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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.

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Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA2011-v3

Clockspeed: 3.0 GHz

Turbo Speed: 3.5 GHz

Cores: 8 Threads: 16

Typical TDP: 140 W

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-5960X CPU @ 3.00GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2014

CPUmark/$Price:  33.23     

Overall Rank:  400

Last Price Change:  $381.09 USD (2021-05-16)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1984
Cross-Platform Rating: 29,256
Samples: 1100*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 15,910 Thread: 2,014

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz

Integer Math47,494 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math23,711 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers62 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting28 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption3,562 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression189.8 MBytes/Sec
Physics1,039 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions12,630 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,984 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 24th of July 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 21st of July 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 21st of July 2021.

MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
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Pricing History

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