Intel Core i7-9850H: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i7-9850H

Summary

Intel started Intel Core i7-9850H sales 30 April 2019. This is Coffee Lake architecture notebook processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4.60 GHz and a locked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is FCBGA1440 processor with a TDP of 45 Watt. It supports DDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133 memory.

It provides good benchmark performance at 29.09 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X.

General info

Of Core i7-9850H processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Type
Laptop
 
Series
Intel Core i7
 
Achitecture codename
Coffee Lake
 
Release date
30 April 2019
 

Technical specs

Core i7-9850H's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i7-9850H's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
6
 
Number of threads
12
 
Maximum frequency
4.6 GHz
 
of 5 (FX-9590)
L1 cache
384 KB
 
of 896 (Core i9-7940X)
L2 cache
1.5 MB
 
of 8 (FX-8350)
L3 cache
9 MB
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Die size
149 mm2
 
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
64 bit support
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core i7-9850H compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Max number of CPUs in a configuration
1
 
Socket
FCBGA1440
 
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i7-9850H. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Instruction set extensions
Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2
 
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
vPro
+
 
Enhanced SpeedStep (EIST)
+
 
Speed Shift
+
 
My WiFi
+
 
Turbo Boost
2.0
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 
TSX
+
 
Idle States
+
 
Thermal Monitoring
+
 
Flex Memory Access
+
 
SIPP
+
 

Security technologies

Core i7-9850H technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 
EDB
+
 
Secure Key
+
 
MPX
+
 
Identity Protection
+
 
SGX
Yes with Intel® ME
 
OS Guard
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i7-9850H are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 
EPT
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i7-9850H.
Supported memory types
DDR4-2666, LPDDR3-2133
 
Maximum memory size
128 GB
 
Max memory channels
2
 
Maximum memory bandwidth
41.8 GB / s
 
of 262.26 (Xeon Platinum 9221)

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i7-9850H.
Integrated graphics
Intel UHD Graphics 630 (350 - 1150 MHz)
 
Max video memory
64 GB
 
Quick Sync
+
 
Clear Video
+
 
Clear Video HD
+
 
Graphics max frequency
1.15 GHz
 
InTru 3D
+
 

Graphics interfaces

Available interfaces and connections of Core i7-9850H's integrated GPU.
Number of displays supported
3
 
eDP
+
 
DisplayPort
+
 
HDMI
+
 
DVI
+
 

Graphics image quality

Maximum display resolutions supported by Core i7-9850H's integrated GPU, including resolutions over different interfaces.
4K resolution support
+
 
Max resolution over HDMI 1.4
4096x2304@30Hz
 
Max resolution over eDP
4096x2304@60Hz
 
Max resolution over DisplayPort
4096x2304@60Hz
 
Max resolution over VGA
N / A
 

Graphics API support

APIs supported by Core i7-9850H's integrated GPU, sometimes API versions are included.
DirectX
12
 
OpenGL
4.5
 

Peripherals

Specifications and connection of Core i7-9850H's supported peripherals.
PCIe revision
3.0
 
Max number of PCIe lanes
16
 
of 128 (EPYC 7551P)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i7-9850H. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

29.09

3DMark06 CPU

10056

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

7169

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

31938

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

2.13

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

12.5

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

193

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

1109

WinRAR 4.0

5621

x264 encoding pass 1

201

x264 encoding pass 2

68

TrueCrypt AES

7.4

Geekbench 4.0 64-bit single-core

5376

Geekbench 4.0 64-bit multi-core

20077

Passmark

13950

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Core i7-9850H is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall Core i7-9850H performance compared to nearest competitors. All CPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Core i7-9850H from AMD is Ryzen 7 PRO 2700U, which is slower by 36% and lower by 246 positions in our rating.

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