Intel Core i9-10940X: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i9-10940X sales 19 October 2019. This is Cascade Lake architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 14 cores and 28 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4800 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA2066 processor with a TDP of 165 Watt. It supports DDR4-2933 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 32.83 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX.
Of Core i9-10940X processor market type (desktop or notebook), architecture and sales start time and price.
Core i9-10940X's quantitative parameters such as cores and threads number, clocks, manufacturing process, cache size and multiplier lock state. These parameters indirectly say of Core i9-10940X's performance, but to be more precise you have to review its test results.
Information on Core i9-10940X compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one.
Technologies and extensions
Technological solutions and additional instructions supported by Core i9-10940X. You'll probably need this information if you require some particular technology.
Core i9-10940X technologies aimed at raising security, for example, by protecting against hacks.
Virtual machine speed-up technologies supported by Core i9-10940X are enumerated here.
Types, maximum amount and channel number of RAM supported by Core i9-10940X.
General parameters of GPU integrated into Core i9-10940X.
Specifications and connection of Core i9-10940X's supported peripherals.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Core i9-10940X. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
Let's see how good Core i9-10940X is for gaming compared with game system requirements. Remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.
Overall Core i9-10940X performance compared to nearest competitors among desktop CPUs.