Average Bench: 84% (99th of 1305)

Based on 2,238 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00050654 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-9900X CPU @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 76%Average: 84% Great: 93%
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i9-9900X averaged just 15.9% lower 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

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,612Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 957Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-9900X is just 17%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-9900X performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 75.6Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 495Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,238 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.4 Memory 75.6 84.4
110 1-Core 127 143
216 2-Core 252 283
84.8% 152 Pts
Min Avg Max
420 4-Core 495 560
814 8-Core 957 1,116
89.8% 726 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,402 64-Core 1,612 1,845
108% 1,612 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.8 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.1
1-Core 147
2-Core 293
96% 174 Pts
4-Core 586
8-Core 1,158
107% 872 Pts
64-Core 1,904
128% 1,904 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.7
1-Core 138
2-Core 269
88% 160 Pts
4-Core 514
8-Core 1,002
94% 758 Pts
64-Core 1,715
115% 1,715 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 78.5
1-Core 108
2-Core 259
82% 149 Pts
4-Core 475
8-Core 991
90% 733 Pts
64-Core 1,554
104% 1,554 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Memory 73
1-Core 132
2-Core 245
84% 150 Pts
4-Core 495
8-Core 978
91% 736 Pts
64-Core 1,588
106% 1,588 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.4
1-Core 126
2-Core 244
81% 146 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 849
83% 661 Pts
64-Core 1,557
104% 1,557 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 66.3
1-Core 102
2-Core 251
76% 140 Pts
4-Core 454
8-Core 880
82% 667 Pts
64-Core 1,552
104% 1,552 Pts
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Typical Core i9-9900X Builds (Compare 68 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 148%
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Desktop
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 159%
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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $1,831

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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

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2 months ago.

better in my opinion when i look at the cores and threads


Good

16 months ago.

good


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