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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:  15.65     Overall Rank:  190
Last Price Change:  $809.99 USD (2019-01-26)
12676

Single Thread Rating: 2013
Samples: 303*
*Margin for error: Low


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 16th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,967
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,676
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,036
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,175
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,108
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,085
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,986
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,284
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,173
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 16th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
137.68
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
127.77
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.87
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.60
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.35
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
38.06
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.40
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.26
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
31.76
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.28
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
BL1166929 - Feb 14 2019
13528
BL1163692 - Feb 09 2019
13158
BL1141315 - Jan 05 2019
15203
BL1141264 - Jan 05 2019
14462
BL1138931 - Jan 01 2019
12199
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
As of 16th of February 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,676
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,603
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
11,981
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,800
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,512
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,529
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,223
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,007
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,269
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,580
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,631
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,197
Intel Core i7-3820 @ 3.60GHz
8,996
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,403
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,138
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,987
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,674
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