Core_i7-4960X_6-Core_3.60GHz
Intel Core i7-4960X 6-Core 3.60GHz

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9.8
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How well can the Core i7-4960X 6-Core 3.60GHz run games
Core i7-4960X 6-Core 3.60GHz Performance Specification
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3.6 GHz
4 GHz
6 cores
12 threads
Ivy Bridge-E
130W
22nm
LGA 2011/Socket R
64 Bit
67°C
4
64GB
None
Core i7-4960X 6-Core 3.60GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i7-4960X 6-Core 3.6GHz is an extreme processor based on the 22nm, Ivy Bridge architecture.


It offers 6 Physical Cores (12 Logical), initially clocked at 3.6GHz, which may go up to 4.0GHz and 15MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated and the processor has multiplier unlocked.


The processor DOES NOT integrated any graphics. and has a rated board TDP of 130W.


Compared to Core i7-3960X there's an overall 7% performance boost. Its performance is exceptionally good and enough for even the most demanding applications.

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Release period
01-Nov-2013
Core i7-4960X 6-Core 3.60GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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26%
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11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Halo: Reach 72% 68%
Red Dead Redemption 2 54% 22%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 59% 42%
Borderlands 3 38% 22%
Cyberpunk 2077 42% 34%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 65% 14%
Halo: The Master Chief Collection 59% 22%
FIFA 20 68% 44%
Fortnite: Chapter 2 71% 57%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 42% 15%
Core i7-4960X 6-Core 3.60GHz Extras
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13% better than mine.

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183 % --

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76% worse.

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70% not too bad

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192% worse. :o

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hmm my cpu is 6 pros worse…..

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Bi#$h please. XD
What am i supose to say? :D

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only 6% worse :DDD

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lol 0% better than mine…xD

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damn, 22% better than mine :P

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242% better than mine but IDC! :DD

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