Intel Core i9 9900KF 3.6GHz Socket 1151-2 Box without Cooler vs. AMD Ryzen 9 3900X 3.8GHz Socket AM4 Box

64-bit processor
Yes
Yes
ECC
No
Yes
Instructions
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX, AES-NI, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES, MPX, SGX, TSX
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, SSE4a, AVX, AES-NI, AVX2, FMA3, ABM, BMI1, BMI2, F16C, AES
CPU throttling
Intel SpeedStep
AMD Pure Power
Integrated graphics
No
No
Turbo Boost/Core
Yes
Yes
Max frequency
5 GHz
4.6 GHz
Virtualization
Yes
Yes
Technology type
Intel VT-x, Intel VT-d, Intel EPT
AMD-V, AMD-Vi, AMD RVI
Boxed
Yes
Yes
Box version
without fan/cooler
with fan
Clock frequency
3.6 GHz
3.8 GHz
CPU type
Intel Core i9 Gen 9
AMD Ryzen 9 Gen 3
Max number of PCI Express lanes
16
20
Micron technology
14 nm
7 nm
Number of cores
8 ​
12 ​
Number of threads
16 ​
24 ​
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
95 W
105 W
L2 cache (total)
2 MB
6 MB
L3 cache (total)
16 MB
64 MB
Release year
2019
2019
Socket
Intel Socket 1151-2
AMD Socket AM4