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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.
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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: 53.46

Overall Rank: 415

Last Price Change: $322.29 USD (2022-10-02)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2333
Samples: 484*
*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 Math63,160 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math41,023 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers78 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting35 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption4,957 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression268.5 MBytes/Sec
Physics1,163 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions17,131 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,333 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of October 2022.

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

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 29th of September 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 29th of September 2022.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

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Pricing History

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