PassMark Software
New CPU benchmarks uploaded daily CPU Benchmarks
Over 1,000,000 CPUs Benchmarked
CPU benchmarks made using PerformanceTest v
How does your CPU compare?
Add your CPU to our benchmark chart with PerformanceTest V9!

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:  55.97     Overall Rank:  387
Last Price Change:  $149.98 USD (2018-09-23)
8394

Single Thread Rating: 1395
Samples: 303*
*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 15th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,523
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,293
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
8,394
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,197
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,170
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,385
PassMark Software © 2008-2018

CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 15th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.86
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
108.24
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
55.97
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.65
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.92
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.80
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.40
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.43
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.81
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.44
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
33.17
PassMark Software © 2008-2018


Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1081484 - Sep 25 2018
7921
BL1077380 - Sep 16 2018
8697
BL1075560 - Sep 12 2018
8425
BL1072344 - Sep 05 2018
7185
BL1059398 - Aug 08 2018
6029
PassMark Software © 2008-2018



Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
As of 15th of October 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
8,394
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,197
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,191
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core
6,990
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,476
AMD Phenom II X6 1055T
4,968
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,293
Intel Core i7-980X @ 3.33GHz
8,791
Intel Core i7-2600K @ 3.40GHz
8,449
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
10,069
AMD Ryzen 5 1400
8,398
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,265
AMD FX-8370 Eight-Core
9,025
AMD FX-9370 Eight-Core
9,469
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
9,263
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T
4,822
Intel Core i5-3570 @ 3.40GHz
7,104
PassMark Software © 2008-2018