Core i7-870 Quad 2.93GHz
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Core i7-870 Quad 2.93GHz Performance Specification
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2.93 GHz
3.6 GHz
4 cores
8 threads
Lynnfield
95W
45nm
LGA 1156/Socket H
64 Bit
73°C
2
16GB
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Core i7-870 Quad 2.93GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i7-870 Quad 2.93GHz is a high-end CPU based on the 45nm, Nehalem architecture.


It offers 4 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 2.93GHz, which may go up to 3.6GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.


The processor DOES NOT integrated any graphics and has a rated board TDP of 95W.


Its performance is very good and sufficient for any of today's games.


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I will like to say that this core can hit at 80 and higher on temp with the factory fan that comes with it under high load. It is suggested to replace said fan after an extended amount of time under those conditions.

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R9 280x bottleneck for this CPU ? Tell me perfectly suit both AMD and Nvidia graphics card for this CPU..

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with gtx 670 you can max any game this CPU. A very powerful one. Thanks

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Max watch dogs out :]

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with ati radeon hd 7970 it can max any game ?

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this 1 is better or core i5 3570?

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