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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:  19.97     Overall Rank:  83
Last Price Change:  $799.99 USD (2014-08-31)
15976

Single Thread Rating: 1995
Samples: 853*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$901.31Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$799.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 18th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,976
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,099
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,525
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,295
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,197
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,168
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 18th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.44
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
98.25
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.10
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.65
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.78
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.26
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.70
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
34.95
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.64
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.78
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
19.97
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1063309 - Aug 17 2018
20525
BL1062451 - Aug 15 2018
15808
BL1062205 - Aug 14 2018
16481
BL1062193 - Aug 14 2018
16234
BL1060180 - Aug 10 2018
17950
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
As of 18th of August 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,976
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,638
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,801
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,625
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,994
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,737
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,623
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,405
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,222
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,275
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 3.20GHz
17,693
Intel Core i7-6850K @ 3.60GHz
14,383
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,027
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,606
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,886
Intel Core i7-7820X @ 3.60GHz
18,556
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
19,979
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