Intel Core i7 4960X
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Default clock: 3600MHz, 130 Watt. Average overclock on air, water, cascade or liquid nitrogen
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CPU overclocking records

World records achieved by overclocking a Intel Core i7 4960X processor. Click on view more to see the complete hall of fame.

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
CPU Frequency Montenegro 6755.78 mhz (5.6pts) Rankings
PiFast Montenegro 11sec 170ms (2pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M Montenegro 5sec 647ms (4.8pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 32M 5min 46sec 362ms (0pts) Rankings
wPrime - 32m United States 2sec 589ms (7.4pts) Rankings
wPrime - 1024m United States 1min 17sec 651ms (6.8pts) Rankings
XTU Italy 1944 marks (29.2pts) Rankings
PCMark 2004 n/a Rankings
PCMark 2005 Canada 34741 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark Vantage Canada 32485 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark7 Canada 6971 marks (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - 2003 Poland 5766 points (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 United States 19.24 points (10.6pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R15 United States 1704 cb (8.8pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 100M France 16sec 335ms (2pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 1B United Kingdom 3min 59sec 739ms (2pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 1080p France 20.69 fps (0pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 4k France 3.59 fps (0pts) Rankings
Y-Cruncher - Pi-25m n/a Rankings
Y-Cruncher - Pi-1b n/a Rankings
Y-Cruncher - Pi-10b n/a Rankings
3DMark11 Physics n/a Rankings
PerformanceTest Germany 7404 Marks (0pts) Rankings
HWBOT Prime Montenegro 8586.02 pps (9.6pts) Rankings
WinRAR Poland 20815 KB/s (0pts) Rankings
Black Hole Benchmark Poland 27756 marks (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Multi Core Greece 33507 points (2pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Single Core Poland 4973 points (2pts) Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 1.0 n/a Rankings
PerformanceTest Mobile n/a Rankings
Vellamo Multicore n/a Rankings
HEVC h.265 Decode n/a Rankings
RealBench HWBOT Version 152706 Points (0pts) Rankings
Speedsys n/a Rankings
Geekbench4 - Single Core n/a Rankings
Geekbench4 - Multi Core n/a Rankings
Testcpu n/a Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 2.0 n/a Rankings
[KRIEG] Math CPU Benchmark 2016 - Basic n/a Rankings
[KRIEG] Math CPU Benchmark 2016 - Extreme n/a Rankings

Core i7 4960X used in other benchmarks

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
Aquamark Italy 457236 marks (1.5pts) Rankings
Reference Clock Germany 193.47 MHz (6.7pts) Rankings
AS SSD Benchmark Poland 22795 points (0pts) Rankings
Memory Clock United States 2002 MHz (23.5pts) Rankings
3DMark 99 Max United Kingdom 7705 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2000 United Kingdom 5298 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2001 SE Germany 114011 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark03 Hungary 213238 marks (0.1pts) Rankings
3DMark05 Germany 54385 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark06 45813 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Performance Australia 42621 marks (2.3pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Entry Australia 40375 marks (1.5pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Extreme Australia 22980 marks (1.5pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Performance Australia 99045 marks (1.6pts) Rankings
MaxxMem South Africa 1368 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Australia 262346 marks (2pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Australia 255336 marks (2pts) Rankings
MaxxMem Read Bandwidth United States 26208 MByte/sec. (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Canada 223540 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Cloud Gate Australia 56256 marks (0.8pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Basic Preset Germany 8096.45 DX9 Marks (1.5pts) Rankings
3DMark - Sky Diver Canada 55664 marks (0pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Xtreme Preset United States 8484.34 DX11 Marks (0.8pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Australia 36057 marks (2pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 576p Canada 58110 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Extreme Finland 24620 marks (2.2pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 720p Australia 61654 marks (2pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 1080p Canada 37073 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Ultra Germany 8515 marks (0.1pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 1440p Australia 30109 marks (2pts) Rankings
GPUPI - 1B United States 9sec 971ms (0.3pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy Brazil 9747 marks (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI - 32B United States 11min 36sec 651ms (0.1pts) Rankings