Intel Core i7 5960X

Intel Core i7 5960X
  • Cores: 8
  • L3 cache: 20MB (shared)
  • TDP: 140 W
  • Transistor size: 22 nm
Core i7 5960X - desktop processor produced by Intel for socket LGA-2011-3 that has 8 cores and 16 threads. The base clock frequency of the CPU is 3000 MHz, but due to Turbo Boost technology, it can perform up to 3500 MHz. The size of the L3 cache is 20 MB. Please note that this chip doesn’t have integrated graphics.

Benchmarks

Performance tests of Intel Core i7 5960X in benchmarks
Cinebench R23 (Single-Core)
1073
Cinebench R23 (Multi-Core)
9979
Passmark CPU (Single-Core)
1958
Passmark CPU (Multi-Core)
12688
Geekbench 5 (Single-Core)
895
Geekbench 5 (Multi-Core)
7060

Specifications

Core i7 5960X technical specifications

General

Vendor Intel
Released August 29, 2014
Type Desktop
instruction set x86-64
Model number i7-5960X
Integrated GPU No

CPU

Performance Cores
P-Cores 8
P-Threads 16
Base Frequency (P) 3.0 GHz
Turbo Boost Frequency (P) 3.5 GHz
Total
Total Cores 8
Total Threads 16
Bus Frequency 100 MHz
Multiplier 30x
L1 Cache 64K (per core)
L2 Cache 256K (per core)
L3 Cache 20MB (shared)
Unlocked Multiplier No

Package

Transistors 2.6 billions
Fabrication process 22 nm
Socket LGA-2011-3
TDP 140 W

Memory Support

Memory types DDR4-2133
Memory Size 64 GB
Max. Memory Channels 4
Max. Memory Bandwidth 68 GB/s
ECC Support No

Misc

Official site Intel Core i7 5960X official page
PCI Express Version 3.0
PCI Express Lanes 40
Extended instructions SSE4.2, AVX-2

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