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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:  209
Last Price Change:  $809.99 USD (2019-01-26)
12675

Single Thread Rating: 2014
Samples: 309*
*Margin for error: Low


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 26th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,961
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,675
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,172
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,107
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,075
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,986
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,387
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 26th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.76
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
84.04
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
46.83
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.60
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.16
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
34.81
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
32.12
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.12
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
21.11
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
BL1221982 - May 29 2019
12384
BL1206827 - Apr 27 2019
13585
BL1206812 - Apr 27 2019
12580
BL1206249 - Apr 26 2019
14174
BL1205791 - Apr 25 2019
12555
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
As of 26th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,675
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,584
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,622
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,796
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
11,979
Intel Core i7-4771 @ 3.50GHz
9,866
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,009
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,372
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,570
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,281
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,507
Intel Core i7-5775C @ 3.30GHz
10,976
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,207
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,515
Intel Core i7-980X @ 3.33GHz
8,744
AMD FX-9590 Eight-Core
10,191
Intel Core i7-3820 @ 3.60GHz
8,990
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