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Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz 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 i7-970 @ 3.20GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA1366
Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.5 GHz
No of Cores: 6 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 130 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 970 @ 3.20GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2010
CPUmark/$Price:  55.98     Overall Rank:  386
Last Price Change:  $149.98 USD (2018-09-18)
8396

Single Thread Rating: 1395
Samples: 302*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$859.95Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$149.98Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 21st of September 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,183
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,098
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,991
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,524
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,295
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
8,396
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,196
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,170
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 21st of September 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
116.09
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
111.86
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
58.55
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
58.10
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
55.98
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
53.12
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.25
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.19
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.81
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.43
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
29.06
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1077380 - Sep 16 2018
8697
BL1075560 - Sep 12 2018
8425
BL1072344 - Sep 05 2018
7185
BL1059398 - Aug 08 2018
6029
BL1055306 - Jul 29 2018
8301
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
As of 21st of September 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
8,396
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,196
AMD Phenom II X6 1055T
4,970
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core
6,989
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,476
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,295
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T
4,822
AMD Ryzen 5 1400
8,397
Intel Core i7-2600K @ 3.40GHz
8,450
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
10,100
Intel Core i7-980X @ 3.33GHz
8,797
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,270
AMD FX-9370 Eight-Core
9,470
AMD FX-8370 Eight-Core
9,027
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
9,267
Intel Core i5-3570 @ 3.40GHz
7,100
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,170
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