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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
Description:  Socket: LGA2011
Clockspeed: 3.5 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.0 GHz
No of Cores: 6 (2 logical cores per physical)
Max TDP: 150 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3970X CPU @ 3.50GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  13.62     Overall Rank:  57
Last Price Change:  $929.99 USD (2013-01-02)
12662

Single Thread Rating: 1992
Samples: 219


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$929.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 25th of May 2016 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,662
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,204
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,148
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
10,018
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,824
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,570
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,338
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,945
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,141
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,342
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,987
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of May 2016 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
66.76
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
59.64
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
33.73
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
32.95
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
32.00
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
25.94
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
24.67
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
23.04
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
19.72
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
16.98
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
13.62
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
BL620658 - May 19 2016
14689
BL619517 - May 16 2016
15790
BL613283 - May 04 2016
13746
BL606108 - Apr 21 2016
15276
BL600790 - Apr 11 2016
12598
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