Intel Core i9-10900K: specs and benchmarks

Intel Core i9-10900K

Summary

Intel started Intel Core i9-10900K sales 20 May 2020 at a recommended price of $488. This is Comet Lake-S architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 10 cores and 20 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 5300 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.

Compatibility-wise, this is LGA 1200 processor with a TDP of 125 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-2933 memory.

We have no data on Core i9-10900K benchmark results.

General info

Of Core i9-10900K processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
Type
Desktop
 
Architecture codename
Comet Lake-S
 
Release date
20 May 2020
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$488
 

Technical specs

Core i9-10900K's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i9-10900K's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Number of cores
10
 
Number of threads
20
 
Base frequency
3.7 GHz
 
of 4.7 (FX-9590)
Maximum frequency
5.3 GHz
 
L1 cache
640 KB
 
of 896 (Atom C3950)
L2 cache
2.5 MB
 
L3 cache
20 MB
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Maximum core temperature
100 °C
 
of 110 (Atom x7-E3950)
Maximum case temperature (TCase)
72 °C
 
of 105 (Core i7-5557U)
64 bit support
+
 
Unlocked
+
 

Compatibility

Information on Core i9-10900K 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
LGA 1200
 
Power consumption (TDP)
125 Watt
 
of 650 (Atom Z500)

Technologies and extensions

Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i9-10900K. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
AES-NI
+
 
AVX
+
 
Hyper-Threading
+
 

Security technologies

Core i9-10900K technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
TXT
+
 

Virtualization technologies

Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i9-10900K are enumerated here.
AMD-V
+
 
VT-d
+
 
VT-x
+
 

Memory specs

Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i9-10900K.
Supported memory types
DDR4-2933
 
of 4266 (Ryzen 9 4900H)

Graphics specifications

General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i9-10900K.
Integrated graphics
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i9-10900K. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Cinebench 10 32-bit single-core

8127

Cinebench 10 32-bit multi-core

59368

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit single-core

2.56

Cinebench 11.5 64-bit multi-core

29

Cinebench 15 64-bit single-core

224

Cinebench 15 64-bit multi-core

2620

WinRAR 4.0

9739

x264 encoding pass 1

290

x264 encoding pass 2

149

TrueCrypt AES

15

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