Intel Core i9-8950HK Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i9-8950HK has 6 cores with 12 threads and is based on the 8. gen of the Intel Core i9 series. The processor uses a mainboard with the BGA 1440 socket and was released in Q1/2018.
Intel Core i9-8950HK

CPU lineageCPU lineage

The segment in which we have classified the Intel Core i9-8950HK. Here you can see if it is a desktop processor or a mobile processor or which processor may be the successor of the Intel Core i9-8950HK.

Name: Intel Core i9-8950HK
Family: Intel Core i9
CPU group: Intel Core i 8000H
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 8
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base FrequencyCPU Cores and Base Frequency

In addition to the number of CPU cores and threads, you can see here whether the Intel Core i9-8950HK can be overclocked. You will also find the clock frequencies of the processor (single-core and multi-core) here. The number of CPU cores greatly affects the speed of the processor.

CPU Cores / Threads: 6 / 12
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 6x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: Yes
Frequency: 2.90 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 4.80 GHz
Turbo Frequency (6 Cores): 3.80 GHz

Internal GraphicsInternal Graphics

The Intel Core i9-8950HK has integrated graphics, called iGPU for short. The iGPU uses the system's main memory as graphics memory and sits on the processor's die. A processor with integrated graphics is also called APU (Accelerated Processing Unit).

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 630
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.15 GHz
Execution units: 24
Shader: 192
Max. GPU Memory: 64 GB
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9.5
Direct X: 12
Technology: 14 nm
Release date: Q4/2017

Hardware codec supportHardware 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: No
AVC: Decode / Encode
VC-1: Decode
JPEG: Decode / Encode

Memory & PCIeMemory & PCIe

The memory type as well as the amount of memory can greatly affect the speed of the processor. The memory bandwidth depends on several factors and is given in gigabytes per second.

Memory type: DDR4-2400 SO-DIMM
Max. Memory:
Memory channels: 2
Bandwidth: --
ECC: No
PCIe: 3.0 x 16
AES-NI: Yes

Thermal ManagementThermal Management

The Thermal Design Power (TDP for short) specifies the necessary cooling solution to cool the processor sufficiently. The TDP usually only gives a rough idea of the real consumption of a CPU.

TDP (PL1): 65 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: --
Tjunction max.: --

Technical detailsTechnical details

Here you will find information on the size of the level 2 and level 3 cache of the Intel Core i9-8950HK as well as a list of the processors ISA extensions. We have documented the architecture and the manufacturing technology for you as well as the release date.

Instruction set (ISA): x86-64 (64 bit)
ISA extensions: SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AVX2
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 12.00 MB
Architecture: Coffee Lake H
Documents: --
Technology: 14 nm
Virtualization: VT-x, VT-x EPT, VT-d
Socket: BGA 1440
Release date: Q1/2018
Part Number: --
Operating systems: Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux

Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i9-8950HK 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.

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.

Intel Core i5-8600 Intel Core i5-8600
6C 6T @ 3.10 GHz
1132
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 2.30 GHz
1127
Intel Core i9-7920X Intel Core i9-7920X
12C 24T @ 2.90 GHz
1126
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
1124
Apple A12X Bionic Apple A12X Bionic
8C 8T @ 2.49 GHz
1124
Apple A12Z Bionic Apple A12Z Bionic
8C 8T @ 2.49 GHz
1124
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 888+
8C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
1123
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



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 3 5300G AMD Ryzen 3 5300G
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
5160
Intel Core i7-9750H Intel Core i7-9750H
6C 12T @ 2.60 GHz
5149
Intel Core i7-9750HF Intel Core i7-9750HF
6C 12T @ 2.60 GHz
5149
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
5146
Intel Core i7-1265U Intel Core i7-1265U
10C 12T @ 1.80 GHz
5122
Intel Core i5-11320H Intel Core i5-11320H
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
5120
Intel Core i5-1155G7 Intel Core i5-1155G7
4C 8T @ 2.50 GHz
5095
Show all Geekbench 5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core)

The CPU-Z benchmark measures a processor's performance by measuring the time it takes the system to complete all benchmark calculations. The faster the benchmark is completed, the higher the score.

Intel Core i5-9600 Intel Core i5-9600
6C 6T @ 3.10 GHz
2818
Intel Core i7-9750H Intel Core i7-9750H
6C 12T @ 2.60 GHz
2814
AMD Ryzen 5 3500X AMD Ryzen 5 3500X
6C 6T @ 3.60 GHz
2811
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
2808
Intel Core i7-8700T Intel Core i7-8700T
6C 12T @ 2.40 GHz
2804
Intel Core i7-4930K Intel Core i7-4930K
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
2792
Intel Core i5-10400T Intel Core i5-10400T
6C 12T @ 2.00 GHz
2789
Show all CPU-Z Benchmark 17 (Multi-Core) results



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 Xeon E3-1225 v5 Intel Xeon E3-1225 v5
Intel HD Graphics P530 @ 1.20 GHz
461
Intel Xeon E-2276M Intel Xeon E-2276M
Intel UHD Graphics P630 @ 1.20 GHz
461
Intel Pentium J6426 Intel Pentium J6426
Intel UHD Graphics 32 EUs (Elkhart Lake) @ 0.85 GHz
456
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i5-10500E Intel Core i5-10500E
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i7-10700TE Intel Core i7-10700TE
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Intel Core i3-10305 Intel Core i3-10305
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.15 GHz
442
Show all iGPU - FP32 Performance (Single-precision GFLOPS) results



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.

Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
13887
Intel Core i7-8700K Intel Core i7-8700K
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
13874
Intel Xeon E5-2640 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2640 v3
8C 16T @ 2.60 GHz
13864
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
13851
AMD Ryzen 7 4700U AMD Ryzen 7 4700U
8C 8T @ 2.00 GHz
13644
Intel Core i7-5930K Intel Core i7-5930K
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
13637
Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1650 v3
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
13625
Show all Estimated results for PassMark CPU Mark results



Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 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 i7-10875H Intel Core i7-10875H
8C 16T @ 2.30 GHz
212
Intel Xeon E-2224G Intel Xeon E-2224G
4C 4T @ 3.50 GHz
212
Intel Xeon E-2226G Intel Xeon E-2226G
6C 6T @ 3.40 GHz
212
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
211
Intel Core i9-10980XE Intel Core i9-10980XE
18C 36T @ 3.00 GHz
211
Intel Core i7-10850H Intel Core i7-10850H
6C 12T @ 2.70 GHz
210
Intel Xeon W-2245 Intel Xeon W-2245
8C 16T @ 3.90 GHz
210
Show all Cinebench R15 (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 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.

Intel Xeon E-2176G Intel Xeon E-2176G
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
1288
Intel Core i7-7800X Intel Core i7-7800X
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
1285
Intel Xeon E5-2640 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2640 v3
8C 16T @ 2.60 GHz
1275
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
1269
Intel Core i7-10850H Intel Core i7-10850H
6C 12T @ 2.70 GHz
1265
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 4750U AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 4750U
8C 16T @ 1.70 GHz
1264
Intel Core i5-10500TE Intel Core i5-10500TE
6C 12T @ 2.30 GHz
1245
Show all Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core) results



Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 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.

Intel Core i9-9900T Intel Core i9-9900T
8C 16T @ 2.10 GHz
5560
Intel Core i7-9700K Intel Core i7-9700K
8C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
5472
Intel Core i7-9700KF Intel Core i7-9700KF
8C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
5472
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
5418
Intel Core i7-8086K Intel Core i7-8086K
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
5410
Intel Core i7-8700K Intel Core i7-8700K
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
5330
Intel Core i7-8700 Intel Core i7-8700
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
5204
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 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.

Intel Core i7-5930K Intel Core i7-5930K
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
24408
Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2643 v3
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
24408
Intel Core i7-7800X Intel Core i7-7800X
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
24162
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
24075
Intel Xeon E-2176G Intel Xeon E-2176G
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
23910
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X
8C 16T @ 3.50 GHz
23765
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
23765
Show all Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i7-8086K Intel Core i7-8086K
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
2.61
Intel Core i9-9900K Intel Core i9-9900K
8C 16T @ 3.60 GHz
2.61
Intel Core i9-9900KF Intel Core i9-9900KF
8C 16T @ 3.60 GHz
2.61
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
2.52
Intel Core i7-9700KF Intel Core i7-9700KF
8C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
2.51
Intel Core i7-9700K Intel Core i7-9700K
8C 8T @ 3.60 GHz
2.51
Intel Core i7-8700K Intel Core i7-8700K
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
2.48
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core) results



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Xeon E5-2643 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2643 v4
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
14.16
Intel Core i7-7800X Intel Core i7-7800X
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
14.11
Intel Xeon E5-2650 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2650 v3
10C 20T @ 2.30 GHz
14.08
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
14
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 AMD Ryzen 5 2600
6C 12T @ 3.40 GHz
13.92
Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2620 v4
8C 16T @ 2.10 GHz
13.5
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2
12C 24T @ 2.70 GHz
13.29
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core) results



Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The iGPU test uses the CPU internal graphic unit to execute OpenGL commands.

Intel Core i7-8700 Intel Core i7-8700
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
43.7
Intel Core i7-8750H Intel Core i7-8750H
6C 12T @ 2.20 GHz
43.7
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 2.60 GHz
43.7
Intel Core i9-8950HK Intel Core i9-8950HK
6C 12T @ 2.90 GHz
43.7
Intel Core i7-8565U Intel Core i7-8565U
4C 8T @ 1.80 GHz
43.3
Intel Core i7-8550U Intel Core i7-8550U
4C 8T @ 1.80 GHz
43.3
Intel Core i7-8650U Intel Core i7-8650U
4C 8T @ 1.90 GHz
43.3
Show all Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (iGPU, OpenGL) results



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