Average Bench: 94.9% (8th of 1182)

Based on 339 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906ED Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-9700F CPU @ 3.00GHz
Poor: 86%Average: 94.9% Great: 99%
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier

Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i7-9700F averaged just 5.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Core i7-9700F near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 135Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 535Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-9700F is just 13.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-9700F performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 997Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 269Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 339 samples)
Min Avg Max
125 1-Core 135 142
251 2-Core 269 283
94.8% 202 Pts
Min Avg Max
479 4-Core 535 558
785 8-Core 994 1,106
95.1% 764 Pts
Min Avg Max
792 64-Core 997 1108
66.9% 997 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 137
2-Core 260
94% 198 Pts
4-Core 552
8-Core 1,022
98% 787 Pts
64-Core 1,063
71% 1,063 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
1-Core 134
2-Core 272
95% 203 Pts
4-Core 542
8-Core 1,044
98% 793 Pts
64-Core 1,060
71% 1,060 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,343,830 CPUs tested.

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Typical Core i7-9700F Builds (Compare 1,192 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asrock B360M IB-R1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $665

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-9700F Processor
Launch DateQ2'19
Processor Numberi7-9700F
# of Cores8
# of Threads8
Cache12 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsIntel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography14 nm
Clock Speed3.00 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency4.70 GHz
Bus Speed8 GT/s DMI3
Scalability1S Only
Max TDP65 W
Thermal Solution SpecificationPCG 2015C (65W)

Memory

Max Memory Size128 GB
Memory TypesDDR4-2666
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth41.6 GB/s
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision3.0
PCI Express ConfigurationsUp to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsYes
Secure KeyYes

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesYes
Turbo Boost Tech2.0
Hyper-Threading TechNo
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
TSX-NIYes
Identity Protection TechYes
Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)No

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1151

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
OS GuardYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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