Intel Core i9-9900KS: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i9-9900KS sales 30 October 2019 at a recommended price of $513. This is Coffee Lake-S architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home 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 FCLGA1151 processor with a TDP of 127 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-2666 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 26.23 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.