Intel Core i7-6950X

CPU Cores and Base Frequency

Frequency: 3.00 GHz CPU Cores: 10
Turbo (1 Core): 3.50 GHz Turbo (10 Cores): 3.50 GHz
Hyperthreading: Yes Overclocking: Yes

Internal Graphics

GPU name:    
GPU frequency: GPU (Turbo): No turbo
Generation: DirectX Version:
Execution units: Max. displays: 0

Hardware codec support

h264: No JPEG: No
h265 8bit: No h265 10bit: No
VP8: No VP9: No
VC-1: No AVC: No

Memory & PCIe

Memory type: DDR4-2400 Memory channels: 4
ECC: No
PCIe version: 3.0 PCIe lanes: 40

Encryption

AES-NI: Yes

Technical details

Socket: LGA 2011-3 TDP: 140W
L3-Cache: 25 MB Virtualization: VT-x, VT-d
Architecture: Broadwell E Technology: 14nm
Release date: Q2/2016 Market price: browse Amazon

Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Single-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i5-3570Intel Core i5-3570
4x 3.40 GHz (3.80 GHz)
1.61
Intel Core i7-3970XIntel Core i7-3970X
6x 3.50 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
1.61
Intel Xeon E5-1620 v3Intel Xeon E5-1620 v3
4x 3.50 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1.61
Intel Core i7-6950XIntel Core i7-6950X
10x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
1.61
AMD Ryzen 5 2500UAMD Ryzen 5 2500U
4x 2.00 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
1.6
AMD Ryzen 3 3300UAMD Ryzen 3 3300U
4x 2.10 GHz (3.50 GHz)
1.6
Intel Core i7-4800MQIntel Core i7-4800MQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
1.6
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Cinebench R11.5, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Cinebench 11.5 is based on the Cinema 4D Suite, a software that is popular to generate forms and other stuff in 3D. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Xeon Gold 6144Intel Xeon Gold 6144
8x 3.50 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
19.51
Intel Xeon E5-2690 v3Intel Xeon E5-2690 v3
12x 2.60 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
19.49
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
8x 3.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
19.21
Intel Core i7-6950XIntel Core i7-6950X
10x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
19.08
Intel Xeon Gold 5118Intel Xeon Gold 5118
12x 2.30 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
19.04
Intel Xeon E5-2683 v3Intel Xeon E5-2683 v3
14x 2.00 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
18.95
Intel Xeon Silver 4116Intel Xeon Silver 4116
12x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
18.93
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Cinebench R15 (Single-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Core i3-4370Intel Core i3-4370
2x 3.80 GHz HT
153
Intel Core i5-6500Intel Core i5-6500
4x 3.20 GHz (3.60 GHz)
153
Intel Xeon E3-1270 v3Intel Xeon E3-1270 v3
4x 3.50 GHz (3.90 GHz) HT
153
Intel Core i7-6950XIntel Core i7-6950X
10x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
152
Intel Core i3-6100Intel Core i3-6100
2x 3.70 GHz HT
152
Intel Core i7-6820HQIntel Core i7-6820HQ
4x 2.70 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
152
Intel Core i5-4690SIntel Core i5-4690S
4x 3.20 GHz (3.90 GHz)
152
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Cinebench R15 (Multi-Core)

Cinebench R15 is the successor of Cinebench 11.5 and is also based on the Cinema 4 Suite. Cinema 4 is a worldwide used software to create 3D forms. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Xeon Gold 5117Intel Xeon Gold 5117
14x 2.00 GHz (2.80 GHz) HT
1858
Intel Xeon Gold 5117FIntel Xeon Gold 5117F
14x 2.00 GHz (2.80 GHz) HT
1858
Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3
12x 2.50 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
1850
Intel Core i7-6950XIntel Core i7-6950X
10x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
1819
AMD Ryzen 7 2700XAMD Ryzen 7 2700X
8x 3.70 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
1817
Intel Xeon Gold 6144Intel Xeon Gold 6144
8x 3.50 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
1775
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4Intel Xeon E5-2660 v4
14x 2.00 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
1774
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Passmark CPU Mark

Some of the CPUs listed below have been benchmarked by CPU-monkey. However the majority of CPUs have not been tested and the results have been estimated by a CPU-monkey’s secret proprietary formula. As such they do not accurately reflect the actual Passmark CPU mark values and are not endorsed by PassMark Software Pty Ltd.

Intel Xeon Gold 6134MIntel Xeon Gold 6134M
8x 3.20 GHz (3.70 GHz) HT
20503
Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3Intel Xeon E5-2630 v3
8x 2.40 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
20272
Intel Core i9-9900KIntel Core i9-9900K
8x 3.60 GHz (5.00 GHz) HT
20218
Intel Core i7-6950XIntel Core i7-6950X
10x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
19955
Intel Xeon E5-2660 v3Intel Xeon E5-2660 v3
10x 2.60 GHz (3.30 GHz) HT
19725
Intel Xeon E5-2658 v3Intel Xeon E5-2658 v3
12x 2.20 GHz (2.90 GHz) HT
19725
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X
12x 3.50 GHz (4.30 GHz) HT
19569
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Single-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The single-core test only uses one CPU core, the amount of cores or hyperthreading ability doesn't count.

Intel Xeon E5-2630L v4Intel Xeon E5-2630L v4
10x 1.80 GHz (2.90 GHz) HT
3407
AMD Athlon 200GEAMD Athlon 200GE
2x 3.20 GHz (3.20 GHz)
3400
Intel Core i7-5557UIntel Core i7-5557U
2x 3.10 GHz (3.40 GHz) HT
3393
Intel Core i7-6950XIntel Core i7-6950X
10x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
3387
Intel Core i7-6560UIntel Core i7-6560U
2x 2.20 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
3381
Intel Core i5 7Y54Intel Core i5 7Y54
2x 1.20 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
3378
Intel Core i3-8109UIntel Core i3-8109U
2x 3.00 GHz (3.60 GHz) HT
3374
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Geekbench 3, 64bit (Multi-Core)

Geekbench 3 is a cross plattform benchmark that heavily uses the systems memory. A fast memory will push the result a lot. The multi-core test involves all CPU cores and taks a big advantage of hyperthreading.

Intel Xeon Gold 6144Intel Xeon Gold 6144
8x 3.50 GHz (4.20 GHz) HT
33348
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900XAMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X
8x 3.80 GHz (4.00 GHz) HT
32751
Intel Xeon Gold 5118Intel Xeon Gold 5118
12x 2.30 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
32538
Intel Core i7-6950XIntel Core i7-6950X
10x 3.00 GHz (3.50 GHz) HT
32399
Intel Xeon Silver 4116Intel Xeon Silver 4116
12x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
32349
Intel Xeon Silver 4116TIntel Xeon Silver 4116T
12x 2.10 GHz (3.00 GHz) HT
32349
Intel Xeon Gold 5119TIntel Xeon Gold 5119T
14x 1.90 GHz (3.20 GHz) HT
32070
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