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Intel Core i7-980 6-Core 3.33GHz

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How well can the Core i7-980 6-Core 3.33GHz run games
Core i7-980 6-Core 3.33GHz Performance Specification
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3.33 GHz
3.6 GHz
6 cores
12 threads
Gulftown
130W
32nm
LGA 1366/Socket B
64 Bit
69°C
3
24GB
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Core i7-980 6-Core 3.33GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i7-980 6-Core 3.33GHz is an extreme CPU based on the 45nm, Nehalem architecture.


It offers 6 Physical Cores (12 Logical), initially clocked at 3.33GHz, which may go up to 3.6GHz and 12MB 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 130W.


Its performance is exceptionally good and enough for even the most demanding applications.


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Release period
26-Jun-2011
Core i7-980 6-Core 3.33GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 51% 18%
Planet Zoo 30% 7%
Diablo 4 24% 11%
Borderlands 3 15% 7%
FIFA 20 56% 23%
Core i7-980 6-Core 3.33GHz Extras
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I have a chance to buy i7-980 for 200$ us and upgrade from my old i7-920. Should I buy it?

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2019
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$182.00
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$450.00
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Yep it s a very good cpu

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$243.00
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$279.00
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8 GB

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only 62 percent better and like 4 times more expensive :)

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$297.00
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but not available now

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When will this be &#60 €100,-? ^^

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y you planing on buying it?

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No way :P

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