Last time in stock: Wednesday, September 23, 2020
8 Cores/ 16 Threads
3.60 GHz up to 5.00 GHz Max Turbo Frequency/ 16 MB Cache
Compatible only with Motherboards based on Intel 300 Series Chipsets
Discrete GPU - No Processor Graphics
Intel Optane Memory Supported; Maximum temperature allowed at the processor: 100°C
* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.
|Series||Core i9 9th Gen|
|Core Name||Coffee Lake|
|CPU Clock Rate||3600MHz|
|CPU Turbo Clock Rate||5000MHz|
|CPU Cooler included|
|Manufacturing Process||14 nm|
|Maximum Supported Memory||128GB|
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9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900kf desktop processor, unlocked, without processor graphics. Features Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 and offers pro-level performance for gaming, creating, and overclocking. Discrete graphics required. Thermal solution not included in the box. Only compatible with 300 Series chipset based motherboard. 95W.
A great third outing from AMDAMD has pretty much knocked it out of the park with its third-generation Ryzen products. The Ryzen 9 3900X clearly delivers excellent multi-threaded performance and very competitive gaming results.
Intel may be a bit late when it comes to joining in the industry with their very first mainstream octa core processor, but their i9-9900K is seriously a very remarkable debut. The intense enhancement in the processing power of this i9-9900K from Intel.
Though we have used an identical GPU across the benchmark, the Core-i9-9900K offer slightly better performance in almost all scenarios, in some cases, the difference in the performance (compared to the 9th Gen Core i7-9700K) might be negligible.