Intel Core i9-14900KS Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i9-14900KS has 24 cores with 32 threads and is based on the 14. gen of the Intel Core i9 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the LGA 1700 socket and was released in Q1/2024. The Intel Core i9-14900KS scores 2,484 points in the Geekbench 5 single-core benchmark. In the Geekbench 5 multi-core benchmark, the result is 28,051 points.
Intel Core i9-14900KS

At a glance

Name: Intel Core i9-14900KS
Family: Intel Core i9 (78)
CPU group: Intel Core i 14000 (24)
Architecture: Raptor Lake S Refresh
Technology: 10 nm
Segment: Desktop / Server
Generation: 14
Predecessor: Intel Core i9-13900KS
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The Intel Core i9-14900KS has 24 CPU cores and can calculate 32 threads in parallel. The clock frequency of the Intel Core i9-14900KS is 3.20 GHz (6.20 GHz). The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor and is an important performance indicator.

CPU Cores / Threads: 24 / 32
Core architecture: hybrid (big.LITTLE)
A-Core: 8x Raptor Cove
B-Core: 16x Gracemont
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: Yes
A-Core Frequency: 3.20 GHz (6.20 GHz)
B-Core Frequency: 2.40 GHz (4.50 GHz)

Integrated graphics (iGPU)

The Intel Core i9-14900KS has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. Specifically, the Intel Core i9-14900KS uses the Intel UHD Graphics 770, which has 256 texture shaders and 32 execution units. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die.

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 770
GPU frequency: 0.30 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.65 GHz
Compute units: 32
Shader: 256
Hardware Raytracing: No
Release date: Q4/2021
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 11
Direct X: 12
Technology: 10 nm
Max. GPU Memory: 64 GB
Frame Generation: No

Hardware codec support

A photo or video codec that is accelerated in hardware can greatly accelerate the working speed of a processor and extend the battery life of notebooks or smartphones when playing videos.

h265 / HEVC (8 bit): Decode / Encode
h265 / HEVC (10 bit): Decode / Encode
h264: Decode / Encode
VP8: Decode / Encode
VP9: Decode / Encode
AV1: Decode
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIe

The processor can use up to 192 GB memory in 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. The maximum memory bandwidth is 89.6 GB/s. The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the system.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
DDR5-5600
DDR4-3200
89.6 GB/s
51.2 GB/s
Max. Memory: 192 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: Yes
PCIe: 5.0 x 20
PCIe Bandwidth: 78.8 GB/s

Thermal Management

The thermal design power (TDP for short) of the processor is 150 W. The TDP specifies the necessary cooling solution that is required to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually gives a rough idea of the actual power consumption of the CPU.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 150 W
TDP (PL2): 253 W
TDP up: 320 W
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: 100 °C

Technical details

The Intel Core i9-14900KS is made in 10 nm. The smaller the manufacturing process of a CPU, the more modern and energy-efficient it is. Overall, the processor has 68.00 MB cache. A large cache can greatly speed up the processor's speed in some cases such as games.

Technology: 10 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: LGA 1700
L2-Cache: 32.00 MB
L3-Cache: 36.00 MB
AES-NI: Yes
Operating systems: Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2, AVX2+
Release date: Q1/2024
Release price: 699 $
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

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Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i9-14900KS have been carefully checked by us. We only publish benchmark results that have been created by us or that have been submitted by a visitor and then checked by a team member. All results are based on and fullfill our benchmark guidelines.


Cinebench 2024 (Single-Core)

The Cinebench 2024 benchmark is based on the Redshift rendering engine, which is also used in Maxon's 3D program Cinema 4D. The benchmark runs are each 10 minutes long to test whether the processor is limited by its heat generation.
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 6.20 GHz
143
Apple M3 Pro (12-CPU 18-GPU) Apple M3 Pro (12-CPU 18-GPU)
12C 12T @ 4.06 GHz
142
Apple M3 Max (16-CPU 40-GPU) Apple M3 Max (16-CPU 40-GPU)
16C 16T @ 4.06 GHz
141
Apple M3 Max (14-CPU 30-GPU) Apple M3 Max (14-CPU 30-GPU)
14C 14T @ 4.06 GHz
141
Qualcomm Snapdragon X Elite (X1E-00-1DE) Qualcomm Snapdragon X Elite (X1E-00-1DE)
12C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
139
Apple M3 Pro (11-CPU 14-GPU) Apple M3 Pro (11-CPU 14-GPU)
11C 11T @ 4.06 GHz
139
Intel Core i9-14900KF Intel Core i9-14900KF
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
139

Cinebench 2024 (Multi-Core)

The Multi-Core test of the Cinebench 2024 benchmark uses all cpu cores to render using the Redshift rendering engine, which is also used in Maxons Cinema 4D. The benchmark run is 10 minutes long to test whether the processor is limited by its heat generation.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X
64C 128T @ 4.30 GHz
3302
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX
32C 64T @ 4.20 GHz
2504
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5965WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5965WX
24C 48T @ 4.50 GHz
2284
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 6.20 GHz
2252
Intel Core i9-14900KF Intel Core i9-14900KF
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
2177
Intel Core i9-14900K Intel Core i9-14900K
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
2177
Intel Core i9-13900KS Intel Core i9-13900KS
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
2158

Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 6.20 GHz
2398
AMD Ryzen 9 9900X AMD Ryzen 9 9900X
12C 24T @ 5.60 GHz
2360
Intel Core i9-14900KF Intel Core i9-14900KF
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
2358
Intel Core i9-14900K Intel Core i9-14900K
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
2358
Intel Core i9-13900KS Intel Core i9-13900KS
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
2317
Intel Core i9-14900F Intel Core i9-14900F
24C 32T @ 5.80 GHz
2242
Intel Core i9-14900 Intel Core i9-14900
24C 32T @ 5.80 GHz
2242

Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R23 is the successor of Cinebench R20 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X
32C 64T @ 3.80 GHz
44502
AMD Ryzen 9 9950X AMD Ryzen 9 9950X
16C 32T @ 4.30 GHz
43900
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX
32C 64T @ 3.75 GHz
42986
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 5.90 GHz
40976
Intel Core i9-13900KS Intel Core i9-13900KS
24C 32T @ 5.60 GHz
40837
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5965WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5965WX
24C 48T @ 4.00 GHz
40535
Intel Core i9-13900KF Intel Core i9-13900KF
24C 32T @ 5.50 GHz
39652

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.
Apple M4 Apple M4
9C 9T @ 4.41 GHz
2491
Apple M4 (10-CPU) Apple M4 (10-CPU)
10C 10T @ 4.41 GHz
2491
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 6.20 GHz
2484
Intel Core i9-14900KF Intel Core i9-14900KF
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
2412
Intel Core i9-14900K Intel Core i9-14900K
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
2412
Apple M3 Pro (12-CPU 18-GPU) Apple M3 Pro (12-CPU 18-GPU)
12C 12T @ 4.06 GHz
2314
Apple M3 Pro (11-CPU 14-GPU) Apple M3 Pro (11-CPU 14-GPU)
11C 11T @ 4.06 GHz
2305

Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 5 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5975WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5975WX
32C 64T @ 4.00 GHz
29745
AMD EPYC 7502P AMD EPYC 7502P
32C 64T @ 3.00 GHz
28314
AMD EPYC 7443P AMD EPYC 7443P
24C 48T @ 3.60 GHz
28064
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 5.90 GHz
28051
AMD EPYC 74F3 AMD EPYC 74F3
24C 48T @ 3.80 GHz
27866
Apple M2 Ultra (76-GPU) Apple M2 Ultra (76-GPU)
24C 24T @ 3.50 GHz
27860
Apple M2 Ultra (60-GPU) Apple M2 Ultra (60-GPU)
24C 24T @ 3.50 GHz
27860

Geekbench 6 (Single-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The single-core benchmark only evaluates the performance of the fastest CPU core, the number of CPU cores in a processor is irrelevant here.
Apple M4 Apple M4
9C 9T @ 4.41 GHz
3630
AMD Ryzen 9 9950X AMD Ryzen 9 9950X
16C 32T @ 5.70 GHz
3359
AMD Ryzen 9 9900X AMD Ryzen 9 9900X
12C 24T @ 5.60 GHz
3347
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 6.20 GHz
3341
AMD Ryzen 7 9700X AMD Ryzen 7 9700X
8C 16T @ 5.50 GHz
3312
Intel Core i9-14900KF Intel Core i9-14900KF
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
3289
Intel Core i9-14900K Intel Core i9-14900K
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
3289

Geekbench 6 (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 6 is a benchmark for modern computers, notebooks and smartphones. What is new is an optimized utilization of newer CPU architectures, e.g. based on the big.LITTLE concept and combining CPU cores of different sizes. The multi-core benchmark evaluates the performance of all of the processor's CPU cores. Virtual thread improvements such as AMD SMT or Intel's Hyper-Threading have a positive impact on the benchmark result.
Apple M1 Ultra (48-GPU) Apple M1 Ultra (48-GPU)
20C 20T @ 3.20 GHz
23970
Apple M1 Ultra (64-GPU) Apple M1 Ultra (64-GPU)
20C 20T @ 3.20 GHz
23970
AMD EPYC 9554 AMD EPYC 9554
64C 128T @ 3.75 GHz
23869
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 5.90 GHz
23839
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7965WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7965WX
24C 48T @ 4.20 GHz
23654
AMD EPYC 9654P AMD EPYC 9654P
96C 192T @ 3.55 GHz
23214
AMD EPYC 9654 AMD EPYC 9654
96C 192T @ 3.55 GHz
23214

Cinebench R20 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 6.20 GHz
909
Intel Core i9-14900F Intel Core i9-14900F
24C 32T @ 5.80 GHz
903
Intel Core i9-14900 Intel Core i9-14900
24C 32T @ 5.80 GHz
903
Intel Core i9-13900KS Intel Core i9-13900KS
24C 32T @ 6.00 GHz
902
Intel Core i9-13900KF Intel Core i9-13900KF
24C 32T @ 5.80 GHz
877
Intel Core i9-13900K Intel Core i9-13900K
24C 32T @ 5.80 GHz
877
Intel Core i9-13900F Intel Core i9-13900F
24C 32T @ 5.60 GHz
872

Cinebench R20 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R20 is the successor of Cinebench R15 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.
AMD EPYC 7662 AMD EPYC 7662
64C 128T @ 2.40 GHz
18203
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X
32C 64T @ 3.80 GHz
17105
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3975WX
32C 64T @ 3.75 GHz
16740
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 5.90 GHz
15599
Intel Core i9-13900KS Intel Core i9-13900KS
24C 32T @ 5.60 GHz
15432
Intel Core i9-13900KF Intel Core i9-13900KF
24C 32T @ 5.50 GHz
15350
Intel Core i9-13900K Intel Core i9-13900K
24C 32T @ 5.50 GHz
15350

iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS)

The theoretical computing performance of the internal graphics unit of the processor with simple accuracy (32 bit) in GFLOPS. GFLOPS indicates how many billion floating point operations the iGPU can perform per second.
Intel Core i3-12300HE Intel Core i3-12300HE
Intel UHD Graphics 12th Gen (48 EU) @ 1.15 GHz
883
Intel Core i3-12300HL Intel Core i3-12300HL
Intel UHD Graphics 12th Gen (48 EU) @ 1.15 GHz
883
Intel Core i7-4770R Intel Core i7-4770R
Intel Iris Pro Graphics 5200 @ 1.35 GHz
864
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.65 GHz
846
Intel Core i9-14900T Intel Core i9-14900T
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.65 GHz
846
Intel Core i9-14900 Intel Core i9-14900
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.65 GHz
846
Intel Core i9-14900K Intel Core i9-14900K
Intel UHD Graphics 770 @ 1.65 GHz
846

Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.
AMD EPYC 7543P AMD EPYC 7543P
32C 64T @ 3.30 GHz
67086
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5965WX AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5965WX
24C 48T @ 4.00 GHz
66490
AMD EPYC 7742 AMD EPYC 7742
64C 128T @ 2.80 GHz
65631
Intel Core i9-14900KS Intel Core i9-14900KS
24C 32T @ 5.90 GHz
64470
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
16C 32T @ 5.00 GHz
64125
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X AMD Ryzen 9 7950X
16C 32T @ 5.20 GHz
63621
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X
32C 64T @ 3.80 GHz
63440

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