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Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz 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 i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA2011
Clockspeed: 3.5 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.0 GHz
No of Cores: 6 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 150 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3970X CPU @ 3.50GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  24.79     Overall Rank:  130
Last Price Change:  $509.99 USD (2013-01-02)
12644

Single Thread Rating: 2006
Samples: 278*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$509.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 18th of February 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,644
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,190
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,101
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,996
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,534
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,305
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,207
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,162
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,377
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 18th of February 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
81.24
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
66.31
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
38.93
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
34.40
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
28.70
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
27.24
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
26.75
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
26.04
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
24.79
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
23.69
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
20.62
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
BL974549 - Feb 10 2018
12754
BL972789 - Feb 07 2018
15083
BL971366 - Feb 04 2018
12148
BL966921 - Jan 27 2018
12744
BL964470 - Jan 23 2018
14912
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