Intel Core i9-10900 Cinebench R20 - Multi-Threaded

Enthusiast Desktop processor released in 2020 with 10 cores and 20 threads. With base clock at 2.8GHz, max speed at 5.2GHz, and a 65W power rating. Core i9-10900 is based on the Comet Lake 14nm family and part of the Core i9 series.
Price 68%
Speed 73%
Productivity 56%
Gaming 93%

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Rendering tests are a long-time favorite of reviewers and benchmarkers, as the code used by rendering packages is usually highly optimized to squeeze every little bit of performance out. Sometimes rendering programs end up being heavily memory dependent as well - when you have that many threads flying about with a ton of data, having low latency memory can be key to everything. Here we take a few of the usual rendering packages under Windows 10, as well as a few new interesting benchmarks.

Intel Core i9-10900 Cinebench R20

Cinebench R20 - Multi-Threaded
Core i9-10900 Cinebench R20 - Multi-Threaded Performance

The Core i9-10900 sits between Core i9-10900K and Ryzen 7 5800X3D. It is 6.5% lower than the Core i9-10900K while being 1.1% higher than the Ryzen 7 5800X3D. The Core i9-10900's performance earns it the 16th place. The less expensive 12-core Ryzen 9 3900X provides far more performance in these tests, and it also sells for ~$420. That higher score is a byproduct of the Ryzen 9 3900X's extra threads. Overall, the Core i9-10900 is a very good performer with its 10-cores and 20-threads in this benchmark.

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Critics Reviews

Core i9-10900 / F: $439 / $422 (F) 10 / 20: 3.7 / 5.2 ~$44: 20: 65W: 16 Gen3: Dual DDR4-2933: UHD 630 - 1.2 GHz (non-F only) Core i9-9900K / F: $488 / $524: 8 / 16: 3.6 / 5.0: $61: 16: 95W: 16 ...
For your delight and delectation, I present to you the Intel Core i9 10900K. This is the top desktop CPU in the 10th Gen Intel Comet Lake lineup and represents the first time the company has ...
Intel’s 10th gen Core i9-10900K is—without a doubt—exactly as Intel has described it: “the world’s fastest gaming CPU.” Intel’s problem has been weaknesses outside of gaming, and its ...
At $440, the Core i9-10900 is spaced barely $30 apart from the i7-10700K, which has two fewer cores, but an unlocked multiplier. The i9-10900 is a 10-core/20-thread Socket LGA1200 processor clocked at 2.80 GHz base, with up to 5.20 GHz maximum boost frequency.
The Core i9-10900K sat nearly equal to the Ryzen 9-3900X, which is an impressive feat given it has fewer cores and threads, but again, this is likely the scaling here coming into play.If you do a ...
The Core i9-10900K is a 10-core, 20-thread processor sporting a base frequency of 3.7 GHz and a single core turbo of 5.3 GHz using Intel’s new Thermal Velocity Boost. When compared to its ...
The Core i9-10900K is the tip of Intel's spear in its newest 10th Generation Core ("Comet Lake-S") lineup of desktop CPUs.As a top-of-the-line 10-core processor (the estimated selling price is ...
The Core i9-10900K is still 10% behind the Ryzen 9 3900X in GeekBench 5's multi core test. It gains back that exact number in single-core, with its 1,419 single-core GeekBench 5 result, compared ...
The Core i9-10980XE carved a niche for itself thanks to hefty overclocking headroom, allowing it to sit between AMD's 2nd Gen Threadripper and 3rd Gen Ryzen CPUs, and AMD's mighty 3rd Gen ...
The chips stack up based on core count, so the Core i9-10900K is at a disadvantage in this test compared to the 16-core 32-thread Ryzen 9 3950X and 12-core 24-thread Ryzen 9 3900X.