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by mwyoung
Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: buying a new computer
Replies: 143
Views: 3963

Re: buying a new computer

16 core 3950X will come only in September, and is not a very good deal. It will cost $750 or 50% more than the 12 core 3900X ($500). Has a lower base clock and at best a similar stable clock (getting rid of Boost for consistency) to 3900X. More important, the L2 + L3 cache sizes are almost the same...
by mwyoung
Mon Jul 08, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: buying a new computer
Replies: 143
Views: 3963

Re: buying a new computer

I think to buy a new computer and I wonder what is the elo of stockfish and lc0 for different prices of hardware. Is there a table for comparison that give price and elo estimate for both? Hi Uri! Based on the multicore intetger score of 77115. You can use NPS as a proxy for Elo - for the same engi...
by mwyoung
Mon Jul 08, 2019 4:33 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ryzen 3000 series is out
Replies: 30
Views: 1503

Re: Ryzen 3000 series is out

Are complete 3900x systems available anywhere? Ideally, with user-configurable options. Cyber power is one of the better priced options online. That let you configure the system you want. And it is ready for your 3900x configuration. But please build it yourself. It will be better built and cost le...
by mwyoung
Mon Jul 08, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: R.R. Tournament Corsair Raiders CCRL(f) 3.5h/40 moves
Replies: 4
Views: 243

Re: R.R. Tournament Corsair Raiders CCRL(f) 3.5h/40 moves

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by mwyoung
Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ryzen 3000 series is out
Replies: 30
Views: 1503

Re: Ryzen 3000 series is out

Are complete 3900x systems available anywhere? Ideally, with user-configurable options. Cyber power is one of the better priced options online. That let you configure the system you want. And it is ready for your 3900x configuration. But please build it yourself. It will be better built and cost le...
by mwyoung
Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ryzen 3000 series is out
Replies: 30
Views: 1503

Re: Ryzen 3000 series is out

Are complete 3900x systems available anywhere? Ideally, with user-configurable options. Cyber power is one of the better priced options online. That let you configure the system you want. And it is ready for your 3900x configuration. But please build it yourself. It will be better built and cost le...
by mwyoung
Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ryzen 3000 series is out
Replies: 30
Views: 1503

Re: Ryzen 3000 series is out

Are complete 3900x systems available anywhere? Ideally, with user-configurable options. Cyber power is one of the better priced options online. That let you configure the system you want. And it is ready for your 3900x configuration. But please build it yourself. It will be better built and cost le...
by mwyoung
Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: buying a new computer
Replies: 143
Views: 3963

Re: buying a new computer

Thanks for the all the replies. Note that I do not understand much about hardware. I read basically the following information when I do not know exactly what is the meaning of everything. 1)CPU: AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 12 Core or AMD 16 Core Ryzen 9(not sure if 16 cores are faster and how much faster) 2)...
by mwyoung
Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: buying a new computer
Replies: 143
Views: 3963

Re: buying a new computer

Thanks for the all the replies. Note that I do not understand much about hardware. I read basically the following information when I do not know exactly what is the meaning of everything. 1)CPU: AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 12 Core or AMD 16 Core Ryzen 9(not sure if 16 cores are faster and how much faster) 2)...
by mwyoung
Sun Jul 07, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: R.R. Tournament Corsair Raiders CCRL(f) 3.5h/40 moves
Replies: 4
Views: 243

Re: R.R. Tournament Corsair Raiders CCRL(f) 3.5h/40 moves

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