Core_i7-990X_6-Core_3.47GHz
Intel Core i7-990X 6-Core 3.47GHz

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How well can the Core i7-990X 6-Core 3.47GHz run games
Core i7-990X 6-Core 3.47GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
Physical Cores
Threads
CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
Lithography
Main Link
Bit Width
Max Temp.
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Maximum memory
Processor GPU
CPU Details
3.46 GHz
3.73 GHz
6 cores
12 threads
Gulftown
130W
32nm
LGA 1366/Socket B
64 Bit
68°C
3
24GB
None
Core i7-990X 6-Core 3.47GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i7-990X 6-Core 3.46GHz 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 3.73GHz and 12MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated and processor has unlocked multiplier.


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


Its performance is very good and sufficient for extreme gaming.


Source [Pip]
Release period
13-Feb-2011
Core i7-990X 6-Core 3.47GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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RAM
11GB
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Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout 40% 12%
Grand Theft Auto VI 22% 27%
Grounded 54% 8%
Death Stranding 24% 6%
Core i7-990X 6-Core 3.47GHz Extras
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