Average Bench: 93.3% (44th of 1317)

Based on 43,370 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906ED Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-9700F CPU @ 3.00GHz

Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i7-9700F averaged just 6.6% 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 133Pts
Avg. Quad Core Mixed Speed 522Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-9700F is 20.6%. 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 951Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 89.3Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 43,370 samples)
Min Avg Max
77.7 Memory 89.3 95.5
115 1-Core 133 141
224 2-Core 264 281
92.1% 162 Pts
Min Avg Max
416 4-Core 522 555
662 8-Core 945 1,096
91.6% 734 Pts
Min Avg Max
691 64-Core 951 1,095
63.8% 951 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.8
1-Core 138
2-Core 275
95% 168 Pts
4-Core 552
8-Core 1,075
100% 813 Pts
64-Core 1,074
72% 1,074 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 92.4
1-Core 127
2-Core 271
93% 164 Pts
4-Core 540
8-Core 1,017
97% 779 Pts
64-Core 985
66% 985 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 88.5
1-Core 136
2-Core 274
94% 166 Pts
4-Core 544
8-Core 1043
98% 793 Pts
64-Core 1,045
70% 1,045 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 89.1
1-Core 129
2-Core 269
92% 162 Pts
4-Core 532
8-Core 1,058
98% 795 Pts
64-Core 1,044
70% 1,044 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.3
1-Core 139
2-Core 274
95% 168 Pts
4-Core 517
8-Core 992
93% 754 Pts
64-Core 1,078
72% 1,078 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.3
1-Core 138
2-Core 274
93% 165 Pts
4-Core 528
8-Core 1,074
98% 801 Pts
64-Core 1,069
72% 1,069 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Memory 80.9
1-Core 123
2-Core 248
85% 151 Pts
4-Core 505
8-Core 800
83% 652 Pts
64-Core 818
55% 818 Pts
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Workstation 87%
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Motherboard: Asrock B365M IB-R

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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

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Excellent

5 months ago.

It gave me a great time but never called for a second date.


Good

2 months ago.

This is very a good faster processor, Good performance for gaming.


Average

15 months ago.

it barely runs any big games but its kinda cheap


Terrible

2 years ago.

Terrible. Beyond terrible.


Good

18 months ago.

Of course the lower clock and turbo along with no ability to overclock isn't great, but if you snag this CPU at a fair or lower price than the MSRP it's an extremely good choice. It struggles a lick or so with Assassins Creed Odyssey but that is all on Ubisoft for having such bad optimization. That does not mean I cannot run almost all settings on high or very high/ultra but there are odd spots with frame drops due to heavy CPU usage in that game...... With its 8 cores and 8 threads it handles Doom Eternal and RDR2 flawlessly though. If you find the K series for roughly the same price grab it, but if this guy is part of a bundle or on sale, you wont be disappointed with it when it comes to gaming or consumer desktop activities and a little beyond. It may be on its way out with the low clock speed by 2021 however, even with 8 cores and threads! I use Intel's XTU to force the turbo on for a longer duration and with a good air cooler it does not go above 60C, give or take another degree, so no power or thermal throttling at all! All around I would say this CPU is good but not outstanding. If it was unlocked that would be another story but would create mean the K series is even closer in specs, although it having a lower clock and turbo would still have made the K series a viable option and Intel could do away with this locked mumbo jumbo...


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