The company behind the Master Lu benchmark released a ranking of the most powerful consumer and portable CPUs until the third quarter of 2020, and the great beneficiary of this is AMD, and that is that of the TOP 30, the first four CPUs listed are from AMD, while in laptops, of the TOP 10, the first four CPUs are also from the red company.
Without surprises in between, the TOP 3 is covered by the Ryzen Threadripper 3990X, 3970X, and 3960X with 64, 32, and 24 cores respectively, the AMD Ryzen 9 3950X with 16 cores taking fourth place and the Intel fifth. 18-core Core i9-10980XE. Of the 30 most powerful consumer CPUs you can buy today, things are very even: 14 are AMD CPUs and 16 are Intel.
If we go to laptops, there are no surprises either, the top positions are taken by the AMD Ryzen 9 4900HS / 4900H, Ryzen 7 4800HS / 4800H and in fifth place the Intel Core i9-10980HK. All of these CPUs are 8-core.
As for the most popular processors, Intel wins with the Core i5-9400F and the Core i3-9100F in the first two places followed by the AMD Ryzen 5 3600, some inexpensive CPUs to make up gaming equipment. In laptops, we have the AMD Ryzen 7 4800H followed by the Intel Core i7-10750H and the Core i5-10210U.
In terms of share, AMD occupies 25.34%. Although only one third of its rivals, it has increased by 3.21 percentage points from the previous quarter.