Average Bench: 67.3% (151st of 1197)

Based on 2,270 user benchmarks.  Device: BFEBFBFF000206D6 Model: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3930K CPU @ 3.20GHz
Poor: 55%Average: 67.3% Great: 81%
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Above average average bench

The Intel Core i7-3930K averaged 32.7% 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 97.8Pts
Avg. Dual Core Mixed Speed 195Pts

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Core i7-3930K is 25.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Intel Core i7-3930K performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Multi Core Mixed Speed 740Pts
Avg. Octa Core Mixed Speed 597Pts
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,270 samples)
Min Avg Max
79.4 1-Core 97.8 116
161 2-Core 195 232
68.9% 147 Pts
Min Avg Max
301 4-Core 379 466
476 8-Core 597 738
62.2% 488 Pts
Min Avg Max
610 64-Core 740 898
49.7% 740 Pts
User Benchmarks Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
The fastest CPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 111
2-Core 221
78% 166 Pts
4-Core 506
8-Core 818
84% 662 Pts
64-Core 970
65% 970 Pts
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
1-Core 124
2-Core 243
87% 184 Pts
4-Core 454
8-Core 740
76% 597 Pts
64-Core 910
61% 910 Pts
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
1-Core 111
2-Core 246
82% 178 Pts
4-Core 486
8-Core 602
72% 544 Pts
64-Core 892
60% 892 Pts
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
1-Core 106
2-Core 211
74% 158 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 622
65% 509 Pts
64-Core 771
52% 771 Pts
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
1-Core 92.2
2-Core 183
65% 138 Pts
4-Core 329
8-Core 539
55% 434 Pts
64-Core 688
46% 688 Pts
LGA2011, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
1-Core 80.3
2-Core 183
61% 132 Pts
4-Core 325
8-Core 535
54% 430 Pts
64-Core 658
44% 658 Pts
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,718,697 CPUs tested.

Typical Core i7-3930K Builds (Compare 4,826 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE IV EXTREME - $589

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $1,391

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