Intel Core i7-4960X: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Core i7-4960X sales 3 September 2013 at a recommended price of $999. This is Ivy Bridge-E architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 22 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4.00 GHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA2011 processor with a TDP of 130 Watt. It supports DDR3-1333, DDR3-1600, DDR3-1866 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 42.99 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.