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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:  20.71     Overall Rank:  107
Last Price Change:  $769.99 USD (2019-01-10)
15949

Single Thread Rating: 1997
Samples: 898*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models
NewEgg.com$769.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 22nd of January 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,963
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,949
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,040
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,176
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,107
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,088
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,989
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,286
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,947
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,173
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,385
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 22nd of January 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
127.73
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
119.31
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
51.88
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
51.60
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
44.03
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
38.07
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.41
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
35.80
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
35.52
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
35.26
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
20.71
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1149813 - Jan 18 2019
18571
BL1149405 - Jan 17 2019
16551
BL1148252 - Jan 15 2019
17581
BL1147705 - Jan 15 2019
15426
BL1147187 - Jan 14 2019
19977
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
As of 22nd of January 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,949
Intel Core i7-5930K @ 3.50GHz
13,631
Intel Core i7-4960X @ 3.60GHz
13,800
Intel Core i7-7820X @ 3.60GHz
18,538
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,672
Intel Core i7-5820K @ 3.30GHz
12,986
Intel Core i7-3960X @ 3.30GHz
12,610
Intel Core i7-9800X @ 3.80GHz
19,710
Intel Core i7-4930K @ 3.40GHz
13,013
Intel Core i7-6800K @ 3.40GHz
13,590
AMD Ryzen 7 1700
13,746
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X
14,678
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,391
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,982
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,135
Intel Core i7-7740X @ 4.30GHz
12,268
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
13,233
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