Average Bench: 96.4% (33rd of 1316)

Based on 7,259 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0655 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-10900 CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 81%Average: 96.4% Great: 103%
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 101%
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Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i9-10900 averaged just 3.6% 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 1,712Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 145Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-10900 is 21.9%. 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 89.4Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 1,031Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,259 samples)
Min Avg Max
77.8 Memory 89.4 96.3
122 1-Core 145 156
228 2-Core 284 307
97.3% 173 Pts
Min Avg Max
431 4-Core 554 600
748 8-Core 1,031 1,151
98.6% 793 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,237 64-Core 1,712 1,934
115% 1,712 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 95.8
1-Core 149
2-Core 304
103% 183 Pts
4-Core 595
8-Core 1,144
108% 870 Pts
64-Core 1,934
130% 1,934 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.6
1-Core 154
2-Core 304
103% 184 Pts
4-Core 598
8-Core 1,152
108% 876 Pts
64-Core 1,713
115% 1,713 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.5
1-Core 151
2-Core 301
102% 181 Pts
4-Core 594
8-Core 1,146
108% 870 Pts
64-Core 1,917
129% 1,917 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 10 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 96.7
1-Core 146
2-Core 292
101% 178 Pts
4-Core 571
8-Core 1,141
105% 856 Pts
64-Core 1,413
95% 1,413 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 94.1
1-Core 150
2-Core 293
101% 179 Pts
4-Core 582
8-Core 1,114
105% 848 Pts
64-Core 1,915
128% 1,915 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.7
1-Core 142
2-Core 287
97% 173 Pts
4-Core 565
8-Core 1,074
102% 820 Pts
64-Core 1,881
126% 1,881 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.9
1-Core 139
2-Core 273
94% 167 Pts
4-Core 531
8-Core 1,010
96% 771 Pts
64-Core 1,908
128% 1,908 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 95.6
1-Core 145
2-Core 286
100% 175 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 440
50% 385 Pts
64-Core 558
37% 558 Pts
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Desktop
Desktop 97%
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Workstation 130%
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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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1 month ago.

11400F+3060Ti: Game over AMD, at least until Zen4 and RDNA 3 …


Good

8 months ago.

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


Average

6 months ago.

i7 is cheaper than i9 and is almost same performenc


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