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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.

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Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA2011-v3

Clockspeed: 3.0 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.0 GHz

Cores: 10 Threads: 20

Typical TDP: 140 W

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6950X CPU @ 3.00GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2016

CPUmark/$Price:  45.24     

Overall Rank:  289

Last Price Change:  $376.59 USD (2021-10-22)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2339
Cross-Platform Rating: 41,095
Samples: 442*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 19,892 Thread: 2,159

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz

Integer Math63,056 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math40,648 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers77 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting36 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption4,831 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression267.0 MBytes/Sec
Physics1,143 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions17,132 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,339 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 25th of October 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 20th of October 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 20th of October 2021.

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Pricing History

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As of 25th of October 2021 - Higher results represent better performance
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