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Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz 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.

Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA2011
Clockspeed: 3.5 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.0 GHz
No of Cores: 6 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 150 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3970X CPU @ 3.50GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  14.88     Overall Rank:  80
Last Price Change:  $850.19 USD (2013-01-02)
12653

Single Thread Rating: 1996
Samples: 233*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$850.19Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$1099.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 10th of December 2016 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,653
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,188
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,062
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,120
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
10,000
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,555
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,324
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,938
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,130
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,335
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,982
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 10th of December 2016 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
68.13
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
59.59
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
32.91
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
32.79
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
32.54
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.90
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
26.92
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.36
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
16.24
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
14.91
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
14.88
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
BL715653 - Nov 18 2016
13264
BL715502 - Nov 18 2016
14443
BL712743 - Nov 13 2016
14199
BL711917 - Nov 12 2016
12302
BL710727 - Nov 10 2016
12755
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