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Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz 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.

Is the Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz Good for Gaming?

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Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz

Description:

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA2011-v3

Clockspeed: 3.4 GHz

Turbo Speed: 3.8 GHz

Cores: 6 Threads: 12

Typical TDP: 140 W

Cache per CPU Package:
L1 Instruction Cache: 6 x 32 KB
L1 Data Cache: 6 x 32 KB
L2 Cache: 6 x 256 KB
L3 Cache: 15 MB

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6800K CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel Core i7-6800K CPU @ 3.40GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q2 2016

CPUmark/$Price: 119.63

Overall Rank:
1074th fastest in multithreading out of 4761 CPUs
1039th fastest in single threading out of 4761 CPUs
338th fastest in out of 1368 Desktop CPUs

Last Price Change: $89.99 USD (2024-07-11)

Average CPU Mark rating
Multithread Rating
10765
Single Thread Rating
2271

Samples: 1743*
*Margin for error: Low



PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 13,640
Thread: 2,087

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz

Integer Math37,459 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math24,444 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers48 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting20,962 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption2,917 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression162,350 KBytes/Sec
Physics820 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions10,388 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,271 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 19th of July 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 19th of July 2024
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 19th of July 2024.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

MerchantPricePurchase
Amazon.com$103.00 USDBuy Now!
NewEgg.com$89.99 USDBuy Now!
BestBuy.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
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Pricing History


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 19th of July 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i9-13900K
59,255
Intel Core i9-12900K
41,478
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X
39,154
Intel Core i7-12700K
34,624
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
22,047
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
21,897
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
18,285
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
17,755
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
15,536
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
14,176
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
10,765
CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 19th of July 2024 - Higher results represent better value
Processor CPU Mark / $Price
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
237.08
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
182.49
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X
167.55
Intel Core i9-12900K
149.21
Intel Core i9-13900K
134.67
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
119.63
Intel Core i7-12700K
84.66
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
55.41
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
NA
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Single Thread Rating
As of 19th of July 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average Thread Rating
Intel Core i9-13900K
4,630
Intel Core i9-12900K
4,166
Intel Core i7-12700K
4,033
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
3,921
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
3,837
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
3,696
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X
3,470
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
3,360
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,930
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
2,567
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
2,271
Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL2139802 - Jul 07 2024
10835
BL2138994 - Jul 06 2024 [Overclocked]
9440
BL2135416 - Jul 01 2024 [Overclocked]
13560
BL2135174 - Jul 01 2024
10938
BL2133138 - Jun 28 2024
10716
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
As of 19th of July 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
10,765
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G vs Intel Core i7-6800K
8,731 (-18.9%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3500X vs Intel Core i7-6800K
13,177 (+22.4%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X vs Intel Core i7-6800K
13,062 (+21.3%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 vs Intel Core i7-6800K
12,283 (+14.1%)
Intel Core i5-10400F @ 2.90GHz vs Intel Core i7-6800K
12,192 (+13.3%)
AMD Ryzen 3 3100 vs Intel Core i7-6800K
11,610 (+7.8%)
Intel Core i7-6850K @ 3.60GHz vs Intel Core i7-6800K
11,475 (+6.6%)
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz vs Intel Core i7-6800K
9,400 (-12.7%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3400G vs Intel Core i7-6800K
9,271 (-13.9%)
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz vs Intel Core i7-6800K
8,928 (-17.1%)
Intel Core i7-6700 @ 3.40GHz vs Intel Core i7-6800K
8,086 (-24.9%)
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X vs Intel Core i7-6800K
13,911 (+29.2%)

Is the Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 19th of July 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-14900KS
9,318
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
9,272
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D
9,030
Intel Core i9-13900KS
8,525
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
8,387
Intel Core i9-14900K
8,112
Intel Core i9-14900KF
8,010
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X3D
7,871
Intel Core i9-13900K
7,789
Intel Core i7-13790F
7,746
Intel Core i7-14700K
7,533
Intel Core i7-14700KF
7,531
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
2,268