Intel Core i7 5960X
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Default clock: 3000MHz, 140 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 5960X processor. Click on view more to see the complete hall of fame.

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
CPU Frequency 6655 mhz (29.7pts) Rankings
PiFast 10sec 420ms (25.7pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M 5sec 640ms (39.6pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 32M 4min 54sec 735ms (50.1pts) Rankings
wPrime - 32m Germany 1sec 874ms (53.2pts) Rankings
wPrime - 1024m Germany 57sec 312ms (51.7pts) Rankings
XTU Germany 3164 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark04 Italy 18777 marks (2.5pts) Rankings
PCMark05 Italy 44695 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark Vantage United States 42701 marks (14pts) Rankings
PCMark 7 Canada 8520 marks (17.6pts) Rankings
PCMark10 7258 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Express United States 5370 marks (0pts) Rankings
PCMark10 Extended United States 8597 marks (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - 2003 Belgium 7829 points (17.9pts) Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 1.0 n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 26.58 points (53.8pts) Rankings
PCMark Android - Work 2.0 n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R15 2445 cb (53.8pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 for CPU - 100M Belgium 7sec 825ms (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 100M United States 6sec 940ms (37.8pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 for CPU - 1B Belgium 1min 57sec 563ms (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI for CPU - 1B Germany 2min 12sec 781ms (57.3pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 1080p United States 76.85 fps (35pts) Rankings
HWBOT x265 Benchmark - 4k United States 17.65 fps (36.1pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-25m Netherlands 0sec 747ms (0pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-1b 49sec 978ms (0pts) Rankings
y-cruncher - Pi-10b Netherlands 12min 8sec 373ms (0pts) Rankings
3DMark11 Physics Netherlands 29148 Points (0pts) Rankings
PerformanceTest Ukraine 8728.9 Marks (0pts) Rankings
System Stability Tester 32M Pi n/a Rankings
HWBOT Prime Sweden 9848.93 pps (0pts) Rankings
WinRAR Italy 35783 KB/s (0pts) Rankings
shzo n/a Rankings
BlackBerry KeyOne n/a Rankings
Cinebench R15 Extreme Brazil 476 CB (0pts) Rankings
MathBenchmark n/a Rankings
Cinebench - R20 4331 marks (0pts) Rankings
BRENNAN n/a Rankings
Black Hole Benchmark United States 33728 marks (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Multi Core United States 46144 points (44.6pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Single Core Germany 6153 points (0pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 1M with BenchMate United Kingdom 7sec 153ms (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R20 with BenchMate United Kingdom 4214 pts (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R11.5 with BenchMate United Kingdom 20.6 pts (0pts) Rankings
SuperPi - 32M with BenchMate United Kingdom 6min 53sec 192ms (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Multi Core with BenchMate United Kingdom 33292 points (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench3 - Single Core with BenchMate n/a Rankings
Geekbench4 - Single Core with BenchMate United Kingdom 5336 points (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Multi Core with BenchMate United Kingdom 29437 points (0pts) Rankings
Cinebench - R15 with BenchMate United Kingdom 1796 cb (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench5 - Compute n/a Rankings
Geekbench5 - Multi Core n/a Rankings
Geekbench5 - Single Core n/a Rankings
PerformanceTest Mobile n/a Rankings
HWBOT Prime 30min 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 Belgium 6795 points (0.2pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Multi Core Belgium 42629 points (14.7pts) Rankings
Testcpu 4766 999 (0pts) Rankings
Parallel PI 10sec 406ms (0pts) Rankings

Core i7 5960X used in other benchmarks

Benchmark Worldrecord Links
Aquamark Germany 486635 marks (1.9pts) Rankings
Reference Frequency Taiwan 183.63 MHz (2.5pts) Rankings
AS SSD Ukraine 59076 points (0pts) Rankings
Memory Frequency 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 (3.6pts) Rankings
3DMark05 United States 62714 marks (0.5pts) Rankings
3DMark06 Germany 53019 marks (8.8pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Performance United Kingdom 55044 marks (7.9pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Entry Australia 48863 marks (2.5pts) Rankings
3DMark11 - Extreme United States 32795 marks (2.5pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Performance United Kingdom 119857 marks (7.5pts) Rankings
MaxxMem 2554.9 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm 280806 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Australia 267699 marks (0pts) Rankings
MaxxMem Read Bandwidth South Africa 37210 MByte/sec. (7.9pts) Rankings
3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited United States 267403 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Cloud Gate Hungary 70481 marks (4.8pts) Rankings
VRMark - Orange Room United States 14023 marks (5.9pts) Rankings
VRMark - Cyan Room United States 12719 marks (0pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Basic unknown 8847.73 DX9 Marks (0.5pts) Rankings
3DMark - Sky Diver United States 76706 marks (9.1pts) Rankings
VRMark - Blue Room Netherlands 4223 marks (2.5pts) Rankings
Unigine Heaven - Xtreme United States 8855.31 DX11 Marks (15.2pts) Rankings
Unigine Superposition - 1080P Xtreme United States 13896 Points (1.5pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike United States 46021 marks (12.4pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 576p 97195 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Extreme 37241 marks (0.5pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 720p Australia 100976 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 1080p 76964 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Fire Strike Ultra 25086 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 1440p 58397 marks (0pts) Rankings
Catzilla - 4K 29559 marks (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 - 1B Spain 1sec 797ms (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI - 1B Bulgaria 2sec 401ms (3.1pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy Hungary 23404 marks (0.2pts) Rankings
3DMark - Time Spy Extreme Norway 8723 marks (2.5pts) Rankings
GPUPI v3.3 - 32B Spain 1min 39sec 843ms (0pts) Rankings
GPUPI - 32B Bulgaria 2min 22sec 104ms (2.5pts) Rankings
Unigine Superposition - 8K Optimized United States 10319 Points (2.5pts) Rankings
Specviewperf 12 CATIA United States 169.22 FPS (0pts) Rankings
Specviewperf 12 Creo subtest 11 United States 8.56 Frames/sec (0pts) Rankings
3DMark - Night Raid United Kingdom 57492 marks (0pts) Rankings
3DMark Vantage - Extreme United States 80580 marks (0pts) Rankings
Anvils SSD - 1GB Brazil 41724.99 points (0pts) Rankings
Anvils SSD - 32GB Brazil 36201.53 points (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Compute with BenchMate United Kingdom 290681 points (0pts) Rankings
AIDA64 - Memory Read Canada 93455 MB/s (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1080p Manhattan Offscreen United States 68611.5 Frames (0pts) Rankings
Geekbench4 - Compute United Kingdom 287447 points (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1080p Car Chase Offscreen Italy 26659.6 Frames (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1080p T-Rex Offscreen Russian Federation 120560 Frames (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1080p Manhattan 3.1 Offscreen Russian Federation 36368.7 Frames (0pts) Rankings
GFXBench - 1440p Manhattan 3.1.1 Offscreen United States 29918.6 Frames (0pts) Rankings