Average Bench: 63.5% (202nd of 1137)

Based on 1 user benchmark.  Device: BFEBFBFF000106A5 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-920 CPU @ 3.87GHz
Poor: 63%Average: 63.5% Great: 63%
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Popular builds with this CPU

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-920 averaged 36.5% 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

Single Core Floating Point Speed 98.6Pts
Avg. Single Core Mixed Speed 95.7Pts

Unknown consistency

There are too few samples to reasonably determine how consistently this CPU perfroms. This result should be interpreted with caution.

Weaknesses

Multi Core Floating Point Speed 430Pts
Quad Core Integer Speed 259Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 1 sample)
Min Avg Max
93 SC Int 93 93
98.6 SC Float 98.6 98.6
95.7 SC Mixed 95.7 95.7
76.6% 95.8 Pts
Min Avg Max
259 QC Int 259 259
322 QC Float 322 322
306 QC Mixed 306 306
66.9% 296 Pts
Min Avg Max
426 MC Int 426 426
430 MC Float 430 430
413 MC Mixed 413 413
63.4% 423 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA1366, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
SC Int 93
SC Float 98.6
SC Mixed 95.7
77% 95.8 Pts
QC Int 259
QC Float 322
QC Mixed 306
67% 296 Pts
MC Int 426
MC Float 430
MC Mixed 413
63% 423 Pts

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 12,132,496 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-920 Builds (Compare 1,518 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus Rampage III Extreme

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $403

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 Specifications

Essentials

DescriptionIntel® Core™ i7-920 Processor (8M Cache, 2.66 GHz, 4.80 GT/s Intel® QPI)
Code NameBloomfield
Launch DateQ4'08
Processor Numberi7-920
# of Cores4
# of Threads8
Cache8 MB SmartCache
Instruction Set64-bit
Instruction Set ExtensionsSSE4.2
Embedded Options AvailableNo
Lithography45 nm
VID Voltage Range0.800V-1.375V
Recommended Price$305.00
Clock Speed2.66 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency2.93 GHz
Bus Speed4.8 GT/s QPI
QPI Links1
Max TDP130 W

Memory

Max Memory Size24 GB
Memory TypesDDR3 800/1066
Memory Channels3
Memory Bandwidth25.6 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions36-bit
ECC Memory SupportedNo

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
VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)Yes
Demand Based SwitchingNo

Package

Package Size42.5mm x 45.0mm
Max CPU Configuration1
Sockets SupportedFCLGA1366
Processing Die Size263 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors731 million

Platform Protection

Execute Disable BitYes
Trusted Execution TechNo

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