Average Bench: 51.3% (337th of 1206)

Based on 364 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000106E5 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 880 @ 3.07GHz
Poor: 42%Average: 51.3% Great: 60%
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Average average bench

The Intel Core i7 880 averaged 48.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 81Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 156Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7 880 is just 17.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7 880 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 386Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 381Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 364 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.3 1-Core 81 90.7
125 2-Core 156 179
56.1% 118 Pts
Min Avg Max
209 4-Core 272 326
300 8-Core 381 459
42.5% 327 Pts
Min Avg Max
301 64-Core 386 461
25.9% 386 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 87.3
2-Core 169
61% 128 Pts
4-Core 288
8-Core 378
44% 333 Pts
64-Core 388
26% 388 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
1-Core 79.8
2-Core 160
56% 120 Pts
4-Core 311
8-Core 393
46% 352 Pts
64-Core 395
26% 395 Pts
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 79.4
2-Core 159
56% 119 Pts
4-Core 283
8-Core 403
44% 343 Pts
64-Core 396
27% 396 Pts
LGA1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
1-Core 73.8
2-Core 135
50% 104 Pts
4-Core 289
8-Core 365
43% 327 Pts
64-Core 374
25% 374 Pts
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 78.9
2-Core 148
54% 114 Pts
4-Core 245
8-Core 372
40% 308 Pts
64-Core 354
24% 354 Pts
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
1-Core 79.3
2-Core 158
56% 119 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 396
40% 317 Pts
64-Core 384
26% 384 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
1-Core 78.1
2-Core 151
54% 114 Pts
4-Core 239
8-Core 353
38% 296 Pts
64-Core 356
24% 356 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,711,973 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7 880 Builds (Compare 1,303 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell Precision T1500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 27% - Poor Total price: $87

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-880 Processor (8M Cache, 3.06 GHz)
Code NameLynnfield
Launch DateQ2'10
Processor Numberi7-880
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.6500V-1.4000V
Recommended PriceN/A
Clock Speed3.06 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency3.73 GHz
Bus Speed2.5 GT/s DMI
Max TDP95 W

Memory

Max Memory Size16 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 1066/1333
Memory Channels2
Memory Bandwidth21 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedNo

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision2.0
PCI Express Configurations1x16, 2x8
Max # of PCI Express Lanes16

Data Protection

AES New InstructionsNo

Advanced Technologies

Virtualization Tech (VT-x)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Idle StatesYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® TechYes
Thermal Monitoring TechnologiesNo
Turbo Boost Tech1.0
Hyper-Threading TechYes
Virtualization for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingNo
vPro TechYes

Package

Package Size37.5mm x 37.5mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedLGA1156
Processing Die Size296 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors774 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechYes

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