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Performance of selected CPUs can be found below. The values for the CPU are determined from thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHzIntel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
Price$769.991$398.981
Socket TypeLGA2011LGA2011
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.6 GHz3.2 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 4.0 GHzUp to 3.8 GHz
# of Physical Cores6 (2 logical cores per physical)6 (2 logical cores per physical)
Max TDP130W130W
Yearly Running Cost$23.73$23.73
First Seen on ChartQ1 2013Q4 2011
# of Samples4143066
Single Thread Rating20781935
CPU Mark1379611978
1 - Last seen price from our affiliates NewEgg.com & Amazon.com.


CPU Mark Rating
As of 27th of March 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,796
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
11,978
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
20,175
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,990
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,968
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,140
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,762
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 27th of March 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
17.92
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
30.02
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
38.07
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
57.60
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
42.02
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
48.07
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
86.02
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 27th of March 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
2,078
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
1,935
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,899
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
2,194
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,703
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
2,629
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
1,776
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Estimated Energy Usage Cost
Estimated Energy Adjustable Values
Average hours of use per day
Average CPU Utilization (0-100%)1
Power cost, $ per kWh2
1Average user usage is typically low and can vary from task to task. An estimate load 25% is nominal.
2Typical power costs vary around the world. Check your last power bill for details. Values of $0.15 to $0.45 per kWh are typical.
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Max TDP130W130W
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Shown CPU power usage is based on linear interpolation of Max TDP (i.e. max load). Actual CPU power profile may vary.


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