Intel
IntelBX80684I39100F
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4 Cores, 4 Threads @3.6GHz, Coffee Lake.
Release date: Q2 2019.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 17,087 user samples
2,459 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 88% Base clock 1.2 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 47% Base clock 1.2 GHz, turbo 0.2 GHz (avg)
Poor: 47% Great: 88%
SPEED RANK: 98th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
14,628 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 86% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Worst Bench: 65% Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Poor: 65% Great: 86%
SPEED RANK: 67th / 1206
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
Effective Speed
Effective CPU Speed
73.2 % 79 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+8%
1-Core
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed
122 Pts +2% 120 Pts
2-Core
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed
230 Pts 237 Pts +3%
4-Core
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed
371 Pts 441 Pts Faster quad-core speed.
+19%
8-Core
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed
480 Pts Slightly faster octa-core speed.
+7%
447 Pts
1-Core
OC Single Core Mixed Speed
138 Pts Slightly faster OC single-core speed.
+7%
129 Pts
2-Core
OC Dual Core Mixed Speed
275 Pts Slightly faster OC dual-core speed.
+9%
253 Pts
4-Core
OC Quad Core Mixed Speed
485 Pts 487 Pts +0%
8-Core
OC Octa Core Mixed Speed
626 Pts Faster OC octa-core speed.
+29%
487 Pts
Market Share
Based on 26,078,499 CPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.12 % 0.43 % Hugely higher market share.
+258%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
60 % 179 % Hugely more popular.
+198%
Age
Newest
6+ Months Much more recent.
+50%
12 Months
64-Core
OC Multi Core Mixed Speed
623 Pts Faster OC 64-core speed.
+27%
491 Pts
64-Core
Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed
460 Pts +2% 450 Pts
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Intel’s Core i3-9100F is a quad-core 9th generation Coffee Lake desktop processor. It features base / boost clocks of 3.6 / 4.2 GHz, 6 MB of cache, a 65W TDP and it ships with a cooler. Gamers should pair the 9100F with a Z390 motherboard and unlock higher XMP RAM speeds. This will deliver up to a 15% fps boost which is well worth it considering that many Z390 boards are available for around $100 USD (here is one of the builds from our EFps test lab). The 9100F has great single core performance coupled with a strong memory sub system. This enables it to deliver excellent all round performance, easily holding its own against far pricier CPUs for the majority of use cases. The heavily hyped 12 threaded 6 core Ryzen 3600 barely pulls ahead in any of the top five games[Oct '19 CPUPro]

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Processor Rankings (Price vs Performance) April 2020 CPU Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures real world performance for typical users. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield a value for money rating. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top CPUs. [CPUPro]

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  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
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