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Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-6950X @ 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 i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz   Average CPU Mark
Socket: LGA2011-v3
Clockspeed: 3.0 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.0 GHz
No of Cores: 10 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 140 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6950X CPU @ 3.00GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q2 2016
CPUmark/$Price:  14.27     Overall Rank:  45
Last Price Change:  $1398 USD (2019-01-16)
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Single Thread Rating: 2150
Samples: 342*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$1398Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$1575.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 21st of January 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
19,955
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,963
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 21st 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 i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
14.27
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1149185 - Jan 17 2019
20714
BL1139102 - Jan 02 2019
22167
BL1135641 - Dec 28 2018
23148
BL1134858 - Dec 26 2018
18724
BL1134381 - Dec 26 2018
21831
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Popular comparisons for Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
As of 21st of January 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-6950X @ 3.00GHz
19,955
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 3.20GHz
17,691
AMD Ryzen 7 1800X
15,391
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X
16,982
Intel Core i9-7900X @ 3.30GHz
21,864
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX
24,101
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,949
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX
18,950
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1920X
19,313
AMD Ryzen 7 2700
14,988
Intel Core i9-7920X @ 2.90GHz
23,251
AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X
15,349
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
16,019
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,963
Intel Core i7-8700 @ 3.20GHz
15,135
Intel Core i9-9900X @ 3.50GHz
22,399
Intel Core i9-7940X @ 3.10GHz
25,348
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