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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:  19.37     Overall Rank:  47
Last Price Change:  $824.99 USD (2014-08-31)
15981

Single Thread Rating: 1990
Samples: 681*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$1158.99Buy Now!
NewEgg.com$824.99Buy Now!


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common CPUs
As of 19th of February 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
15,981
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,185
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,115
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,115
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
10,000
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
9,549
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,319
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,937
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,136
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,347
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
2,978
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 19th of February 2017 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
70.53
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
59.58
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
32.69
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
31.55
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
30.84
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
27.35
Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz
26.90
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
25.35
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz
23.71
Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
19.37
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
17.56
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-5960X @ 3.00GHz
Most recent listed first
BL778725 - Feb 19 2017
16970
BL778528 - Feb 19 2017
16765
BL777792 - Feb 18 2017
16062
BL776746 - Feb 16 2017
18553
BL776343 - Feb 16 2017
15456
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