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Intel Core i9-9980XE Extreme Edition Review

By: Steven Bassiri | Intel CPUs in CPUs, Chipsets & SoCs | Posted: Nov 13, 2018 2:00 pm
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: Intel

Out of the Box Performance: Handbrake, SuperPI, and ScienceMark

 

Blender Beta

 

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HandBrake UHD Video Transcoder (x264)

 

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HandBrake HD Video Transcoder (x264)

 

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ScienceMark

 

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SuperPI Mod 1.5

 

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Blender shows some improvement due to increases in AVX turbo frequency. Both Handbrake tests show some very decent gains; we weren't expecting 200-400MHz to make such a big difference. ScienceMark's mixed workload shows some minor improvements compared to the 7980XE. SuperPI reflects the 100MHz increase in single core boost from Turbo Boost Max 3.

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