Average Bench: 92.4% (45th of 1316)

Based on 34,061 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000906ED Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-9700F CPU @ 3.00GHz

Excellent average bench

The Intel Core i7-9700F averaged just 7.6% 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 132Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 262Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-9700F is 24.2%. 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 937Pts
Avg. Memory Latency 88.8Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 34,061 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.9 Memory 88.8 95.3
113 1-Core 132 141
217 2-Core 262 280
91.4% 161 Pts
Min Avg Max
397 4-Core 516 554
603 8-Core 939 1,094
90.7% 727 Pts
Min Avg Max
641 64-Core 937 1,091
62.9% 937 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 93.6
1-Core 138
2-Core 266
95% 166 Pts
4-Core 561
8-Core 1,087
102% 824 Pts
64-Core 1,089
73% 1,089 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Memory 93.2
1-Core 136
2-Core 275
96% 168 Pts
4-Core 550
8-Core 1,090
101% 820 Pts
64-Core 1,086
73% 1,086 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.3
1-Core 140
2-Core 276
96% 169 Pts
4-Core 542
8-Core 1,074
99% 808 Pts
64-Core 1,081
73% 1,081 Pts
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 90.4
1-Core 134
2-Core 269
93% 165 Pts
4-Core 536
8-Core 1,071
99% 803 Pts
64-Core 1058
71% 1058 Pts
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Memory 87.4
1-Core 137
2-Core 273
93% 166 Pts
4-Core 549
8-Core 1,040
98% 794 Pts
64-Core 979
66% 979 Pts
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.9
1-Core 133
2-Core 264
91% 161 Pts
4-Core 530
8-Core 831
87% 680 Pts
64-Core 704
47% 704 Pts
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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

2 month ago.

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


Good

11 months ago.

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


Average

12 months ago.

it barely runs any big games but its kinda cheap


Terrible

21 months ago.

Terrible. Beyond terrible.


Good

15 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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