Average Bench: 97.5% (14th of 1276)

Based on 2,091 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0655 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-10900 CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 85%Average: 97.5% Great: 103%
Gaming
Gaming 98%
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Desktop
Desktop 98%
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Workstation
Workstation 103%
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Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i9-10900 averaged just 2.4% 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 1,744Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 146Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-10900 is just 18.3%. 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 90.7Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 559Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,091 samples)
Min Avg Max
81.3 Memory 90.7 96.8
131 1-Core 146 158
258 2-Core 288 309
98.5% 175 Pts
Min Avg Max
463 4-Core 559 602
785 8-Core 1,048 1,159
99.8% 803 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,236 64-Core 1,744 1,948
117% 1,744 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 95
1-Core 153
2-Core 302
103% 183 Pts
4-Core 586
8-Core 1,122
106% 854 Pts
64-Core 1,932
130% 1,932 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.5
1-Core 151
2-Core 299
101% 180 Pts
4-Core 582
8-Core 1120
105% 851 Pts
64-Core 1805
121% 1805 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.5
1-Core 145
2-Core 284
98% 174 Pts
4-Core 567
8-Core 1,083
102% 825 Pts
64-Core 1,877
126% 1,877 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.9
1-Core 148
2-Core 294
99% 177 Pts
4-Core 579
8-Core 1,122
105% 851 Pts
64-Core 1,920
129% 1,920 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 35,849,211 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i9-10900 Builds (Compare 2,511 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 120%
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Desktop
Desktop 102%
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Workstation
Workstation 125%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z490-P - $178

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $768

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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

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Good

16 days ago.

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


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