Intel Core i7-3930K Review

CineBench and POV-Ray

Intel Core i7-3930K Review

CineBench R11.5

The heavy demands that rendering place upon the CPU are a good test of the pure calculation power of the i7-3930K. At stock it's only .3 Pts behind the i7-3960X and when overclocked only .6 Pts behind. In anyones book that is amazingly close for a processor that's nearly half the price.


Utilising the different rendering philosophy behind the Freeware POV-Ray, the results remain the same with the Core i7-3930K being a very fine performer indeed.

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Most Recent Comments

17-02-2012, 07:17:14


Want all the benefits of the SandyBridge-E without the huge cost? Welcome to the Core i7-3930K

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17-02-2012, 07:37:21

tom whats going on with the ram performance dude?Quote

17-02-2012, 07:38:44

Yeah the 3960X is pointless.Same results at nearly half the price.Quote

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