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Intel Core i9-13900KS

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i9-13900KS can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the CPU compared to the 10 other common (single) CPUs in terms of PassMark CPU Mark.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the CPUMark per dollar.
  • The pricing history data shows the price for a single Processor. For multiple Processors, multiply the price shown by the number of CPUs.

Is the Intel Core i9-13900KS Good for Gaming?

This is a newly released CPU that contains 24 Cores and 32 Threads. The Intel Core i9-13900KS also has great single threaded performance that will serve well in games. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? Yes, this is a high end chip that would be great for gaming. [More ...]

Intel Core i9-13900KS


Class: Desktop


Total Cores: 24 Cores, 32 Threads

Performance Cores: 8 Cores, 16 Threads, 3.2 GHz Base, 6.0 GHz Turbo

Efficient Cores: 16 Cores, 16 Threads, NA Base, 4.3 GHz Turbo

Typical TDP: 125 W

TDP Up: 253 W

Cache Size: L1: 2176 KB, L2: 32.0 MB, L3: 36 MB

Other names: 13th Gen Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-13900KS, 13th Gen Intel Core i9-13900KS

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2023

CPUmark/$Price: 85.32

Overall Rank: 28

Last Price Change: $729.99 USD (2023-03-22)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 4813
Samples: 129*
*Margin for error: Low

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i9-13900KS

Integer Math216,356 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math158,727 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers273 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting95 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption49,094 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression818.6 MBytes/Sec
Physics3,359 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions49,206 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread4,813 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 22nd of March 2023.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i9-13900KS

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 16th of March 2023
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 16th of March 2023.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i9-13900KS
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL1774369 - Mar 21 2023 [Excluded]
BL1773828 - Mar 20 2023
BL1773790 - Mar 20 2023
BL1773707 - Mar 20 2023
BL1772938 - Mar 19 2023
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i9-13900KS
As of 23rd of March 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i9-13900KS
Intel Core i9-13900K vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
60,088 (-3.5%)
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
63,510 (+2.0%)
Intel Core i9-13900KF vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
59,577 (-4.3%)
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
51,585 (-17.2%)
Intel Core i9-13900F vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
55,897 (-10.3%)
Intel Core i7-13700K vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
47,031 (-24.5%)
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
52,260 (-16.1%)
Intel Core i7-13700KF vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
46,803 (-24.9%)
Intel Core i9-13900 vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
50,519 (-18.9%)
AMD Ryzen 9 7900 vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
49,047 (-21.2%)
Intel Core i9-13900T vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
44,273 (-28.9%)
AMD Ryzen 9 3950X vs Intel Core i9-13900KS
38,994 (-37.4%)

Is the Intel Core i9-13900KS Good for Gaming?
As of 23rd of March 2023 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
Intel Core i9-13900KS
Intel Core i9-13900K
Intel Core i9-13900T
Intel Core i9-13900KF
Intel Core i9-13900F
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
Intel Core i7-13700K
Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel Core i7-13700KF
Intel Core i5-13600KF