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Intel Core i9 9900K vs AMD Ryzen 5 2600X

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i9 9900K 57.6 GT/s
Ryzen 5 2600X 43.2 GT/s
Difference: 14.4 (33%)

Core Speed

Core i9 9900K 3.6 GHz
Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6 GHz
Difference: 0 (0%)


Core i9 9900K 16
Ryzen 5 2600X 12
Difference: 4 (33%)


Core i9 9900K 95 Watts
Ryzen 5 2600X 95 Watts
Difference: 0 (0%)

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Model Core i9 9900K Ryzen 5 2600X
Manufacturer Intel AMD
Architecture Coffee Lake-S Zen
Core Speed 3.6 GHz 3.6 GHz
Hyperthreading Yes No
Cores / Modules 8 6
Total Threads 16 12
Turbo 5.0 4.2
L2 Cache 8 x 256KB 6 x 256KB
L3 Cache 16MB 16MB
GPU Model UHD Graphics 630
TDP 95 Watts 95 Watts
Socket LGA 1151 AM4
Released October 2018 April 2018