AMD Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6GHz Socket AM4 Box vs. Intel Core i9 9900KF 3.6GHz Socket 1151-2 Box without Cooler

64-bit processor
Yes
Yes
ECC
Yes
No
Instructions
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4a, AVX, AES-NI, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX, AES-NI, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES, MPX, SGX, TSX
CPU throttling
AMD Pure Power
Intel SpeedStep
Integrated graphics
No
No
Turbo Boost/Core
Yes
Yes
Max frequency
4.2 GHz
5 GHz
Virtualization
Yes
Yes
Technology type
AMD-V, AMD-Vi, AMD RVI
Intel VT-x, Intel VT-d, Intel EPT
Boxed
Yes
Yes
Box version
with fan
without fan/cooler
Clock frequency
3.6 GHz
3.6 GHz
CPU type
AMD Ryzen 5 2000 Series
Intel Core i9 Gen 9
Max number of PCI Express lanes
20
16
Micron technology
12 nm
14 nm
Number of cores
6 ​
8 ​
Number of threads
12 ​
16 ​
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
95 W
95 W
L2 cache (total)
3 MB
2 MB
L3 cache (total)
16 MB
16 MB
Release year
2018
2019
Socket
AMD Socket AM4
Intel Socket 1151-2