Intel Core i7-6950X: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i7-6950X sales 31 May 2016 at a recommended price of $1,723. This is Broadwell-E architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 10 cores and 20 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4000 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA2011-3 processor with a TDP of 140 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-2400, DDR4-2133 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 21.44 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.