Best Intel processors

We rated Intel CPUs using their overall performance, which means averaged benchmark results. Intel processors for all markets (desktop, notebook, server) participate. CPUs with no known benchmark results are not present in the rating.
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# CPU Type Socket Performance Cores/threads Year Price now Power consumption
1
Intel Xeon W-3175X
Xeon W-3175X
server Intel Socket 364769.9328/562018255 W
2
Intel Xeon W-3265
Xeon W-3265
server Socket P66.0824/482019205 W
3
Intel Xeon Platinum 8268
Xeon Platinum 8268
server Intel Socket 364766.0824/482018205 W
4
Intel Xeon Gold 6254
Xeon Gold 6254
server Socket P62.5918/362019200 W
5
Intel Xeon Platinum 8168
Xeon Platinum 8168
server Socket P60.7524/482017205 W
6
Intel Core i9-9980XE
Core i9-9980XE
desktop FCLGA-2066 (LGA)60.7418 / 3620182949 USD165 W
7
Intel Xeon Platinum 8173M
Xeon Platinum 8173M
server Socket P60.1828/56
8
Intel Xeon Gold 6210U
Xeon Gold 6210U
server Socket P59.5520/402019150 W
9
Intel Core i9-9960X
Core i9-9960X
desktop Intel Socket 206659.3716/3220181628 USD165 W
10
Intel Xeon Platinum 8175M
Xeon Platinum 8175M
server Socket P58.6024/48
11
Intel Xeon Gold 6212U
Xeon Gold 6212U
server Socket P58.5124/482019165 W
12
Intel Xeon Gold 6154
Xeon Gold 6154
server FCLGA364757.8118/3620173809 USD200 W
13
Intel Core i9-7980XE
Core i9-7980XE
desktop Intel Socket 206657.7018/3620171585 USD165 W
14
Intel Core i9-9940X
Core i9-9940X
desktop Intel Socket 206656.2014/2820181389 USD165 W
15
Intel Xeon Platinum 8124M
Xeon Platinum 8124M
server Socket P55.9618/36
16
Intel Core i9-7960X
Core i9-7960X
desktop Intel Socket 206654.2816/3220171879 USD165 W
17
Intel Xeon Gold 6148
Xeon Gold 6148
server LGA-364753.8320/402017150 W
18
Intel Xeon Gold 6138
Xeon Gold 6138
server Socket P53.7520/402017125 W
19
Intel Xeon W-3235
Xeon W-3235
server Socket P53.7112/242019180 W
20
Intel Xeon Gold 6246
Xeon Gold 6246
server Socket P53.6612/242019165 W
21
Intel Core i9-7940X
Core i9-7940X
desktop Intel Socket 206652.9914/2820171130 USD165 W
22
Intel Xeon Gold 6242
Xeon Gold 6242
server Socket P52.7816/322019150 W
23
Intel Xeon E5-2679 v4
Xeon E5-2679 v4
server 52.6920/402016200 W
24
Intel Core i9-9920X
Core i9-9920X
desktop Intel Socket 206652.4512/2420181294 USD165 W
25
Intel Xeon Gold 6146
Xeon Gold 6146
server Socket P52.4312/242017165 W
26
Intel Xeon Gold 6230
Xeon Gold 6230
server Socket P51.3020/402019125 W
27
Intel Xeon W-2170B
Xeon W-2170B
server Socket R451.2214/282017
28
Intel Xeon W-2195
Xeon W-2195
server Socket R451.0518/3620172768 USD140 W
29
Intel Xeon W-2175
Xeon W-2175
server Socket R450.9914/282017140 W
30
Intel Xeon Platinum 8176
Xeon Platinum 8176
server Socket P50.9528/562017165 W
31
Intel Xeon Gold 6140
Xeon Gold 6140
server Socket P49.9718/362017140 W
32
Intel Xeon Gold 6132
Xeon Gold 6132
server Socket P49.8514/282017140 W
33
Intel Xeon Gold 6152
Xeon Gold 6152
server Socket P49.0022/442017140 W
34
Intel Xeon E5-2699 v4
Xeon E5-2699 v4
server FCLGA2011-348.8722/4420164816 USD145 W
35
Intel Core i9-7920X
Core i9-7920X
desktop Intel Socket 206648.5612/2420171200 USD140 W
36
Intel Core i9-9900X
Core i9-9900X
desktop Intel Socket 206647.9310/202018991 USD165 W
37
Intel Xeon Gold 5218
Xeon Gold 5218
server Socket P47.0816/322019125 W
38
Intel Xeon E5-2697A v4
Xeon E5-2697A v4
server FCLGA2011-346.8416/322016145 W
39
Intel Xeon W-2155
Xeon W-2155
server Socket R445.7010/202017140 W
40
Intel Core i9-7900X
Core i9-7900X
desktop Socket R445.6010 / 2020171135 USD140 W
41
Intel Xeon E5-2698 v4
Xeon E5-2698 v4
server FCLGA2011-345.5320/402016135 W
42
Intel Core i9-9900KS
Core i9-9900KS
desktop LGA-115144.938/162019598 USD127 W
43
Intel Xeon E5-2673 v4
Xeon E5-2673 v4
server 44.7520/402016135 W
44
Intel Xeon W-2150B
Xeon W-2150B
server Socket R444.7310/202017
45
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v4
Xeon E5-2697 v4
server FCLGA2011-344.7018/3620163305 USD145 W
46
Intel Xeon E5-2696 v4
Xeon E5-2696 v4
server 44.2622/442016150 W
47
Intel Xeon E5-2690 v4
Xeon E5-2690 v4
server FCLGA2011-344.1414/2820162170 USD135 W
48
Intel Xeon Gold 6136
Xeon Gold 6136
server LGA-364743.8612/242017150 W
49
Intel Core i9-9820X
Core i9-9820X
desktop Intel Socket 206643.7210/202018775 USD165 W
50
Intel Xeon E5-2682 v4
Xeon E5-2682 v4
server 42.5816/322016120 W
51
Intel Core i9-9900KF
Core i9-9900KF
desktop Intel Socket 115142.508/162019562 USD95 W
52
Intel Xeon E5-2695 v4
Xeon E5-2695 v4
server FCLGA2011-342.2418/3620162601 USD120 W
53
Intel Core i9-9900K
Core i9-9900K
desktop LGA-115142.128 / 162018538 USD95 W
54
Intel Core i7-6950X
Core i7-6950X
desktop FCLGA2011-341.5410 / 2020162007 USD140 W
55
Intel Xeon E5-2680 v4
Xeon E5-2680 v4
workstation FCLGA2011-341.4214 / 2820162108 USD120 W
56
Intel Xeon E5-2687W v4
Xeon E5-2687W v4
server FCLGA2011-341.4212/2420162389 USD160 W
57
Intel Core i7-9800X
Core i7-9800X
desktop Intel Socket 206641.298/162018765 USD165 W
58
Intel Xeon E5-2686 v4
Xeon E5-2686 v4
server 41.2918/362016145 W
59
Intel Xeon W-2145
Xeon W-2145
server Socket R441.238 / 1620171209 USD140 W
60
Intel Xeon E5-2689 v4
Xeon E5-2689 v4
server 41.1710/202016165 W
61
Intel Xeon Gold 6126
Xeon Gold 6126
server Socket P41.1012/242017125 W
62
Intel Xeon Gold 6144
Xeon Gold 6144
server Socket P41.018/162017150 W
63
Intel Xeon E-2288G
Xeon E-2288G
server Socket H440.998/16201995 W
64
Intel Xeon Gold 6130
Xeon Gold 6130
server LGA-364740.9616/322017125 W
65
Intel Xeon Silver 4216
Xeon Silver 4216
server Socket P40.7416/322019100 W
66
Intel Xeon D-2183IT
Xeon D-2183IT
server FCBGA251840.4116/322018100 W
67
Intel Xeon E5-2683 v4
Xeon E5-2683 v4
server FCLGA2011-339.7216/3220162492 USD120 W
68
Intel Core i9-9900
Core i9-9900
desktop Intel Socket 115139.078/162019547 USD65 W
69
Intel Xeon W-2140B
Xeon W-2140B
server Socket R438.838/162017
70
Intel Core i7-7820X
Core i7-7820X
desktop Intel Socket 206638.618/162017779 USD140 W
71
Intel Xeon E-2286M
Xeon E-2286M
server FCBGA144038.248/16201945 W
72
Intel Xeon Gold 5120
Xeon Gold 5120
server Socket P38.0614/282017105 W
73
Intel Xeon Gold 6134
Xeon Gold 6134
server Socket P37.968/162017130 W
74
Intel Xeon Gold 5120T
Xeon Gold 5120T
server Socket P37.8414/282017105 W
75
Intel Xeon E-2278G
Xeon E-2278G
server Socket H436.858/16201980 W
76
Intel Xeon Silver 4214
Xeon Silver 4214
server Socket P36.7612/24201985 W
77
Intel Core i9-9980HK
Core i9-9980HK
notebook FCBGA144036.738 / 16201945 W
78
Intel Core i7-6900K
Core i7-6900K
desktop Intel Socket 2011-336.728/162016800 USD140 W
79
Intel Xeon E5-2658 v4
Xeon E5-2658 v4
workstation FCLGA2011-336.0214/282016105 W
80
Intel Core i7-9700K
Core i7-9700K
desktop LGA-115135.918 / 82018478 USD95 W
81
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2
Xeon E5-2697 v2
workstation FCLGA201135.8012 / 2420132326 USD130 W
82
Intel Xeon E5-1680 v4
Xeon E5-1680 v4
server FCLGA2011-335.588/162016140 W
83
Intel Core i7-9700KF
Core i7-9700KF
desktop Intel Socket 115135.498/82019420 USD95 W
84
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4
Xeon E5-2660 v4
server FCLGA2011-335.2014/2820161470 USD105 W
85
Intel Xeon E5-2670 v3
Xeon E5-2670 v3
server FCLGA2011-334.9612/242014958 USD120 W
86
Intel Core i7-8086K
Core i7-8086K
desktop FCLGA115134.786 / 122018897 USD95 W
87
Intel Core i9-9880H
Core i9-9880H
notebook FCBGA144034.788 / 16201945 W
88
Intel Xeon Gold 5117
Xeon Gold 5117
server Socket P34.7714/282017105 W
89
Intel Xeon E-2286G
Xeon E-2286G
server Socket H434.766/12201995 W
90
Intel Xeon E5-2667 v4
Xeon E5-2667 v4
server FCLGA2011-334.688/162016135 W
91
Intel Xeon Gold 5118
Xeon Gold 5118
server Socket P34.2712/242017105 W
92
Intel Core i7-9700F
Core i7-9700F
desktop Intel Socket 115134.198/82019389 USD65 W
93
Intel Xeon E5-2690 v2
Xeon E5-2690 v2
server Intel Socket 201134.1810/202013435 USD130 W
94
Intel Xeon E5-2687W v2
Xeon E5-2687W v2
server Intel Socket 201134.088/1620132104 USD130 W
95
Intel Xeon W-2135
Xeon W-2135
server Socket R433.996/122017140 W
96
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v4
Xeon E5-1660 v4
server FCLGA2011-333.798/162016140 W
97
Intel Xeon E5-2667 v2
Xeon E5-2667 v2
server Intel Socket 201133.718/162013764 USD130 W
98
Intel Xeon E5-2695 v2
Xeon E5-2695 v2
server Intel Socket 201133.4512/2420131339 USD115 W
99
Intel Xeon E-2246G
Xeon E-2246G
server Socket H433.416/12201980 W
100
Intel Xeon E5-2692 v2
Xeon E5-2692 v2
server Intel Socket 201133.4012/242013100 W