Given the price of the new AMD Threadripper Pro, you’d expect the company’s best HEDT processor to crush the competition relentlessly. And it turns out that in most cases this usually happens, except for a few quite important ones, according to the first comprehensive test carried out.

Based in the USA Pugetsystems (opens in new tab)a popular workstation vendor, published a series of in-depth reviews of the Threadripper Pro 5995WX, 10 of them covering various applications, with Intel’s Xeon W-3300 as a training partner.