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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:  29.08     Overall Rank:  145
Last Price Change:  $435 USD (2013-01-02)
12648

Single Thread Rating: 2007
Samples: 280*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$435Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 25th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,648
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,188
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,105
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,997
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,529
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,303
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,204
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,382
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
82.35
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
82.15
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
43.18
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.80
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
29.76
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
29.08
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.73
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
28.11
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
25.21
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
24.29
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
20.22
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1013774 - Apr 23 2018
14116
BL1005506 - Apr 07 2018
13896
BL1002684 - Apr 01 2018
15160
BL1002623 - Apr 01 2018
13829
BL1000706 - Mar 28 2018
13927
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