Average Bench: 131% (4th of 1452)

Based on 12,283 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000B0671 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-14900K

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Core i9-14900K averaged 30.5% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i9-14900K near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. Multi Core Speed 4,231Pts
Avg. Quad Core Speed 946Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-14900K is just 11.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-14900K performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Memory Latency 83.6Pts
Avg. Octa Core Speed 1,822Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 12,283 samples)
Min Avg Max
73.3 Memory 83.6 94.7
231 1-Core 239 250
463 2-Core 475 495
136% 266 Pts
Min Avg Max
922 4-Core 946 961
1,686 8-Core 1,822 1,911
164% 1,384 Pts
Min Avg Max
3,822 64-Core 4,231 4,535
262% 4,231 Pts
User Benchmarks BenchNormalHeavyServer
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 24 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 5.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.1
1-Core 249
2-Core 484
142% 275 Pts
4-Core 958
8-Core 1,918
170% 1,438 Pts
64-Core 4,484
278% 4,484 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 24 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 5.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.9
1-Core 237
2-Core 476
135% 265 Pts
4-Core 956
8-Core 1,902
169% 1,429 Pts
64-Core 4,563
282% 4,563 Pts
LGA1700, 1 CPU, 24 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 5.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.4
1-Core 240
2-Core 479
135% 266 Pts
4-Core 959
8-Core 1,842
166% 1,400 Pts
64-Core 4,536
281% 4,536 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 24 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 5.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 79
1-Core 238
2-Core 444
131% 254 Pts
4-Core 930
8-Core 1,824
163% 1,377 Pts
64-Core 4,174
258% 4,174 Pts
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Gaming 459%
Desktop 127%
Workstation 609%

Motherboard: MSI MAG Z790 TOMAHAWK WIFI (MS-7D91)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $2,310

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14th generation Raptor Lake Refresh processor...

Added 8 months ago.


1 day ago.

was dreaming about having this cpu


2 months ago.

Powerful CPU that offers a close enough performance to the 13900KS. Games and rendering jobs work like a smooth charm!


1 month ago.


Amazing for the price. There's no point going the AMD route nowadays as Intel offers more compatibility (DDR4) and much better price to performance. Not sure why anyone would spend more for a worse processor.—Nov '23


7 months ago.

This CPU is incredibly well-placed for a refresh. The i9 14900k(640 euros) offers similar performance to the i9 13900KS(800 Euros) while being available for much less money. The new gen motherboards are also much better. So if you were thinking about getting the 13th gen i9 then the 14th gen is a no-brainer since it offers flawless performance for both gaming and productivity tasks. This is especially true since AMD's "equivalent" 7950x3d is haunted by software bugs and "features" such as needing to have Xbox game bar open 24/7 and having their motherboards overvolt and kill the CPUs.


6 months ago.

Reasonable refresh that offers more performance out of the box than the 13900KS for lower price and uses the same socket as 12th and 13th gen meaning you can easily upgrade if you want to and all you have to do is update your BIOS version if you haven't.


3 months ago.

For long years Intel was making a great work, building better and better CPUs, and doing it for people with low $ in pocket and people with more $$, Thanks again to Intel to make our lives to Good!


29 days ago.

Cpu cooking itself with overvoltage as Intel gets desperate to keep up

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