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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:  13.40     Overall Rank:  110
Last Price Change:  $1190.12 USD (2019-02-21)
15947

Single Thread Rating: 1997
Samples: 908*
*Margin for error: Low


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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 24th of March 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,968
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,947
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,036
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,175
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,109
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,083
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,985
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,282
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,174
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,388
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 24th of March 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
137.70
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
91.27
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.61
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
42.02
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.40
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
34.55
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
34.39
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
24.98
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
24.86
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
21.39
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
13.40
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1188008 - Mar 20 2019
15442
BL1187551 - Mar 20 2019
15324
BL1187223 - Mar 19 2019
21982
BL1186728 - Mar 18 2019
17460
BL1186062 - Mar 17 2019
21337
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
As of 24th of March 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,947
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 3.20GHz
17,665
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,985
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,632
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,596
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,009
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,759
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,686
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,411
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,990
AMD Ryzen 5 2600
13,546
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,226
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
14,360
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,280
AMD FX-8370 Eight-Core
9,032
AMD FX-8150 Eight-Core
7,630
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,582
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