Intel Core i7 5960X
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4434MHz
Default clock: 3000MHz, 140 Watt. Average overclock on air, water, cascade or liquid nitrogen
92/100
Hardware index based on 33,197 submissions (performance relative to fastest system, more info).
LGA2011-3
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CPU overclocking records

World records achieved by overclocking a Intel Core i7 5960X processor. Click on view more to see the complete hall of fame.

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
CPU Frequency 6655 mhz (17pts) Rankings
PiFast 10sec 420ms (12.2pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M 5sec 640ms (16.8pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 32M 4min 54sec 735ms (17.4pts) Rankings
wPrime - 32m Germany 1sec 874ms (34.8pts) Rankings
wPrime - 1024m Germany 57sec 312ms (33.6pts) Rankings
XTU Germany 3164 marks (49.9pts) Rankings
PCMark 2004 Italy 18777 marks (2pts) Rankings
PCMark 2005 Italy 44695 marks (2pts) Rankings
PCMark Vantage United States 42701 marks (2pts) Rankings
PCMark7 Canada 8520 marks (5.2pts) Rankings
Cinebench - 2003 United Kingdom 7007 points (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 Poland 26.68 points (44.6pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R15 Poland 2449 cb (49.6pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 100M Greece 7sec 136ms (15.2pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 1B Germany 2min 12sec 781ms (24.8pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 1080p Canada 66.27 fps (0pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 4k United States 15.68 fps (0pts) Rankings
Y-Cruncher - Pi-25m Netherlands 0sec 747ms (0pts) Rankings
Y-Cruncher - Pi-1b Netherlands 50sec 140ms (0pts) Rankings
Y-Cruncher - Pi-10b Netherlands 12min 8sec 373ms (0pts) Rankings
3DMark11 Physics France 23832 Points (0pts) Rankings
PerformanceTest Ukraine 8728.9 Marks (0pts) Rankings
HWBOT Prime Sweden 9848.93 pps (43.4pts) Rankings
WinRAR Bulgaria 35527 KB/s (0pts) Rankings
Black Hole Benchmark United States 33728 marks (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Multi Core Sweden 46285 points (25.6pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Single Core Germany 6153 points (15.2pts) Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 1.0 n/a Rankings
PerformanceTest Mobile n/a Rankings
Vellamo Multicore n/a Rankings
HEVC h.265 Decode 2598.18 marks (0pts) Rankings
RealBench HWBOT Version Netherlands 235556 Points (0pts) Rankings
Speedsys n/a Rankings
Geekbench4 - Single Core 5926 points (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Multi Core 35425 points (0pts) Rankings
Testcpu 4766 999 (0pts) Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 2.0 n/a Rankings
[KRIEG] Math CPU Benchmark 2016 - Basic 3281 points (0pts) Rankings
[KRIEG] Math CPU Benchmark 2016 - Extreme 514 points (0pts) Rankings

Core i7 5960X used in other benchmarks

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
Aquamark Germany 486635 marks (2pts) Rankings
Reference Clock Taiwan 183.63 MHz (2pts) Rankings
AS SSD Benchmark Ukraine 59076 points (0pts) Rankings
Memory Clock Taiwan 2215.6 MHz (0pts) Rankings
3DMark 99 Max Germany 69880 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2000 Russian Federation 95553 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark2001 SE Netherlands 154532 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark03 United States 255868 marks (1.2pts) Rankings
3DMark05 United States 62714 marks (1.2pts) Rankings
3DMark06 Germany 53019 marks (4.2pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Performance United Kingdom 55044 marks (1.5pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Entry Australia 48863 marks (2pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Extreme United States 32795 marks (2pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Performance United Kingdom 119857 marks (1.5pts) Rankings
MaxxMem 2554.9 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm 280806 marks (6pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Australia 267699 marks (2pts) Rankings
MaxxMem Read Bandwidth South Africa 37210 MByte/sec. (19.6pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited United States 267403 marks (4pts) Rankings
3DMark - Cloud Gate Hungary 70481 marks (2pts) Rankings
VRMark - Orange Room 12025 marks (0pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Basic Preset Germany 8847.73 DX9 Marks (0.8pts) Rankings
3DMark - Sky Diver United States 76706 marks (3.8pts) Rankings
VRMark - Blue Room Russian Federation 2839 marks (0pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Xtreme Preset United States 8855.31 DX11 Marks (2pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike United States 46021 marks (2.7pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 576p 97195 marks (2pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Extreme 37241 marks (0.5pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 720p Germany 96708 marks (2.9pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 1080p 76964 marks (2pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Ultra 25086 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 1440p 58397 marks (0.8pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 4K 29559 marks (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI - 1B Bulgaria 2sec 401ms (2pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy Hungary 20813 marks (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI - 32B Bulgaria 2min 22sec 104ms (2pts) Rankings
Anvils SSD Benchmark - 1GB Brazil 41724.99 points (0pts) Rankings
Anvils SSD Benchmark - 32GB Brazil 36201.53 points (0pts) Rankings
AIDA64 - Memory Read Canada 93455 MB/s (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1080p Manhattan Offscreen 39703 Frames (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Compute Italy 255385 points (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1080p Car Chase Offscreen Italy 26659.6 Frames (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1080p T-Rex Offscreen 116015 Frames (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1080p Manhattan 3.1 Offscreen 34629.3 Frames (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1440p Manhattan 3.1.1 Offscreen 23481.6 Frames (0pts) Rankings