Intel Core i9-14900KS

Intel Core i9-14900KS

About processor

The Intel Core i9-14900KS processor is a powerhouse of a CPU designed for desktop use. With its Raptor Lake Refresh code name and Intel 7 technology, this processor is built for exceptional performance. With a total of 24 cores and 32 threads, it's capable of handling even the most demanding multitasking and multithreaded applications with ease. The base frequency of 3.2 GHz and a max turbo frequency of 6.2 GHz ensure that this processor is not only fast but also highly efficient, making it great for both gaming and heavy-duty tasks like video editing and 3D rendering. The 36MB of L3 cache further enhances its performance by providing quick access to frequently used data. Despite its incredible power, the 150W TDP ensures that it doesn't consume an excessive amount of power, which is important for keeping overall system temperatures in check. The inclusion of integrated graphics adds extra value to this processor, making it suitable for systems that do not require a discrete GPU. In terms of benchmarks, the Geekbench 6 scores of 3280 for single-core performance and 25909 for multi-core performance speak for themselves, showcasing the raw power of the Core i9-14900KS. In conclusion, the Intel Core i9-14900KS is a top-of-the-line processor that delivers exceptional performance and is a worthy investment for anyone in need of a high-performance desktop CPU.


Label Name
Launch Date
October 2023
Model Name
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Code Name
Raptor Lake Refresh

CPU Specifications

Total Cores
Cores is a hardware term that describes the number of independent central processing units in a single computing component (die or chip).
Total Threads
Where applicable, Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology is only available on Performance-cores.
Performance-core Base Frequency
3.2 GHz
Efficient-core Base Frequency
2.4 GHz
Performance-core Max Turbo Frequency
Maximum P-core turbo frequency derived from Intel® Turbo Boost Technology.
6.2 GHz
L1 Cache
80K per core
L2 Cache
2MB per core
L3 Cache
36MB shared
CPU Socket
The socket is the component that provides the mechanical and electrical connections between the processor and motherboard.
Lithography refers to the semiconductor technology used to manufacture an integrated circuit, and is reported in nanometer (nm), indicative of the size of features built on the semiconductor.
Intel 7
150 W
Max. Operating Temperature
Junction Temperature is the maximum temperature allowed at the processor die.

Memory Specifications

Memory Type
Intel® processors come in four different types: Single Channel, Dual Channel, Triple Channel, and Flex Mode. Maximum supported memory speed may be lower when populating multiple DIMMs per channel on products that support multiple memory channels.
Max Memory Size
Max memory size refers to the maximum memory capacity supported by the processor.
Memory Channels
The number of memory channels refers to the bandwidth operation for real world application.

GPU Specifications

Integrated Graphics Model
An integrated GPU refers to the graphics core that is integrated into the CPU processor. Leveraging the processor's powerful computational capabilities and intelligent power efficiency management, it delivers outstanding graphics performance and a smooth application experience at a lower power consumption.


Cinebench R23
Single Core Score
Cinebench R23
Multi Core Score
Geekbench 6
Single Core Score
Geekbench 6
Multi Core Score
Geekbench 5
Single Core Score
Geekbench 5
Multi Core Score
Passmark CPU
Single Core Score
Passmark CPU
Multi Core Score

Compared to Other CPU

Cinebench R23 Single Core
2239 -7.6%
Cinebench R23 Multi Core
43126 +3.4%
40850 -2.1%
40730 -2.4%
37095 -11.1%
Geekbench 6 Single Core
3359 +2.4%
3341 +1.9%
3228 -1.6%
Geekbench 5 Single Core
2270 -10.5%
2265 -10.7%
2243 -11.6%
Geekbench 5 Multi Core
31163 +2.6%
31083 +2.4%
30296 -0.2%
Passmark CPU Single Core
Passmark CPU Multi Core
65379 +1.4%
64841 +0.6%
62943 -2.4%