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Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz 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 i7-970 @ 3.20GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1366
Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.5 GHz
No of Cores: 6 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 130 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 970 @ 3.20GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2010
CPUmark/$Price:  55.83     Overall Rank:  416
Last Price Change:  $149.98 USD (2018-11-25)
8373

Single Thread Rating: 1396
Samples: 312*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$149.98Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 20th of January 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,961
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,039
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,177
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,107
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,088
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,989
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,286
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,947
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
8,373
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,173
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,385
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 20th of January 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
119.31
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
93.91
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
55.83
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.88
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.60
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.51
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
38.07
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.41
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.37
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
31.92
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
27.83
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1145015 - Jan 11 2019
7564
BL1141027 - Jan 05 2019
8108
BL1134379 - Dec 26 2018
8800
BL1129720 - Dec 18 2018
8364
BL1129112 - Dec 18 2018
7772
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
As of 20th of January 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
8,373
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,191
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,478
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
5,723
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core
7,001
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,195
AMD FX-8370 Eight-Core
9,029
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,286
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,268
AMD Phenom II X6 1075T
5,341
Intel Core i7-930 @ 2.80GHz
5,140
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
9,275
AMD Ryzen 5 1400
8,381
Intel Core i7-980X @ 3.33GHz
8,761
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
10,080
Intel Core i7-2600K @ 3.40GHz
8,435
AMD FX-9370 Eight-Core
9,452
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