Intel Core i9-9900KS 8 Core and 16 Thread 5.0 GHz CPU Review – 5 Gigahertz Across All Cores For A Slight Premium

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Intel Core i9-9900KS

28th, October 2019
Type Processor
Price $512.99 US

Intel Core i9-9900KS - Cooler Performance and Temperatures

The Intel Coffee Lake processors feature higher clock speeds and more cores, this means that the temperatures can directly be affected by the updated design. In terms of packaging, the processor's ship with STIM or Soldered Thermal Interface Material.

In short, Intel has gone back to the soldered design with higher quality thermal interface material between the die and IHS so that should technically lead to better temperatures under overclocking and stress situations. The results were carried out with the ASUS Ryujin 240 AIO liquid cooler:

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