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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:  17.73     Overall Rank:  79
Last Price Change:  $901.31 USD (2014-08-31)
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Single Thread Rating: 1994
Samples: 824*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$901.31Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$1129.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 25th of April 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
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,105
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,997
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,529
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,303
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,204
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,382
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
82.35
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
82.15
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
43.18
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
29.80
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
29.76
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.73
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
28.11
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
25.21
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
24.29
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
20.22
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
17.73
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1013679 - Apr 23 2018
20530
BL1009091 - Apr 13 2018
15764
BL1007609 - Apr 11 2018
21989
BL1006759 - Apr 09 2018
16228
BL1006674 - Apr 09 2018
15873
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
As of 25th of April 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,978
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,039
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,996
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 3.20GHz
17,693
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,642
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
18,189
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,754
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,630
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,557
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,385
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
12,015
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,404
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,602
Intel Core i7-7820X @ 3.60GHz
18,652
Intel Core i7-980X @ 3.33GHz
8,826
Intel Core i7-4771 @ 3.50GHz
9,880
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
15,295
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