Average Bench: 125% (1st of 1158)

Based on 240 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF00050654 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-9980XE CPU @ 3.00GHz

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Core i9-9980XE averaged 25.4% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i9-9980XE near the top of the comparison list.


Multi Core Floating Point Speed 3,041Pts
Multi Core Integer Speed 2,616Pts

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i9-9980XE is 30.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i9-9980XE performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Single Core Integer Speed 124Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 128Pts

Average Bench

(Based on 240 samples)
Min Avg Max
111 SC Int 124 141
108 SC Float 131 149
113 SC Mixed 128 145
102% 127 Pts
Min Avg Max
418 QC Int 478 545
444 QC Float 505 577
426 QC Mixed 489 559
111% 491 Pts
Min Avg Max
2,276 MC Int 2,616 3,046
2,613 MC Float 3,041 3,533
2,477 MC Mixed 2,871 3,333
425% 2,843 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
SC Int 128
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 137
108% 136 Pts
QC Int 491
QC Float 520
QC Mixed 504
114% 505 Pts
MC Int 2,553
MC Float 3,018
MC Mixed 2,839
419% 2,803 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
SC Int 131
SC Float 138
SC Mixed 134
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 489
QC Float 519
QC Mixed 504
114% 504 Pts
MC Int 2,604
MC Float 3,003
MC Mixed 2,830
420% 2,812 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
SC Int 114
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 117
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 480
QC Mixed 452
104% 457 Pts
MC Int 2,578
MC Float 2,978
MC Mixed 2823
417% 2,793 Pts
LGA 2066 R4, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
SC Int 110
SC Float 121
SC Mixed 113
92% 114 Pts
QC Int 448
QC Float 479
QC Mixed 458
105% 462 Pts
MC Int 2,603
MC Float 2,969
MC Mixed 2,814
418% 2,796 Pts
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Gaming 159%
Desktop 168%
Workstation 189%


EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $3,664

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DescriptionIntel® Core™ i9-9980XE Extreme Edition Processor (24.75M Cache, up to 4.50 GHz)
Code NameSkylake
Launch DateQ4'18
Processor Numberi9-9980XE
# of Cores18
# of Threads36
Cache24.75 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed3.00 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.40 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
QPI Links0
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP165 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2017X


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


Max CPU Configuration1

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes


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17 hrs ago.

i don't like it because its an intel cpu.


14 days ago.

you know why... ITS THE BEST BEST BEST PC!!!


3 days ago.

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3 months ago.

i like this prossesor very much,it is fast like bolt,but there have problem,it's very easy to overheat(althought i use the high speed cpu cooler like cooler master master fan)


4 months ago.

just a re-brand of 7980XE


4 months ago.

Best CPU I've ever had.

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