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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:  11.94     Overall Rank:  46
Last Price Change:  $1062.57 USD (2013-01-02)
12681

Single Thread Rating: 1992
Samples: 211


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$1062.57Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 14th of February 2016 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,681
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,215
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,162
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,834
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,579
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,343
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,951
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,149
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,457
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,345
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,988
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 14th of February 2016 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
65.42
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
52.66
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
32.99
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
32.03
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
26.16
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.41
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
20.39
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
16.93
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
16.81
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
11.94
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
9.39
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
BL563655 - Feb 07 2016
12672
BL562376 - Feb 06 2016
14441
BL562310 - Feb 05 2016
14880
BL557881 - Jan 29 2016
2681
BL557755 - Jan 29 2016
4335
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