Average Bench: 84.3% (105th of 1323)

Based on 2,770 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00050654 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-9900X CPU @ 3.50GHz
Poor: 76%Average: 84.3% Great: 94%
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine

Very good average bench

The Intel Core i9-9900X averaged just 15.7% 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 952Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-9900X is just 18%. 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 76Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 495Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,770 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.9 Memory 76 86.2
111 1-Core 128 144
225 2-Core 253 285
85.1% 152 Pts
Min Avg Max
426 4-Core 495 572
802 8-Core 952 1,135
89.5% 723 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,401 64-Core 1,612 1,849
108% 1,612 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.2
1-Core 134
2-Core 263
89% 159 Pts
4-Core 530
8-Core 997
95% 764 Pts
64-Core 1,775
119% 1,775 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Memory 73.6
1-Core 134
2-Core 249
85% 152 Pts
4-Core 501
8-Core 962
90% 731 Pts
64-Core 1690
113% 1690 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 72
1-Core 122
2-Core 245
81% 146 Pts
4-Core 475
8-Core 859
83% 667 Pts
64-Core 1,599
107% 1,599 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Memory 69.2
1-Core 132
2-Core 253
84% 151 Pts
4-Core 482
8-Core 971
89% 727 Pts
64-Core 1,677
113% 1,677 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 64.6
1-Core 120
2-Core 241
78% 142 Pts
4-Core 470
8-Core 932
86% 701 Pts
64-Core 1,581
106% 1,581 Pts
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Gaming 146%
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Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 157%
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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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1 month ago.

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


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good


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