Intel Core i7-950 Review

Everest Ultimate

Intel Core i7-950 Review

Everest Ultimate Edition

CPU Benchmarks

If there is one thing the i7-950 doesn't have it's the new instruction set we've seen on some of the latest Intel chips. Understandably as it's not a 2010 model. However it still pumps out consistent scores across our battery of CPU tests. Time to see how the memory fares.

 

Memory Benchmarks and Latency

Memory testing is a more fragile process. The slightest background task can make a blip. Even allowing for this the differences between the i7-950 and i7-930 are greatly lessened compared to the CPU results. The overclocked i7-930 actually leaps a bit ahead thanks to the larger BCLK needed to achieve the lesser overclock.

In our latency testing the i7-950 holds sway and, when overclocked, by quite a margin.

 

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Most Recent Comments

12-10-2010, 20:54:50

AMDFTW
nice OC's on that fella

1v tho lmao thats epeic,are they safe to run with that speed and voltsQuote

12-10-2010, 21:02:08

tinytomlogan
Watch the vid dude Quote

12-10-2010, 21:32:34

kilobravo
Thanks for your rewiev of the i7 950.

just bought me one and the asrock x58 extreme6.

hope you have a rewiev of the new asrock x58 extreme6 soon Quote

12-10-2010, 21:49:39

AMDFTW
Quote:
Originally Posted by tinytomlogan View Post

Watch the vid dude
ahh yes

and that was one of your campest vids yet fella LMAOQuote

12-10-2010, 22:18:36

murphy7801
cant wait for the oc guide because few tips from the pros never went wrongQuote
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