Socket 2011-3 / R3 / LGA2011-3
Rating & Price
Core i7-5960X 8-Core 3.0GHz Game Requirement AnalysisCore i7-5960X 8-Core 3.0GHz is an extreme processor based on the 22nm, Haswell architecture.
It offers 8 Physical Cores (16 Logical), initially clocked at 3.0GHz, which may go up to 3.5GHz and 20MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated and the processor has multiplier unlocked, meaning it can be overclocked easily.
The processor DOES NOT integrate any graphics. and has a rated board TDP of 140W.
It proves to be over 10% faster than Core i7-4960K. Its performance is exceptionally good and enough for even the most demanding applications.
[Please be aware that GD data is constantly refined as more information and reports are made available.]
Source [ Pip ]