Intel Core i9 10900K specifications and performance

Intel Core i9 10900K is a 10 cores and 20 threads CPU processor produced by Intel. Intel Core i9 10900K was released on 2020-05-01, the fabrication process is 14nm (nanometer), the CPU codename is Comet Lake, the instruction set architecture is x86-64, and the CPU's integrated graphics (iGPU) is UHD Graphics 630.

Basic Information

Vendor / Supplier Intel
Short name i9 10900k
Release date 2020-05-01
CPU code name Comet Lake
Fabrication process 14nm (nanometer)
Instruction set architecture x86-64
Market Desktop
Integrated Graphics (iGPU) UHD Graphics 630

CPU core specifications

Total number of cores 10 cores
Total number of threads 20 threads
Number of performance cores 10 cores
Number of performance core threads 20 threads
Performance core base frequency / main frequency 3.7GHz
Performance core maximum turbo frequency 5.3GHz
Number of energy efficiency cores
Number of energy-efficient core threads
Energy efficiency core basic frequency / main frequency
Energy efficiency core maximum turbo frequency

CPU cache and frequency

Bus frequency 100MHz
L1 Cache 64 KB
L2 Cache 256 KB
L3 Cache 20 MB
Unlock multiplier Yes

Memory specifications

Maximum supported memory 128GB
Memory frequency support
  • - DDR4-2933MHz
Maximum number of memory channels 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 45.8GB/s
ECC support No

Package specifications

CPU Socket LGA-1200
Default thermal design power / TDP PL1 125W
Maximum Turbo Power Consumption / TDP PL2
Maximum temperature 100°C
PCIe interface PCIe 3.0
PCIe lane count 16

Integrated Graphics specifications

Integrated Graphics (iGPU) Intel UHD Graphics 630
Base frequency 350MHz
Maximum acceleration frequency 1200MHz
Number of execution units 24
Stream Processors / Shading Units 192
Texture Units / TMUs 24
Raster Operations Units / ROPs 3
Total Graphics Power / TGP 15W
FP32 computing performance
0.38TFLOPS

Cinebench R23 performance test

Single core performance score
1423
Multi-core performance score
15484

PassMark performance test

Single core performance score
3136
Multi-core performance score
22936
Integer math 86 GOps/sec
Floating point math 54 GOps/sec
Find prime numbers 64 Million Primes/sec (Millions find prime numbers per second)
Random string sorting 47 Million Strings/sec (Millions random string sorting per second)
Data encryption 8.2 GBytes/sec (Gigabits per second)
Data compression 379.3 MBytes/sec (megabits per second)
Physics simulation 1047 Frames/sec (FPS)
Extended instruction test 24.8 Billion Matrices/sec (Billions matrix operations per second)

GeekBench v6 performance test

Single core performance
1704
Multi-core performance
9362
File compression 653.7 MB/sec (megabits per second)
clang compilation 85.1 Klines/sec (thousands lines per second)
HTML5 browsing 187.3 pages/sec (pages per second)
PDF rendering 311.4 Mpixels/sec (megapixels per second)
Text processing 169 pages/sec (pages per second)
Background blur 44.5 images/sec (images per second)
Photo processing 71.6 images/sec (images per second)
Ray tracing 19.2 Mpixels/sec (megapixels per second)