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Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz 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.

Is the Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz Good for Gaming?

This is a fairly old CPU that is no longer competitive with newer CPUs. But this CPU contains 16 Cores and 32 Threads. Paired with a good videocard, is this CPU Good for Gaming? This CPU should be able to play most games. [More ...]

Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz

Description:

Class: Desktop

Socket: FCLGA2066

Clockspeed: 3.1 GHz

Turbo Speed: 4.4 GHz

Cores: 16 Threads: 32

Typical TDP: 165 W

Cache per CPU Package:
L1 Instruction Cache: 16 x 32 KB
L1 Data Cache: 16 x 32 KB
L2 Cache: 16 x 1024 KB
L3 Cache: 22 MB

Other names: Intel(R) Core(TM) i9-9960X CPU @ 3.10GHz

CPU First Seen on Charts: Q1 2019

CPUmark/$Price: 21.90

Overall Rank: 266

Last Price Change: $1,398.11 USD (2023-06-02)

Average CPU Mark
rating
30618

Single Thread Rating: 2617
Samples: 102*
*Margin for error: Low



PerformanceTest V9
CPU Mark: 28,422
Thread: 2,487

CPU Test Suite Average Results for Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz

Integer Math117,573 MOps/Sec
Floating Point Math73,263 MOps/Sec
Find Prime Numbers114 Million Primes/Sec
Random String Sorting65,172 Thousand Strings/Sec
Data Encryption11,412 MBytes/Sec
Data Compression515,653 KBytes/Sec
Physics1,551 Frames/Sec
Extended Instructions40,022 Million Matrices/Sec
Single Thread2,617 MOps/Sec
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 14th of April 2024.

CPU Mark Distribution for Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz

Submitted Baseline Distribution Graph as of 9th of April 2024
From submitted results to PerformanceTest V10 as of 9th of April 2024.
For distribution graph only: Results are trimmed to exclude outliers by disregarding the bottom 1% and top 1% of submissions.

MerchantPricePurchase
Amazon.com$1,699.99 USDBuy Now!
NewEgg.com$1,398.11 USDBuy Now!
BestBuy.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
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Pricing History


Machines with this CPU (or similar)

2.5GbE Firewall Appliance, Intel Pentium Gold 8505, 5 Core up to 4.40GHz, 6 Intel I226 Ethernet, Sistema Barebone, Mini PC Router, TPM2.0/AES-Ni, Support pfSense/OPNsense 2.5GbE Firewall Appliance, Intel Pentium Gold 8505, 5 Core up to 4.40GHz, 6 Intel I226 Ethernet, Sistema Barebone, Mini PC Router, TPM2.0/AES-Ni, Support pfSense/OPNsense $368.00
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CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 14th of April 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i9-13900K
59,353
Intel Core i9-12900K
41,360
Intel Core i7-12700K
34,653
Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
30,618
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
22,579
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
22,015
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
21,911
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
18,326
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
17,768
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
15,428
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
14,183
CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 14th of April 2024 - Higher results represent better value
Processor CPU Mark / $Price
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
212.82
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
153.63
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
140.09
Intel Core i9-12900K
117.17
Intel Core i9-13900K
104.13
Intel Core i7-12700K
84.73
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
32.43
Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
21.90
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
NA
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
NA
Single Thread Rating
As of 14th of April 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average Thread Rating
Intel Core i9-13900K
4,637
Intel Core i9-12900K
4,173
Intel Core i7-12700K
4,037
Apple M2 8 Core 3500 MHz
3,929
Apple M1 Max 10 Core 3200 MHz
3,839
Apple M1 8 Core 3200 MHz
3,704
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X
3,361
Intel Core i9-9900K @ 3.60GHz
2,932
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X
2,661
Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
2,617
AMD Ryzen 5 3600
2,568
Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
Most recent listed first
Baseline CPU Mark
BL2053907 - Mar 17 2024
29375
BL2000915 - Jan 19 2024
32241
BL1998982 - Jan 17 2024
32269
BL1998981 - Jan 17 2024
32269
BL1992553 - Jan 10 2024
25824
Additional baselines can be obtained using Windows version of PerformanceTest's Manage Baselines feature.
Popular comparisons for Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
As of 14th of April 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Average CPU Mark
Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
30,618
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X vs Intel Core i9-9960X
29,384 (-4.0%)
Intel Core i9-9980XE @ 3.00GHz vs Intel Core i9-9960X
32,054 (+4.7%)
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX vs Intel Core i9-9960X
29,949 (-2.2%)
Intel Core i9-10980XE @ 3.00GHz vs Intel Core i9-9960X
32,848 (+7.3%)
AMD Ryzen 9 3900X vs Intel Core i9-9960X
32,661 (+6.7%)
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X vs Intel Core i9-9960X
25,273 (-17.5%)
AMD Ryzen 7 3800X vs Intel Core i9-9960X
23,174 (-24.3%)
Intel Core i9-9940X @ 3.30GHz vs Intel Core i9-9960X
28,059 (-8.4%)
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X vs Intel Core i9-9960X
27,607 (-9.8%)
AMD Ryzen 9 3900XT vs Intel Core i9-9960X
32,737 (+6.9%)
AMD Ryzen 9 3900 vs Intel Core i9-9960X
30,836 (+0.7%)
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X vs Intel Core i9-9960X
27,915 (-8.8%)

Is the Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz Good for Gaming?
As of 14th of April 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Processor Relative Gaming Score
Intel Core i9-14900KS
9,843
AMD Ryzen 9 7900X3D
9,258
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D
9,073
Intel Core i9-13900KS
8,571
AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D
8,404
Intel Core i9-14900K
8,182
Intel Core i9-14900KF
7,996
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X3D
7,883
Intel Core i9-13900K
7,796
AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7945WX
7,573
Intel Core i7-13790F
7,532
Intel Core i7-14700K
7,528
Intel Core i9-9960X @ 3.10GHz
2,430