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Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz 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 i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz   Average CPU Mark
Class: Desktop Socket: LGA2011-v3
Clockspeed: 3.0 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.5 GHz
No of Cores: 8 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 140 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-5960X CPU @ 3.00GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2014
CPUmark/$Price:  16.61     Overall Rank:  120
Last Price Change:  $959.99 USD (2019-06-10)
15942

Single Thread Rating: 1997
Samples: 928*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$959.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 20th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,961
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,942
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 20th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.76
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
93.25
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
46.83
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.96
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.16
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
34.80
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
32.12
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
28.79
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.94
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
16.61
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1228677 - Jun 15 2019
15843
BL1222234 - May 29 2019
20413
BL1221495 - May 28 2019
19810
BL1219506 - May 23 2019
16139
BL1219099 - May 22 2019
16612
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
As of 20th of June 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,942
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,625
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 3.20GHz
17,654
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,796
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,675
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,980
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,584
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,008
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,772
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,680
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,421
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,978
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,208
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,515
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,372
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,281
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
11,979
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