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Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-6950X @ 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 i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA2011-v3
Clockspeed: 3.0 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.0 GHz
No of Cores: 10 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 140 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6950X CPU @ 3.00GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2016
CPUmark/$Price:  13.17     Overall Rank:  31
Last Price Change:  $1520 USD (2016-06-04)
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Single Thread Rating: 2152
Samples: 310*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$1520Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$1688.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 23rd of June 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
20,012
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,187
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,102
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,995
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,528
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,300
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,950
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,200
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,166
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,383
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 23rd of June 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
106.40
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.46
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
54.67
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
44.79
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
31.76
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.26
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
28.72
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
27.01
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
21.49
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
15.02
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
13.17
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1040569 - Jun 22 2018
14290
BL1039739 - Jun 20 2018
22755
BL1035114 - Jun 09 2018
20550
BL1030486 - May 29 2018
22647
BL1028477 - May 25 2018
22535
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
As of 23rd of June 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
20,012
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,412
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 3.20GHz
17,714
Intel Core i9-7940X @ 3.10GHz
24,995
Intel Core i9-7900X @ 3.30GHz
22,083
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
17,039
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,978
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
16,009
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,627
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
15,200
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X
15,349
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
15,346
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
18,136
Intel Core i7-7820X @ 3.60GHz
18,580
Intel Core i9-7920X @ 2.90GHz
23,333
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,760
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,810
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