Intel Core i9-9900K: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i9-9900K sales 8 October 2018 at a recommended price of $488. This is Coffee Lake S architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 8 cores and 16 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 5000 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is LGA-1151 processor with a TDP of 95 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-2666 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 24.80 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.