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Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

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Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA2011

Clockspeed: 3.3 GHz

Turbo Speed: 3.9 GHz

Cores: 6 Threads: 12

Typical TDP: 130 W

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3960X CPU @ 3.30GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q4 2011

CPUmark/$Price:  4.66     

Overall Rank:  594

Last Price Change:  $1,850.00 USD (2021-05-13)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1813
Cross-Platform Rating: 19,331
Samples: 607*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 12,148 Thread: 1,976

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz

Integer Math33,982 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math12,566 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers42 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting22 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption2,612 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression142.9 MBytes/Sec
Physics717 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions6,325 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,813 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 1st of August 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 28th of July 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 28th of July 2021.

MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$1,850.00Buy Now!
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Pricing History

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