AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX 3.0GHz Socket TR4 Box without Cooler vs. Intel Core i7 9700K 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, 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
Yes
Frequency
350 MHz
Graphics processor
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Tubro frequency
Yes
Frequency (turbo)
1200 MHz
Turbo Boost/Core
Yes
Yes
Max frequency
4.2 GHz
4.9 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
without fan/cooler
without fan/cooler
Clock frequency
3 GHz
3.6 GHz
CPU type
AMD Ryzen Threadripper Gen 2
Intel Core i7 Gen 9
Max number of PCI Express lanes
64
16
Micron technology
12 nm
14 nm
Number of cores
32 ​
8 ​
Number of threads
64 ​
8 ​
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
250 W
95 W
L2 cache (total)
16 MB
2 MB
L3 cache (total)
64 MB
12 MB
Release year
2018
2018
Socket
AMD Socket TR4
Intel Socket 1151-2