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Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
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Is the Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz Good for Gaming?

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Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz

Description: Intel UHD Graphics 630

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA1151-2

Clockspeed: 3.6 GHz

Turbo Speed: 5.0 GHz

Cores: 8 Threads: 16

Typical TDP: 95 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 16 MB

Memory Support: Max. Memory Size: 128 GB (DDR4-2666)

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-9900K CPU @ 3.60GHz, Intel Core i9-9900K CPU @ 3.60GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q4 2018

CPUmark/$Price: 32.75

Overall Rank: 478

Last Price Change: $565.00 USD (2023-05-26)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2945
Samples: 11456*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 20,228
Thread: 2,892

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz

Integer Math66,415 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math41,376 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers48 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting37,148 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption6,702 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression287,062 KBytes/Sec
Physics944 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions19,085 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,945 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 6th of June 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 1st of June 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 1st of June 2023.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1834700 - Jun 07 2023
BL1834523 - Jun 06 2023
BL1834280 - Jun 06 2023 [Excluded]
BL1833721 - Jun 05 2023
BL1833717 - Jun 05 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
As of 7th of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
Intel Core i9-9900X @ 3.50GHz vs Intel Core i9-9900K
21,895 (+18.3%)
Intel Core i9-9820X @ 3.30GHz vs Intel Core i9-9900K
19,757 (+6.8%)
Intel Core i9-9900 @ 3.10GHz vs Intel Core i9-9900K
16,714 (-9.7%)
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X vs Intel Core i9-9900K
16,421 (-11.2%)
Intel Core i7-8086K @ 4.00GHz vs Intel Core i9-9900K
14,399 (-22.2%)
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 3700 vs Intel Core i9-9900K
22,997 (+24.3%)
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X vs Intel Core i9-9900K
22,663 (+22.5%)
Intel Core i9-10900X @ 3.70GHz vs Intel Core i9-9900K
22,482 (+21.5%)
Intel Core i9-9900KF @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i9-9900K
18,494 (0.0%)
Intel Core i7-9800X @ 3.80GHz vs Intel Core i9-9900K
18,133 (-2.0%)
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X vs Intel Core i9-9900K
17,583 (-5.0%)
AMD Ryzen 7 2700 vs Intel Core i9-9900K
15,745 (-14.9%)

Is the Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 7th of June 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
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