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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.

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Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz

Class: Desktop

Socket: LGA1366

Clockspeed: 3.2 GHz

Turbo Speed: 3.5 GHz

Cores: 6 Threads: 12

Typical TDP: 130 W

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 970 @ 3.20GHz, Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 970 @ 3.20GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2010

CPUmark/$Price:  14.11     

Overall Rank:  788

Last Price Change:  $480.00 USD (2021-05-16)

Average CPU Mark

Single Thread Rating: 1496
Cross-Platform Rating: 15,762
Samples: 362*
*Margin for error: Low

PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 7,849 Thread: 1,429

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz

Integer Math28,303 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math11,860 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers31 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting16 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption2,741 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression111.7 MBytes/Sec
Physics471 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions3,015 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread1,496 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 29th of July 2021.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i7-970 @ 3.20GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 28th of July 2021
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 28th of July 2021.

MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
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Pricing History

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