPU Review

$250 Will Get You 6-core 9600K CPU As we wait for our AMD Ryzen 5 3600X processor to arrive for testing we wanted to and take a look at its main competitor, the Intel Core i5-9600K 6-core processor. The Intel Core i5-9600K is currently priced at $249.89 shipped, which is slightly lower than the $279 …more

Game Mode in Ryzen Master on 3900X

Game Mode Might Boost Performance On AMD Ryzen 9 3900X Processors

Most of our readers know that the vast majority of PC games are designed for your mainstream 4-8 core processors. As the processor manufacturers have been rapidly increasing core counts that hasn’t directly translated into better performance. When AMD first introduced their Ryzen Threadripper series of processors in 2017 with up to 16-cores and 32-threads …more

Ryzen 9 3900X running Cinebench at 1.0V

AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 12-Core CPU Undervolted to 1.00V

I noticed a number of sites and channels are reporting that the AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 12-core, 24-thread processor can be run at full clock speeds with just 1.00V on the CPU VCore. That sounds pretty damn impressive and I just had to give it a try here to see if that is possible and …more

AMD Ryzen 9 3900X and Ryzen 7 3700X

AMD Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 9 3900X CPU Review

AMD Goes 7nm on Ryzen 3000 Series CPUs Last week AMD Ryzen 3000 series desktop processors based on the Zen 2 architecture finally came to market. AMD launched six new desktop processors of which five are available today. Of the processors that are out today they range in price between $199 to $499.  The six  model …more

AMD Keynote Computex 2019

AMD 3rd Gen Ryzen CPUs Announced – Ryzen 9 3900X 12-Core Beast

AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su took to the stage tonight as the keynote speaker at Computex 2019 in Taipei, Taiwan. AMD is set to have an incredible year thanks to having both 3rd Gen Ryzen processors and new Navi GPUs built on the latest 7nm manufacturing process. Just like many expected, AMD did indeed …more

Intel Ice Lake CPU Slide

Intel Ice Lake CPUs Coming in June, Tiger Lake Arrives in 2020 and 7nm Coming 2021

Intel’s 2019 Investor Meeting took place yesterday and there were a ton of great announcements for PC enthusiasts. For starters, it was confirmed that Intel’s first volume 10nm CPU, code-named Ice Lake, will begin shipping in June 2019 with systems on the shelf by the holiday season! This next-generation CPU will bring the usual IPC gains, …more

Intel C621 Test System with Gigabyte Board

Intel Xeon W-3175X 28-Core Skylake-SP CPU Review

Intel Xeon W-3175X Arrives For Workstations Today, we have a real treat for our readers as Intel sent over a system powered by the mighty Intel Xeon W-3175X 28-core, 56-thread processor for us to try out. Intel has had a 28-core Skylake-SP processor on the market since 2017, but not like this one. Intel wanted …more