Intel Core i9-9880H Benchmark, Test and specs

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The Intel Core i9-9880H is a 8 core processor. It can handle 16 threads simultaneously and was introduced in Q2/2019. The Intel Core i9-9880H is based on the 9. generation of the Intel Core i9 series and requires a mainboard with the socket BGA 1440. The Intel Core i9-9880H scores 1,127 points with one CPU core in the Geekbench 5 benchmark. When using all CPU cores, the result is 6,114 points.
Intel Core i9-9880H

At a glance

Name: Intel Core i9-9880H
Family: Intel Core i9 (78)
CPU group: Intel Core i 9000H (11)
Architecture: Coffee Lake H Refresh
Technology: 14 nm
Segment: Mobile
Generation: 9
Predecessor: --
Successor: --

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

The 8 CPU cores of the Intel Core i9-9880H clock with 2.30 GHz (4.80 GHz). The number of CPU cores and the clock frequency of the processor are largely responsible for the overall performance.

CPU Cores / Threads: 8 / 16
Core architecture: normal
Cores: 8x
Hyperthreading / SMT: Yes
Overclocking: No
Frequency: 2.30 GHz
Turbo Frequency (1 Core): 4.80 GHz
Turbo Frequency (8 Cores): 3.40 GHz

Integrated graphics (iGPU)

With the Intel UHD Graphics 630, the Intel Core i9-9880H has an build in graphic solution. It has 24 SM processors, which have a total of 192 texture shaders. The iGPU not only enables games, but also significantly accelerates video playback.

GPU name: Intel UHD Graphics 630
GPU frequency: 0.35 GHz
GPU (Turbo): 1.20 GHz
Compute units: 24
Shader: 192
Hardware Raytracing: No
Release date: Q4/2017
Max. displays: 3
Generation: 9.5
Direct X: 12
Technology: 14 nm
Max. GPU Memory: 64 GB
Frame Generation: No

Hardware codec support

Processors that have an integrated graphics can play videos faster and more efficiently. This can have a positive effect on the battery life of notebooks, for example.

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 & PCIe

The Intel Core i9-9880H supports up to 128 GB memory in up to 2 (Dual Channel) memory channels. This results in a maximum memory bandwidth of 42.7 GB/s.

Memory type: Memory bandwidth:
LPDDR3-2133
DDR4-2666
34.2 GB/s
42.7 GB/s
Max. Memory: 128 GB
Memory channels: 2 (Dual Channel)
ECC: No
PCIe: 3.0 x 16
PCIe Bandwidth: 15.8 GB/s

Thermal Management

With the TDP, the processor manufacturer specifies the cooling solution required for the processor. The Intel Core i9-9880H has a TDP of 45 W.

TDP (PL1 / PBP): 45 W
TDP (PL2): --
TDP up: --
TDP down: 35 W
Tjunction max.: 100 °C

Technical details

The Intel Core i9-9880H has a 16.00 MB large cache. The processor is manufactured in 14 nm. Modern production increases the efficiency of the processor.

Technology: 14 nm
Chip design: Monolithic
Socket: BGA 1440
L2-Cache: --
L3-Cache: 16.00 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
Release date: Q2/2019
Release price: 550 $
Part Number: --
Documents: Technical data sheet

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Benchmark results

Verified Benchmark results
The benchmark results for the Intel Core i9-9880H 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.
AMD Ryzen 5 4600H AMD Ryzen 5 4600H
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
71
Intel Core i7-5775R Intel Core i7-5775R
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
71
Intel Core i9-9980HK Intel Core i9-9980HK
8C 16T @ 5.00 GHz
71
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
70
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 5650U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 5650U
6C 12T @ 4.20 GHz
70
Intel Core i7-1185G7 Intel Core i7-1185G7
4C 8T @ 4.80 GHz
70
Intel Core i9-10920X Intel Core i9-10920X
12C 24T @ 4.80 GHz
70

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.
Intel Core i7-5960X Intel Core i7-5960X
8C 16T @ 3.50 GHz
498
AMD Ryzen 7 7730U AMD Ryzen 7 7730U
8C 16T @ 4.50 GHz
496
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 7730U AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 7730U
8C 16T @ 4.50 GHz
496
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
494
Intel Core i5-10600KF Intel Core i5-10600KF
6C 12T @ 4.80 GHz
488
Intel Core i5-10600K Intel Core i5-10600K
6C 12T @ 4.80 GHz
488
AMD Ryzen 5 4600HS AMD Ryzen 5 4600HS
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
486

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 i3-10105 Intel Core i3-10105
4C 8T @ 4.40 GHz
1168
Intel Core i3-10105F Intel Core i3-10105F
4C 8T @ 4.40 GHz
1168
AMD Ryzen 5 5500U AMD Ryzen 5 5500U
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
1165
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
1162
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350GE AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350GE
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
1162
AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350G AMD Ryzen 3 PRO 4350G
4C 8T @ 4.00 GHz
1162
AMD Ryzen 5 4600U AMD Ryzen 5 4600U
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
1162

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 7 1700X AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
8C 16T @ 3.60 GHz
8805
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X
8C 16T @ 3.60 GHz
8805
AMD Ryzen 5 4600HS AMD Ryzen 5 4600HS
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
8765
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
8657
Apple M2 (8-GPU) Apple M2 (8-GPU)
8C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
8558
Apple M2 Apple M2
8C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
8558
Intel Core i7-9700F Intel Core i7-9700F
8C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
8540

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 Xeon E3-1230 v5 Intel Xeon E3-1230 v5
4C 8T @ 3.80 GHz
1128
Intel Xeon Platinum 8260Y Intel Xeon Platinum 8260Y
24C 48T @ 3.90 GHz
1128
Intel Xeon Platinum 8280L Intel Xeon Platinum 8280L
28C 56T @ 4.00 GHz
1128
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
1127
Intel Xeon Gold 6246R Intel Xeon Gold 6246R
16C 32T @ 4.10 GHz
1127
Intel Core i7-8665U Intel Core i7-8665U
4C 8T @ 4.80 GHz
1127
Intel Core i3-1005G1 Intel Core i3-1005G1
2C 4T @ 3.40 GHz
1126

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.
Intel Xeon E5-2630L v4 Intel Xeon E5-2630L v4
10C 20T @ 2.20 GHz
6122
Intel Core i3-12300T Intel Core i3-12300T
4C 8T @ 3.20 GHz
6120
Intel Core i7-9700E Intel Core i7-9700E
8C 8T @ 2.60 GHz
6120
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
6114
Intel Core i7-1185G7 Intel Core i7-1185G7
4C 8T @ 4.30 GHz
6102
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650GE AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650GE
6C 12T @ 3.80 GHz
6065
Intel Xeon E-2226G Intel Xeon E-2226G
6C 6T @ 3.90 GHz
6036

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.
Intel Core i5-9500 Intel Core i5-9500
6C 6T @ 4.40 GHz
1427
Google Tensor G2 Google Tensor G2
8C 8T @ 2.85 GHz
1426
Intel Core i3-8350K Intel Core i3-8350K
4C 4T @ 4.00 GHz
1426
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
1422
Intel Xeon W-2135 Intel Xeon W-2135
6C 12T @ 4.50 GHz
1422
Intel Xeon W-2195 Intel Xeon W-2195
18C 36T @ 4.30 GHz
1422
Intel Core i7-8850H Intel Core i7-8850H
6C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
1420

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.
Intel Xeon W-2133 Intel Xeon W-2133
6C 12T @ 3.90 GHz
6488
Intel Core i7-11600H Intel Core i7-11600H
6C 12T @ 2.50 GHz
6482
Intel Xeon D-2796TE Intel Xeon D-2796TE
20C 40T @ 2.50 GHz
6478
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
6467
Intel Core i5-11600T Intel Core i5-11600T
6C 12T @ 3.50 GHz
6455
Intel Core i5-1235U Intel Core i5-1235U
10C 12T @ 2.50 GHz
6454
Intel Xeon E5-2683 v3 Intel Xeon E5-2683 v3
14C 28T @ 2.50 GHz
6452

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.
AMD Ryzen 5 4500U AMD Ryzen 5 4500U
6C 6T @ 4.00 GHz
448
AMD Ryzen 5 4600U AMD Ryzen 5 4600U
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
448
Intel Core i7-1065G7 Intel Core i7-1065G7
4C 8T @ 3.90 GHz
448
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
447
Intel Core i3-8350K Intel Core i3-8350K
4C 4T @ 4.00 GHz
447
AMD EPYC 7F32 AMD EPYC 7F32
8C 16T @ 3.90 GHz
446
AMD EPYC 7F52 AMD EPYC 7F52
16C 32T @ 3.90 GHz
446

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.
Intel Core i9-9980HK Intel Core i9-9980HK
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
3503
Intel Xeon Gold 5115 Intel Xeon Gold 5115
10C 20T @ 2.60 GHz
3493
Intel Core i5-1335U Intel Core i5-1335U
10C 12T @ 1.30 GHz
3468
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
3462
Intel Core i7-10870H Intel Core i7-10870H
8C 16T @ 3.10 GHz
3457
Intel Core i5-10505 Intel Core i5-10505
6C 12T @ 3.20 GHz
3455
AMD Ryzen 7 2700 AMD Ryzen 7 2700
8C 16T @ 3.60 GHz
3448

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.
AMD A8-3800 AMD A8-3800
AMD Radeon HD 6550D @ 0.60 GHz
480
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
Qualcomm Adreno 530 @ 0.62 GHz
476
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
Qualcomm Adreno 530 @ 0.62 GHz
476
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.20 GHz
461
Intel Core i9-10880H Intel Core i9-10880H
Intel UHD Graphics 630 @ 1.20 GHz
461
AMD Ryzen Embedded R2312 AMD Ryzen Embedded R2312
AMD Radeon RX Vega 3 (Raven Ridge) @ 1.20 GHz
461
AMD Ryzen 3 5125C AMD Ryzen 3 5125C
AMD Radeon RX Vega 3 (Raven Ridge) @ 1.20 GHz
461

Blender 3.1 Benchmark

In the Blender Benchmark 3.1, the scenes "monster", "junkshop" and "classroom" are rendered and the time required by the system is measured. In our benchmark we test the CPU and not the graphics card. Blender 3.1 was presented as a standalone version in March 2022.
Intel Core i7-9700K Intel Core i7-9700K
8C 8T @ 4.60 GHz
134
Intel Core i7-9700KF Intel Core i7-9700KF
8C 8T @ 4.60 GHz
134
Intel Core i9-10980HK Intel Core i9-10980HK
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
134
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
132
Intel Core i7-12700HL Intel Core i7-12700HL
14C 20T @ 3.80 GHz
131
Intel Core i7-12700H Intel Core i7-12700H
14C 20T @ 3.80 GHz
131
Intel Core i5-11500 Intel Core i5-11500
6C 12T @ 3.70 GHz
129

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 E5-2650 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2650 v4
12C 24T @ 2.50 GHz
14028
AMD EPYC Embedded 3251 AMD EPYC Embedded 3251
8C 16T @ 2.50 GHz
13982
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
13982
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
13961
Intel Xeon E5-2667 v4 Intel Xeon E5-2667 v4
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
13948
Intel Xeon Silver 4210 Intel Xeon Silver 4210
10C 20T @ 2.40 GHz
13924
Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2 Intel Xeon E5-1660 v2
6C 12T @ 3.80 GHz
13919

Blender 2.81 (bmw27)

Blender is a free 3D graphics software for rendering (creating) 3D bodies, which can also be textured and animated in the software. The Blender benchmark creates predefined scenes and measures the time (s) required for the entire scene. The shorter the time required, the better. We selected bmw27 as the benchmark scene.
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 AMD Ryzen 7 1700
8C 16T @ 3.30 GHz
235.6
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 AMD Ryzen 5 3600
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
235.7
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
8C 16T @ 3.80 GHz
241.2
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
242.2
Intel Core i9-9980HK Intel Core i9-9980HK
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
251.2
Intel Core i7-5960X Intel Core i7-5960X
8C 16T @ 3.20 GHz
254.1
Apple M2 Apple M2
8C 8T @ 3.50 GHz
277

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.
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700 AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700
8C 16T @ 3.00 GHz
3877
AMD Ryzen 7 4800U AMD Ryzen 7 4800U
8C 16T @ 1.80 GHz
3848
Intel Core i7-9700F Intel Core i7-9700F
8C 8T @ 3.00 GHz
3848
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 2.30 GHz
3818
Intel Core i7-8086K Intel Core i7-8086K
6C 12T @ 4.00 GHz
3814
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 5850U AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 5850U
8C 16T @ 1.90 GHz
3763
AMD Ryzen 5 5600H AMD Ryzen 5 5600H
6C 12T @ 3.30 GHz
3762

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 Xeon E5-1680 v3 Intel Xeon E5-1680 v3
8C 16T @ 3.80 GHz
193
Intel Xeon W-2155 Intel Xeon W-2155
10C 20T @ 4.50 GHz
193
Intel Core i7-9850H Intel Core i7-9850H
6C 12T @ 4.60 GHz
192
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 4.80 GHz
191
Intel Core i3-10105F Intel Core i3-10105F
4C 8T @ 4.40 GHz
191
Intel Core i3-10100F Intel Core i3-10100F
4C 8T @ 4.30 GHz
191
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650G AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650G
6C 12T @ 4.30 GHz
191

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 Gold 6134M Intel Xeon Gold 6134M
8C 16T @ 3.50 GHz
1558
Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2 Intel Xeon E5-2697 v2
12C 24T @ 3.10 GHz
1557
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650U AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 6650U
6C 12T @ 3.80 GHz
1546
Intel Core i9-9880H Intel Core i9-9880H
8C 16T @ 3.40 GHz
1535
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X
8C 16T @ 3.60 GHz
1533
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
8C 16T @ 3.60 GHz
1532
AMD Ryzen 7 2700 AMD Ryzen 7 2700
8C 16T @ 3.60 GHz
1529

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