Intel Core i7-870 Lynnfield Processor

3D Benchmarks

 
 
Cinebench 10 is a benchmarking tool based on the powerful 3D software Cinema 4D. The suite uses complex renders to gauge the performance of the entire PC system in both single-core and multi-core modes. Testing was performed a total of 5 times with the highest and lowest results being omitted and an average created from the remaining 3 results.
 
 
 

 
 
3DMark is a popular synthetic gaming benchmark used by many gamers and overclockers to gauge the performance of their PC's. All 3DMark runs were performed a total of 5 times with the highest and lowest results being removed and an average calculated from the remaining 3 results. Also included are the CrossfireX results to give an indication of how 8x PCIe lanes perform.
 
 
 
  
Results Analysis

Surprisingly, the i7-870 could not gain a clear advantage over the i7-920 despite its higher clockspeed. The advantage of those extra MHz however were clearly apparent in the two 3DMark benchmarks where the i7-870 took the other three CPUs on test by the scruff of the neck and gave them a good slapping.
 
In our final benchmark we take a look at the effect the i7-870 will have on overall system performance with Futuremarks PCMark Vantage. Let's see how it got on...
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08-09-2009, 03:15:58

JN
"i7 for socket 1156? How can this be? More importantly, how does it perform? With the NDA now lifted we can reveal Intels new 8 series range topper. Find out how it gets on in our latest review..." - by w3bbo

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08-09-2009, 04:40:38

MeltedDuron
wow Jimbo thats obscenely fast! It's a shame about the dual channel but I guess they had to cut costs somewhere.. You gonna be playing with some i5's any time soon?Quote

08-09-2009, 08:12:45

JN
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Originally Posted by name='MeltedDuron'
wow Jimbo thats obscenely fast! It's a shame about the dual channel but I guess they had to cut costs somewhere.. You gonna be playing with some i5's any time soon?
The ASUS review launched today is on the i5 platform if ya wanna have a butchers at those benches Quote
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