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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
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:  13.94     Overall Rank:  79
Last Price Change:  $1146.26 USD (2014-08-31)
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Single Thread Rating: 1994
Samples: 831*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$1146.26Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 23rd of May 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,978
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,188
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,114
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,103
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,997
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,529
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,302
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,201
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,383
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 23rd of May 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
87.75
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
85.12
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.68
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
31.76
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
29.54
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.40
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.72
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
20.83
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
16.74
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
15.02
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
13.94
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1024640 - May 16 2018
16298
BL1022907 - May 13 2018
17318
BL1022706 - May 12 2018
18997
BL1021735 - May 10 2018
13585
BL1020533 - May 07 2018
19866
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
As of 23rd of May 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,978
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,637
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 3.20GHz
17,711
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,997
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,754
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,032
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,635
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,301
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
12,013
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,601
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
17,122
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,402
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
18,294
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
16,033
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,389
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
15,301
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,629
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