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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:  20.72     Overall Rank:  89
Last Price Change:  $769.99 USD (2018-08-21)
15957

Single Thread Rating: 1996
Samples: 865*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$769.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 25th of September 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,957
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,098
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,524
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,294
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,197
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,169
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 25th of September 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
116.09
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.86
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
58.55
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.09
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
49.79
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.25
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.19
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.81
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.43
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
28.71
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
20.72
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1081130 - Sep 24 2018
19163
BL1080109 - Sep 22 2018
13306
BL1080098 - Sep 22 2018
13145
BL1079751 - Sep 21 2018
13330
BL1079729 - Sep 21 2018
13068
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
As of 25th of September 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,957
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,640
Intel Core i7-7820X @ 3.60GHz
18,570
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,799
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,627
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,994
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,399
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,023
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,591
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,747
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,634
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,272
Intel Core i7-3930K @ 3.20GHz
12,003
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,158
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,229
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,925
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,029
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