Core_i9-9900KF_8-Core_3.6GHz
Intel Core i9-9900KF 8-Core 3.6GHz

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How well can the Core i9-9900KF 8-Core 3.6GHz run games
Core i9-9900KF 8-Core 3.6GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
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CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
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Main Link
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CPU Details
3.6 GHz
5 GHz
8 cores
16 threads
Coffee Lake
95W
14nm
LGA 1151
64 Bit
100°C
2
64GB
None
Core i9-9900KF 8-Core 3.6GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Core i9-9900KF 8-Core 3.6GHz is a top-end CPU based on Intel's 9th Gen 14nm, Coffee Lake refresh microarchitecture. It offers 8 physical cores (8 logical) initially clocked at 3.6GHz, which may go up to 5.0GHz using Turbo Boost. The 9900KF is almost identical to the Core i9-9900K aside from the lack of integrated graphics.


It has an unlocked multiplier and can, therefore, be overclocked using traditional methods.


It has 16MB of SmartCache. Intel SmartCache refers to the architecture that allows all cores to dynamically share access to the last level cache. Level 3 cache is a static memory bank of a processor and it is used to feed it instructions. This processor also supports DDR4 based RAMs with maximum memory support of 64GB.


The Core i9-9900KF 8-Core 3.6GHz has a maximum Thermal Power Design of 95W. It is on par with competitor processors.


Among its many advanced features are Intel Optane Memory support, Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 and Virtualization technology.


The Core i9-9900KF 8-Core 3.6GHz does not feature integrated graphics.


This CPU is likely to offer great computational performance and will not be a bottleneck in even the most CPU-intensive AAA games in 2019.

[Please be aware that GD data is constantly refined as more information and reports are made available.]
Source [Jon]
Release period
31-Jan-2019
Core i9-9900KF 8-Core 3.6GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
45%
Graphics Card
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RAM
11GB
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Core i9-9900KF 8-Core 3.6GHz Extras
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