Intel Core i9-9980XE: CPU Specs and Performance, Benchmarks

The Intel Core i9-9980XE is a 18-core and 36-thread processor configuration with a base clock speed of 3000 MHz. The CPU specifications and performance tests (benchmarks) are listed below.

Performance (Benchmarks)

Geekbench 5 Single-Core Score
1127
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core Score
15294
PassMark CPU Mark Rating
32390
PassMark Single Thread Rating
2570
3DMark Time Spy Physics Score
11531

Processor Specs

Processor
Intel Core i9-9980XE
Frequency
3000 MHz
Maximum Frequency
4400 MHz
Cores
18
Threads
36
TDP
165 W
Codename
Skylake
Package
Socket 2066 LGA
Intel Core i9-9980XE
Intel Core i9-9980XE: CPU Specs and Performance, Benchmarks

Geekbench 5 Benchmark

Single-Core Score
1121
Multi-Core Score
16327
Benchmark
Geekbench 5.4.1 Tryout for macOS x86 (64-bit)

System Information

Operating System
macOS 10.15.7 (Build 19H2)
Model
iMacPro1,1
Model ID
iMacPro1,1
Motherboard
Apple Inc. Mac-7BA5B2D9E42DDD94 1.0

CPU Specifications

Name
Intel Core i9-9980XE
Topology
1 Processor, 18 Cores, 36 Threads
Identifier
GenuineIntel Family 6 Model 85 Stepping 4
Base Frequency
3.00 GHz
L1 Instruction Cache
32.0 KB x 18
L1 Data Cache
32.0 KB x 18
L2 Cache
1.00 MB x 18
L3 Cache
24.8 MB x 1

Memory Information

Size
128.00 GB
Transfer Rate
3200 MT/s
Type
DDR4

Geekbench 5 result (single)

Single-Core Score1121
Crypto Score1486
Integer Score1047
Floating Point Score 1221
AES-XTS1486
2.53 GB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)1115
5.64 MB/sec
Image Compression1089
51.5 Mpixels/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)1051
2.96 MTE/sec
HTML5908
1.07 MElements/sec
SQLite1003
314.2 Krows/sec
PDF Rendering1065
57.8 Mpixels/sec
Text Rendering1025
326.5 KB/sec
Clang1059
8.25 Klines/sec
Camera1123
13.0 images/sec
N-Body Physics1010
1.26 Mpairs/sec
Rigid Body Physics1294
8018.6 FPS
Gaussian Blur776
42.7 Mpixels/sec
Face Detection1116
8.59 images/sec
Horizon Detection985
24.3 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting2063
101.2 Mpixels/sec
HDR1990
27.1 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing1460
1.17 Mpixels/sec
Structure from Motion1025
9.18 Kpixels/sec
Speech Recognition1026
32.8 Words/sec
Machine Learning1285
49.7 images/sec

Geekbench 5 result (multi)

Multi-Core Score16327
Crypto Score13676
Integer Score15343
Floating Point Score 18900
AES-XTS13676
23.3 GB/sec
Text Compression (LZMA)19874
100.5 MB/sec
Image Compression22540
1.07 Gpixels/sec
Navigation (using Dijkstra's algorithm)9673
27.3 MTE/sec
HTML515890
18.7 MElements/sec
SQLite16624
5.21 Mrows/sec
PDF Rendering10513
570.5 Mpixels/sec
Text Rendering13843
4.31 MB/sec
Clang17152
133.6 Klines/sec
Camera16492
191.2 images/sec
N-Body Physics14011
17.5 Mpairs/sec
Rigid Body Physics31896
197607.0 FPS
Gaussian Blur19174
1.05 Gpixels/sec
Face Detection23254
179.0 images/sec
Horizon Detection18180
448.1 Mpixels/sec
Image Inpainting26563
1.30 Gpixels/sec
HDR31903
434.7 Mpixels/sec
Ray Tracing30382
24.4 Mpixels/sec
Structure from Motion17152
153.7 Kpixels/sec
Speech Recognition10369
331.5 Words/sec
Machine Learning6628
256.1 images/sec