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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:  20.74     Overall Rank:  93
Last Price Change:  $768.99 USD (2018-11-03)
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Single Thread Rating: 1996
Samples: 883*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$1146.29Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$768.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 20th of November 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,948
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,181
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,093
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,989
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,520
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,291
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,195
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,170
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 20th of November 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.86
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
108.22
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
55.00
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
52.20
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
50.14
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.39
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.42
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.80
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.42
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
34.86
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
20.74
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1111535 - Nov 20 2018
19226
BL1111022 - Nov 19 2018
18464
BL1111007 - Nov 19 2018
15670
BL1110448 - Nov 18 2018
20998
BL1108654 - Nov 15 2018
19221
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
As of 20th of November 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,948
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,632
Intel Core i7-7820X @ 3.60GHz
18,550
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,795
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,608
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,671
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,989
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,395
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,017
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,971
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,594
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,742
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,663
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,154
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,232
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,267
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
11,989
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