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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 i7-6950X @ 3.00GHzAMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
Price$1450 BUY NOW!$199.99 BUY NOW!
Socket TypeLGA2011-v3sTR4
CPU ClassDesktopDesktop
Clockspeed3.0 GHz3.8 GHz
Turbo SpeedUp to 4.0 GHzUp to 4.0 GHz
# of Physical Cores10 (2 logical cores per physical)8 (2 logical cores per physical)
Max TDP140W180W
Yearly Running Cost$25.55$32.85
First Seen on ChartQ2 2016Q2 2017
# of Samples37097
Single Thread Rating21482069
CPU Mark1992316089


CPU Mark Rating
As of 24th of August 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
19,923
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
16,089
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
20,220
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,959
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,963
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,161
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,683
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price)
As of 24th of August 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
13.74
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
80.45
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
42.21
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
68.14
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.61
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
42.12
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
89.56
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CPU Single Thread Rating
As of 24th of August 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
2,148
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
2,069
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,898
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
2,190
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
2,701
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
2,631
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
1,881
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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.
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHzAMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
Max TDP140W180W
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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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