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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:  29.09     Overall Rank:  149
Last Price Change:  $435 USD (2018-04-07)
12655

Single Thread Rating: 2008
Samples: 283*
*Margin for error: Low


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 18th of June 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,655
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,187
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,102
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,528
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,301
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,201
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,383
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 18th of June 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.89
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
98.22
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.68
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.24
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
29.09
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.72
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
27.76
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
27.01
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
21.04
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.48
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
15.02
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1030014 - May 28 2018
12390
BL1027491 - May 23 2018
14099
BL1027396 - May 22 2018
15208
BL1024088 - May 15 2018
13540
BL1018670 - May 03 2018
14706
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
As of 18th of June 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,655
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,528
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,996
AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
7,623
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,608
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
12,011
Intel Core i7-4770 @ 3.40GHz
9,791
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,102
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,626
Intel Core i7-7800X @ 3.50GHz
14,491
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,273
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,187
Intel Core i7-3820 @ 3.60GHz
9,003
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
15,200
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,631
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,028
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