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AMD Ryzen 5 2600 vs Intel Core i9 9900K

AMD Ryzen 5 2600 Cpu
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
Intel Core i9 9900K Cpu
Intel Core i9 9900K
Editiorial reviews
6
4.5 out of 5
3 user ratings
5 stars
66 %
4 stars
33 %
3 stars
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15
4.4 out of 5
6 user ratings
5 stars
50 %
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User rating
38
4.1 out of 5
38 user ratings
5 stars
28 %
4 stars
50 %
3 stars
18 %
2 stars
2 %
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35
4.3 out of 5
35 user ratings
5 stars
40 %
4 stars
45 %
3 stars
14 %
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Full Comparison

General

AMD Ryzen 5 2600AMD Ryzen 5 2600
Intel Core i9 9900KIntel Core i9 9900K
Processor socketAM4LGA 1151
Component forPCPC
Operating modes
  • 32-bit
  • 64-bit
64-bit

Processor

AMD Ryzen 5 2600AMD Ryzen 5 2600
Intel Core i9 9900KIntel Core i9 9900K
Clock speed3.4 GHz3.6 GHz
Max turbo speed3.9 GHz5.0 GHz
Number of cores68
Number of threads1216
Thermal Design Power (TDP)65.0 W95.0 W
Processor lithography0.0 in0.0 in

Integrated Graphics

AMD Ryzen 5 2600AMD Ryzen 5 2600
Intel Core i9 9900KIntel Core i9 9900K
On-board graphics adapternoyes
TypeNot availableIntel UHD Graphics 630

Memory

AMD Ryzen 5 2600AMD Ryzen 5 2600
Intel Core i9 9900KIntel Core i9 9900K
Cache16 MB16 MB
Cache typeL3Smart Cache
Memory clock speeds supported by processor2933.0 MHz2666.0 MHz
Memory types supported by processorDDR4 SDRAMDDR4 SDRAM
Memory channelsDualDual

Thermals

AMD Ryzen 5 2600AMD Ryzen 5 2600
Intel Core i9 9900KIntel Core i9 9900K
Cooler includedyesno
Thermal specification203.0 °F212.0 °F

Pros & Cons

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