Average Bench: 95.4% (48th of 1355)

Based on 7,228 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000A0655 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-10900F CPU @ 2.80GHz
Poor: 83%Average: 95.4% Great: 102%
Gaming
Gaming 95%
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Desktop
Desktop 96%
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Workstation
Workstation 100%
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Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i9-10900F averaged just 4.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i9-10900F near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,696Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 141Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-10900F is just 18.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-10900F performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 90.6Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 992Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,228 samples)
Min Avg Max
79.2 Memory 90.6 96.8
120 1-Core 141 153
233 2-Core 276 299
95.9% 169 Pts
Min Avg Max
431 4-Core 537 586
724 8-Core 992 1,119
95.1% 765 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,197 64-Core 1,696 1,928
114% 1,696 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 96.8
1-Core 150
2-Core 294
102% 180 Pts
4-Core 586
8-Core 1,098
105% 842 Pts
64-Core 1,903
128% 1,903 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 96.4
1-Core 152
2-Core 295
103% 181 Pts
4-Core 583
8-Core 1,120
105% 852 Pts
64-Core 1,883
126% 1,883 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 96.9
1-Core 144
2-Core 283
99% 175 Pts
4-Core 576
8-Core 1,045
101% 810 Pts
64-Core 1,830
123% 1,830 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.2
1-Core 156
2-Core 302
103% 184 Pts
4-Core 587
8-Core 1,108
105% 848 Pts
64-Core 1,845
124% 1,845 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 96.2
1-Core 144
2-Core 277
98% 172 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,086
102% 825 Pts
64-Core 1,893
127% 1,893 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 83.9
1-Core 152
2-Core 291
98% 175 Pts
4-Core 552
8-Core 1097
102% 825 Pts
64-Core 1,858
125% 1,858 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 85
1-Core 140
2-Core 279
94% 168 Pts
4-Core 541
8-Core 1,066
99% 803 Pts
64-Core 1,907
128% 1,907 Pts
LGA1200, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.4
1-Core 136
2-Core 287
92% 167 Pts
4-Core 558
8-Core 1016
98% 787 Pts
64-Core 1,812
122% 1,812 Pts
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Typical Core i9-10900F Builds (Compare 23,672 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 147%
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Desktop
Desktop 100%
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Workstation
Workstation 153%
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Motherboard: MSI Z490-A PRO - $110

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i9-10900F Processor
Launch DateQ2'20
Processor Numberi9-10900F
# 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

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)No

Package

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

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

 Comments

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4 months ago.

Price is much more affordable


Excellent

12 months ago.

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


Excellent

15 months ago.

good 10 core cpu for gaming z490 platform


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