Reviews Roundup: Tuesday, January 22, 2013

PROCESSORS

January 22, 2013

Intel Core i7-3960x vs. i7-3970x: A Clash of Titans

Source: bjorn3d.com
With the Intel Core i7-3970X taking the crown for the fastest six-core processor for the desktop market, how can this 150W TDP monster compare to its younger brother, the i7-3960X? Can the $10 difference in price justify its performance and stability? In this review the Core i7-3960X and the Core i7-3970X go head-to-head in some real-world application benchmarks.