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Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz

Price and performance details for the Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz 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 i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz   Average CPU Mark
Class: Desktop Socket: LGA2011
Clockspeed: 3.5 GHz
Turbo Speed: 4.0 GHz
No of Cores: 6 (2 logical cores per physical)
Typical TDP: 150 W

Other names:  Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3970X CPU @ 3.50GHz
CPU First Seen on Charts:  Q1 2012
CPUmark/$Price:  30.93     Overall Rank:  217
Last Price Change:  $409.94 USD (2019-07-04)
12679

Single Thread Rating: 2014
Samples: 310*
*Margin for error: Low


MerchantPrice (USD)Purchase
Amazon.com$409.94Buy Now!
NewEgg.comNACPU Not Available. See Other Models


CPU Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Desktop CPUs
As of 16th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better performance
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
15,960
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
12,679
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
12,033
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
11,171
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
11,108
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
10,075
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
9,987
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
9,280
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
8,951
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
7,176
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
6,388
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CPU Value (CPU Mark / $Price )
As of 16th of July 2019 - Higher results represent better value
AMD FX-8350 Eight-Core
162.78
AMD FX-6300 Six-Core
79.87
Intel Core i7-3770 @ 3.40GHz
48.20
Intel Core i7-4790 @ 3.60GHz
47.82
Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz
45.60
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz
36.15
Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz
33.99
Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
30.93
Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz
29.03
Intel Core i7-6700K @ 4.00GHz
27.89
Intel Core i5-3570K @ 3.40GHz
21.11
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Intel Core i7-3970X @ 3.50GHz
Most recent listed first
BL1236582 - Jul 05 2019
14029
BL1221982 - May 29 2019
12384
BL1206827 - Apr 27 2019
13585
BL1206812 - Apr 27 2019
12580
BL1206249 - Apr 26 2019
14174
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