An Overclock.net user named Silicon Lottery has conducted various benchmark tests using Intel’s flagship Core i7-6950X processor, PCGamer reports.
The user released the benchmark results on the Overclock.net forums, and directly compared the hardware to Intel’s current high-end Haswell-E processors.
The Core i7-6950X Broadwell-E processor has 10 cores with Hyper Threading support, and features high-end specifications that compete with the current top-of-the-line Haswell-E processors.
Silicon Lottery benchmarked an engineering sample of the Intel Core i7-6950X processor and compared it to an Intel Core i7-5960X.
Here are the specs of the i7-6950X and the benchmark comparison:
|Intel Core i7-6950X Specifications|
|Core Clock||3.0 GHz|
|Boost Clock||3.5 GHz|
|Intel Core i7-6950X vs Core i7-5960X|
|Processor||Core i7-6950X||Core i7-5960X|
|Cinebench multi-core score||1,904||1,592|
|Cinebench single-core score||151||160|