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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
Class: Desktop 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:  15.65     Overall Rank:  222
Last Price Change:  $809.99 USD (2019-07-18)
12677

Single Thread Rating: 2015
Samples: 312*
*Margin for error: Low


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 26th of August 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,963
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,677
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,031
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,169
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,110
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,074
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,278
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,952
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,177
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,389
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 26th of August 2019 - Higher results represent better value
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
68.73
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
60.75
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
53.25
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
51.48
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.61
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.03
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.54
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.28
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.37
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
23.92
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
15.65
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1250087 - Aug 02 2019
12042
BL1245440 - Jul 24 2019
12460
BL1236582 - Jul 05 2019
14029
BL1221982 - May 29 2019
12384
BL1206827 - Apr 27 2019
13585
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
As of 26th of August 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,677
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,581
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,796
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
11,980
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,623
Intel Core i7-4771 @ 3.50GHz
9,861
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,006
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,365
Intel Core i7-5775C @ 3.30GHz
10,976
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,286
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,496
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,200
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,190
Intel Core i7-980X @ 3.33GHz
8,733
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,422
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,160
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,683
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