Intel X79 Core i7 4960X Review

PC Mark

Intel X79 Core i7-4960X Review

PC Mark

In keeping with the results so far, PC Mark gives us a slightly mixed back that ends up being the same. Certainly in Vantage at stock the i7-4960X has the bettering of its older sibling by some margin, even if the gaming result isn't as good. PC Mark 7 stock results are shading towards the Ivy Bridge-E CPU too. With the overclock the memory of the i7-3960X is faster though and it's better in the computation score as well. In the overall PC Mark score though the i7-4960X just has the edge.

PC Mark Vantage

PC Mark 7

 

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Most Recent Comments

03-09-2013, 02:58:04

epeets
oh snap!! insanely awesome review incoming....Quote

03-09-2013, 03:30:54

redline92
These results made me laugh, reminds me of amd going backwards in performance lol.
I only wonder why did they bother spending money to release this cpu,does the x79 provide that many benefits over 2011? other than that its waste of time money,unless people actually gonna buy this just because its new lols
Whoever gonna buy this is not going to care about little power savings at all.

Anyway awesome review as always Quote

03-09-2013, 03:35:22

garih
Quote:
Originally Posted by redline92 View Post
does the x79 provide that many benefits over 2011?
2011 is the socket on a x79 chipset motherboard Quote

03-09-2013, 03:36:27

PeeGee
Afaik x79 has always utilized the LGA2011 socket.

I think redline92 is mixing his z's and x's, meaning he's prolly talking about z87 vs x79 ? Right ?Quote

03-09-2013, 03:43:34

FTLN
Any reason why these cpus are kicking out such low temps at high voltages compared to there little brothers ??

Nice review again TTL, keep em flowing.....Quote
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