Corona Renderer Benchmark Results [Updated]

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Corona Renderer Benchmark Results [Updated]

Corona has become a popular Render Engine which is available for 3ds Max, Cinema 4D and as a standalone Application.

Although many modern Render Engines have gone the route of GPU support, Corona has stayed faithful to being a full-blown CPU-Renderer only.

The following list shows what performance modern and popular CPUs can achieve in Corona (higher is better):

Corona Benchmark Results

= AMD   |    = Intel

CPU NameCoresGhzRays/s
AMD Threadripper 3990X642.935478
AMD Threadripper 3970X323.717730
AMD Threadripper 3960X243.813750
AMD Threadripper 2990WX323.013707
AMD Ryzen 9 5950X163.411157
AMD Threadripper 2970WX243.09899
AMD Ryzen 3950X163.59838
Intel i9 10980XE183.011907
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X123.78371
AMD Threadripper 2950X163.57714
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X123.87827
AMD Threadripper 2920X123.55592
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X83.86114
AMD Threadripper 1920X123.55754
Intel i9 9900X103.55360
Intel i9 7900X103.36763
AMD Ryzen 7 3800X83.95118
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X83.65045
Intel i9 9900K83.65910
Intel i7 10700k83.85628
Intel i9 10900k103.76977
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X63.74215
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X83.74723
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X63.83761
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X83.64087
AMD Ryzen 7 270083.24198
AMD Ryzen 5 360063.63824
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X63.63337
AMD Ryzen 5 260063.43155
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X63.32785
CPU NameCoresGHzRays/s


What CPU for Corona Rendering are you thinking of buying? Feel free to ask for help in the Comments.

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Hello,The Results base on official data?