AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX 3.0GHz Socket TR4 Box without Cooler vs. AMD Ryzen 5 3600X 3.8GHz Socket AM4 Box

64-bit processor
Yes
Yes
ECC
Yes
Yes
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, SSE4a, AVX, AES-NI, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
CPU throttling
AMD Pure Power
AMD Pure Power
Integrated graphics
No
No
Turbo Boost/Core
Yes
Yes
Max frequency
4.2 GHz
4.4 GHz
Virtualization
Yes
Yes
Technology type
AMD-V, AMD-Vi, AMD RVI
AMD-V, AMD-Vi, AMD RVI
Boxed
Yes
Yes
Box version
without fan/cooler
with fan
Clock frequency
3 GHz
3.8 GHz
CPU type
AMD Ryzen Threadripper Gen 2
AMD Ryzen 5 Gen 3
Max number of PCI Express lanes
64
20
Micron technology
12 nm
7 nm
Number of cores
32 ​
6 ​
Number of threads
64 ​
12 ​
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
250 W
95 W
L2 cache (total)
16 MB
3 MB
L3 cache (total)
64 MB
32 MB
Release year
2018
2019
Socket
AMD Socket TR4
AMD Socket AM4