Average Bench: 99.1% (5th of 1257)

Based on 396 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0655 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-10900 CPU @ 2.80GHz

Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i9-10900 averaged just 0.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i9-10900 near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,751Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 148Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-10900 is just 12.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-10900 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 92.3Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 567Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 396 samples)
Min Avg Max
82.9 Memory 92.3 97.1
137 1-Core 148 158
267 2-Core 291 311
99.6% 177 Pts
Min Avg Max
512 4-Core 567 605
869 8-Core 1,065 1,163
101% 816 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,256 64-Core 1,751 1,960
118% 1,751 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.5
1-Core 155
2-Core 302
103% 184 Pts
4-Core 595
8-Core 1,128
107% 861 Pts
64-Core 1,938
130% 1,938 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.8
1-Core 150
2-Core 286
100% 177 Pts
4-Core 574
8-Core 854
92% 714 Pts
64-Core 1,339
90% 1,339 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 95.6
1-Core 154
2-Core 302
104% 184 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,066
101% 815 Pts
64-Core 1,833
123% 1,833 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 88
1-Core 154
2-Core 294
100% 179 Pts
4-Core 603
8-Core 1,163
109% 883 Pts
64-Core 1,880
126% 1,880 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.4
1-Core 152
2-Core 301
101% 181 Pts
4-Core 578
8-Core 1,123
105% 850 Pts
64-Core 1,669
112% 1,669 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 90
1-Core 148
2-Core 291
99% 176 Pts
4-Core 562
8-Core 1,055
100% 808 Pts
64-Core 1,920
129% 1,920 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

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Typical Core i9-10900 Builds (Compare 470 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 171%
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Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 179%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS XII HERO (WI-FI)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $1,624

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i9-10900 Processor
Launch DateQ2'20
Processor Numberi9-10900
# of Cores10
# of Threads20
Cache20 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Clock Speed2.80 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency5.20 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C

Graphics

Processor GraphicsIntel® UHD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency350 MHz
# of Displays Supported3
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency1.20 GHz
Quick Sync VideoYes
InTru 3D TechYes
Clear Video HD TechYes
Clear Video Tech for MIDYes
Graphics Video Max Memory64 GB

Memory

Max Memory Size128 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2933
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth45.8 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Turbo Boost 3.0 TechYes
Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)Yes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1200

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Terrible

28 days ago.

So expensive when cheap i3 have same single core performance and multi-core is not used anywhere.


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