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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:  9.19     Overall Rank:  157
Last Price Change:  $1377.9 USD (2013-01-02)
12669

Single Thread Rating: 2010
Samples: 288*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$1377.9Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 17th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,669
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,525
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,295
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,197
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,168
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 17th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.44
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
98.25
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.10
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.65
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.78
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.26
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.70
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
34.95
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.64
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.78
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
9.19
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1055797 - Jul 30 2018
13380
BL1054213 - Jul 26 2018
13345
BL1053651 - Jul 25 2018
12736
BL1053330 - Jul 24 2018
13440
BL1040665 - Jun 22 2018
14163
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
As of 17th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,669
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,625
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
12,007
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,801
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,275
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,525
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,027
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,222
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,194
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,737
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,606
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,451
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,405
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,638
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,994
AMD FX-8120 Eight-Core
6,594
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,513
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