Intel Core i9-10980XE: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i9-10980XE sales 2 October 2019 at a recommended price of $979. This is Cascade Lake architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 18 cores and 36 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4600 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA-2066 (LGA) processor with a TDP of 165 Watt. It supports DDR4 Quad-channel memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 43.66 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.