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Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz 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.
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Is the Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. But this CPU contains 4 Cores and 8 Threads. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? This CPU should be able to play most games. [More ...]

Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz


Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA2066

Clockspeed: 4.3 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.5 GHz

Cores: 4 Threads: 8

Typical TDP: 112 W

Cache Size: L1: 256 KB, L2: 1.0 MB, L3: 8 MB

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7740X CPU @ 4.30GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q3 2017

CPUmark/$Price: 94.98

Overall Rank: 765

Last Price Change: $103.90 USD (2022-12-03)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 2789
Samples: 180*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 12,264
Thread: 2,638

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz

Integer Math31,006 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math19,594 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers31 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting18 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption3,362 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression135.2 MBytes/Sec
Physics679 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions9,319 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,789 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 4th of December 2022.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 3rd of December 2022
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 3rd of December 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

Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz
As of 4th of December 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G vs Intel Core i7-7740X
8,726 (-11.6%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1400 vs Intel Core i7-7740X
7,771 (-21.3%)
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz vs Intel Core i7-7740X
8,959 (-9.2%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X vs Intel Core i7-7740X
13,074 (+32.5%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 vs Intel Core i7-7740X
12,296 (+24.6%)
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X vs Intel Core i7-7740X
9,101 (-7.8%)
AMD Ryzen 3 1200 vs Intel Core i7-7740X
6,317 (-36.0%)
AMD Ryzen 3 4100 vs Intel Core i7-7740X
11,104 (+12.5%)
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X vs Intel Core i7-7740X
14,008 (+42.0%)
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 vs Intel Core i7-7740X
13,244 (+34.2%)
AMD Ryzen 5 3400G vs Intel Core i7-7740X
9,327 (-5.5%)
Intel Core i3-10105F @ 3.70GHz vs Intel Core i7-7740X
9,107 (-7.7%)

Is the Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 4th of December 2022 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-13900KF
Intel Core i9-13900K
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D
Intel Core i7-13700K
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X
Intel Core i5-13600K
Intel Core i5-13600KF
Intel Core i9-12900KS
Intel Core i7-13700KF
AMD Ryzen 5 7600X
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X
Intel Core i9-12900K
Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz