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Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition Processor Review

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3DMark Time Spy
Physics Score

Performance
3DMark rank
129
MSRP Price
$1059
Socket
LGA2011
TDP
130 W
3DMark score per Watt
41

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Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition Processor popularity rank N/A

Is the Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition Processor good value for money?

This chart compares the Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition Processor with the most popular Processors over the last 30 days. Components that offer the best value for money have great performance (yellow) and a low price (green). The smaller the overlap between the yellow and green bars, the better the value for money.

3DMark score
MSRP Price

Highest score:    20314

Highest price:    $1999
Name MSRP Price 3DMark Time Spy Physics Score Price vs performance comparison
AMD Ryzen 9 5950X $799 13765
AMD Ryzen 9 5900X $549 13090
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X $449 11366
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X $329 9605
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X $299 8111
AMD Ryzen 5 3600 $199 7017

Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition Processor performance comparison

Name MSRP Price 3DMark Time Spy Physics Score Value for Money
Intel Core i9-12900KS Processor $739
20314
27
Intel Core i9-12900K Processor $599
18180
30
Intel Core i9-12900KF Processor $569
17719
31
Intel Core i7-12700K Processor $409
16209
39
Intel Core i7-12700KF Processor $389
16098
41

Intel Core i7-3960X Extreme Edition Processor price comparison

Name MSRP Price 3DMark Score Value for Money
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3970X $1999
10863
5
Intel Core i9-7980XE Processor $1979
11651
5
Intel Core i7-6950X Processor $1723
10564
6
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3960X $1399
12000
8
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X $999
9121
9