Average Bench: 82.5% (123rd of 1316)

Based on 1,789 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00050654 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-9820X CPU @ 3.30GHz
Poor: 73%Average: 82.5% Great: 91%
Gaming
Gaming 83%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 89%
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Very good average bench

The Intel Core i9-9820X averaged just 17.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i9-9820X near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 1,567Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 923Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-9820X is just 18.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-9820X performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Memory Latency 75.9Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 242Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,789 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.2 Memory 75.9 84.5
102 1-Core 122 133
202 2-Core 242 265
82.4% 147 Pts
Min Avg Max
402 4-Core 478 532
758 8-Core 923 1,059
86.6% 700 Pts
Min Avg Max
1,296 64-Core 1,567 1,759
105% 1,567 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 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Memory 86.1
1-Core 140
2-Core 277
94% 168 Pts
4-Core 549
8-Core 1,079
100% 814 Pts
64-Core 1,744
117% 1,744 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 81.1
1-Core 130
2-Core 259
88% 156 Pts
4-Core 518
8-Core 1,027
95% 772 Pts
64-Core 1,729
116% 1,729 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Memory 77.3
1-Core 122
2-Core 244
83% 148 Pts
4-Core 486
8-Core 930
88% 708 Pts
64-Core 1,560
105% 1,560 Pts
CPU0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Memory 75
1-Core 122
2-Core 232
81% 143 Pts
4-Core 482
8-Core 965
89% 723 Pts
64-Core 1,552
104% 1,552 Pts
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Gaming 114%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation 123%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX X299-E GAMING - $275

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i9-9820X X-series Processor (16.5M Cache, up to 4.20 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ4'18
Processor Numberi9-9820X
# of Cores10
# of Threads20
Cache16.5 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed3.30 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.10 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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6 months ago.

much cheaper ryzens are much faster core for core. most benchmark tools favor intel cpus. take benchmark of intel cpu's with a grain of salt.


Excellent

7 months ago.

New desktop with this processor. I'm blown away by it.


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