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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:  56.27     Overall Rank:  396
Last Price Change:  $148.99 USD (2018-11-06)
8384

Single Thread Rating: 1394
Samples: 305*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$859.95Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$148.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 19th of November 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,182
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,112
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,094
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,989
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,520
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,291
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,948
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
8,384
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,195
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,170
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,385
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 19th of November 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
113.34
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
108.24
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
56.27
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
55.00
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
52.20
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
50.14
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
38.39
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.42
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.80
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
35.42
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
34.86
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1109180 - Nov 16 2018
6453
BL1100180 - Oct 30 2018
9892
BL1096996 - Oct 25 2018
11097
BL1093632 - Oct 18 2018
7203
BL1081484 - Sep 25 2018
7921
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
As of 19th of November 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz
8,384
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,195
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core
6,995
AMD Phenom II X6 1055T
4,965
Intel Core i5-2500K @ 3.30GHz
6,476
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T
5,732
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,291
AMD Ryzen 5 1400
8,395
Intel Core i7-2600K @ 3.40GHz
8,448
Intel Core i7-980X @ 3.33GHz
8,789
AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
10,065
AMD FX-8370 Eight-Core
9,029
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,267
AMD Ryzen 5 2400G
9,289
AMD Phenom II X6 1075T
5,343
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T
4,818
AMD FX-9370 Eight-Core
9,467
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