Average Bench: 70.9% (278th of 1264)

Based on 526 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000106E5 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 880 @ 3.07GHz
Poor: 63%Average: 70.9% Great: 78%
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Good average bench

The Intel Core i7 880 averaged 29.1% 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. Memory Latency 92.8Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 80.8Pts

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7 880 is just 15.7%. 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 380Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 374Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 526 samples)
Min Avg Max
83.9 Memory 92.8 96.6
65.7 1-Core 80.8 91
122 2-Core 155 181
68.2% 110 Pts
Min Avg Max
205 4-Core 269 327
282 8-Core 374 462
41.8% 322 Pts
Min Avg Max
299 64-Core 380 465
25.5% 380 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Server
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Memory 94
1-Core 82.8
2-Core 167
70% 114 Pts
4-Core 264
8-Core 355
40% 310 Pts
64-Core 365
24% 365 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Memory 94
1-Core 82.8
2-Core 161
70% 113 Pts
4-Core 259
8-Core 333
39% 296 Pts
64-Core 358
24% 358 Pts
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Memory 91.3
1-Core 79.8
2-Core 159
68% 110 Pts
4-Core 254
8-Core 388
41% 321 Pts
64-Core 396
26% 396 Pts
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Memory 84.7
1-Core 81.9
2-Core 170
68% 112 Pts
4-Core 292
8-Core 380
44% 336 Pts
64-Core 359
24% 359 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,546,120 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7 880 Builds (Compare 463 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell Precision T1500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 13% - Very poor Total price: $100

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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

 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Terrible

2 months ago.

Intel Core i7-880 (3.06 GHz) has same performances as Core i7-870 (2.93 GHz) !!


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