Average Bench: 112% (14th of 1158)

Based on 439 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00050654 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-9900X CPU @ 3.50GHz

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Core i9-9900X averaged 11.9% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i9-9900X near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 1,799Pts
Multi Core Integer Speed 1,533Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-9900X is 28.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-9900X performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Single Core Integer Speed 125Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 129Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 439 samples)
Min Avg Max
105 SC Int 125 142
106 SC Float 132 151
106 SC Mixed 129 148
103% 129 Pts
Min Avg Max
414 QC Int 491 562
436 QC Float 519 600
427 QC Mixed 505 581
114% 505 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,369 MC Int 1,533 1,743
1,608 MC Float 1,799 2,021
1,495 MC Mixed 1,691 1,911
250% 1,674 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
SC Int 130
SC Float 141
SC Mixed 127
106% 133 Pts
QC Int 524
QC Float 568
QC Mixed 540
123% 544 Pts
MC Int 1634
MC Float 1,951
MC Mixed 1,792
268% 1,792 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
SC Int 123
SC Float 131
SC Mixed 124
101% 126 Pts
QC Int 491
QC Float 522
QC Mixed 506
115% 506 Pts
MC Int 1,493
MC Float 1,753
MC Mixed 1,644
244% 1,630 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
SC Int 122
SC Float 95.2
SC Mixed 125
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 473
QC Float 505
QC Mixed 491
111% 490 Pts
MC Int 1,518
MC Float 1781
MC Mixed 1,693
248% 1,664 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
SC Int 117
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 466
QC Float 485
QC Mixed 491
109% 481 Pts
MC Int 1,496
MC Float 1,775
MC Mixed 1,662
246% 1,644 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 64.2
SC Float 72.2
SC Mixed 74
56% 70.1 Pts
QC Int 524
QC Float 559
QC Mixed 522
121% 535 Pts
MC Int 1,561
MC Float 1,871
MC Mixed 1,720
256% 1,717 Pts
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Typical Core i9-9900X Builds (Compare 185 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Desktop 153%
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Workstation 161%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME X299-DELUXE II

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 121% - Outstanding Total price: $2,285

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i9-9900X X-series Processor (19.25M Cache, up to 4.50 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ4'18
Processor Numberi9-9900X
# of Cores10
# of Threads20
Cache19.25 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed3.50 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.40 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP165 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2017X

Memory

Max Memory Size128 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2666
Memory Channels4
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes44

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes

Advanced Technologies

Turbo Boost 3.0 TechYes
Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes

Package

Max CPU Configuration1

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes

 Comments

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5 days ago.

Great performance on this CPU, overclocked up to 4.7 Ghz paired with 128GB of DDR4-3000 I get excellent performance in both my work applications like Adobe Premiere and games.


Excellent

21 days ago.

NICE ! a must buy


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