Intel X79 Core i7 4960X Review

3D Mark Vantage

Intel X79 Core i7-4960X Review

3D Mark Vantage

As always in CPU and motherboard tests the 3D results are going to be all-but identical. However, we know that you wont be satisfied if we don't show you the results. Unsurprisingly there is little difference between the two LGA2011 CPUs, although we have to point out how well the overclocked i7-4960X does in the Performance benchmark, despite giving a handful of MHz away to the Sandy Bridge-E CPU.


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Most Recent Comments

03-09-2013, 02:58:04

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

03-09-2013, 03:30:54

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

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

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

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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