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Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
Top 19%1,711 points
Top 19%
Top 66%717 points
Top 66%
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
Top specs and features

Intel Core i7-3960X vs Intel Celeron 867: 35 facts in comparison

1. total clock speed

7.62x faster CPU clock speed.
6 x 3.3GHz
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 64 x 1.3GHz
2 x 1.3GHz

2. RAM speed

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
1600MHz
AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE: 2933MHz
1333MHz

3. CPU threads

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
12
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 64
2

4. semiconductor size

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
32nm
AMD Ryzen 5 2600: 12nm
32nm

5. L2 cache

A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
1.5MB
Intel Xeon Phi 7235: 32MB
0.5MB

6. L1 cache

A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
384KB
AMD Opteron 6180 SE: 1536KB
128KB

7. PassMark result

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using multiple threads.
12796
Intel Xeon W-2195: 26470
1203

8. thermal design power (TDP)

The thermal design power (TDP) is the maximum amount of power the cooling system needs to dissipate. A lower TDP typically means that it consumes less power.
130W
Intel Atom E3805: 3W
17W

9. Supports 64-bit

A 32-bit operating system can only support up to 4GB of RAM. 64-bit allows more than 4GB, giving increased performance. It also allows you to run 64-bit applications.
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
96% have it

10. Has integrated graphics

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
56% have it

11. L2 core

More data can be stored in the L2 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
0.25MB/core
Intel Core i5-4200Y: 2.5MB/core
0.25MB/core

12. maximum memory bandwidth

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
51.2GB/s
Intel Xeon E5504: 192.2GB/s
21.3GB/s

13. Has AES

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
78% have it

14. DirectX version

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
10.1
AMD Ryzen 5 2400GE: 12.1
10.1

15. Has an unlocked multiplier

Some processors come with an unlocked multiplier which makes them easy to overclock, allowing you to gain increased performance in games and other applications.
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
10% have it

16. Has dynamic frequency scaling

Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
88% have it

17. L3 cache

A larger L3 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
15MB
Intel Xeon E7-8893 v4: 60MB
2MB

18. Supports hardware-assisted virtualization

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
94% have it

19. memory channels

More memory channels increases the speed of data transfer between the memory and the CPU.
4
Intel Atom x5-Z8350: 12.8
2

20. Uses hyperthreading technology

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
57% have it

21. number of transistors

A higher transistor count generally indicates a newer, more powerful processor.
2270 million
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1940X: 9600 million
995 million

22. PCI Express (PCIe) version

PCI Express (PCIe) is a high speed expansion card standard, that connects the computer to it's peripherals. Newer versions can support more bandwidth and deliver better performance.
2
Intel Core i9-7920X: 44
2

23. L3 core

More data can be stored in the L3 cache for access by each core of the CPU.
2.5MB/core
AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1940X: 2340.57MB/core
1MB/core

24. PassMark result (single)

This benchmark measures the performance of the CPU using a single thread.
2014
Intel Core i3-7350K: 2625
668

25. Has NX bit

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
Intel Core i7-3960X
Intel Celeron 867
94% have it

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