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Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz 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 i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA2011-v3
Clockspeed: 3.0 GHz
Turbo Speed: 3.5 GHz
No of Cores: 8 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 140 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-5960X CPU @ 3.00GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2014
CPUmark/$Price:  19.97     Overall Rank:  81
Last Price Change:  $799.99 USD (2014-08-31)
15976

Single Thread Rating: 1994
Samples: 843*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$901.31Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$799.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 18th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,976
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,186
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,113
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,102
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,994
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,527
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,297
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,949
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
8,198
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,167
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,384
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 18th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
99.44
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
92.54
Intel Core i7-2600 @ 3.40GHz
51.89
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.65
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
48.43
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
33.31
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.44
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.78
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.90
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
20.49
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
19.97
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1050076 - Jul 16 2018
20704
BL1050064 - Jul 16 2018
20226
BL1048969 - Jul 14 2018
13336
BL1048967 - Jul 14 2018
15465
BL1046860 - Jul 08 2018
18465
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
As of 18th of July 2018 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,976
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,637
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,805
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,995
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,626
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
18,285
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,407
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,611
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,749
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,618
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,230
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
15,398
AMD Ryzen 5 1600
12,284
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 3.20GHz
17,698
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,963
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,030
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
19,988
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