Intel Core i7-6950X: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Core i7-6950X sales 10 March 2016 at a recommended price of $1,723. This is high-end Broadwell-E architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at home systems. It has 10 cores and 20 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4.00 GHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is a FCLGA2011-3 processor with a TDP of 120 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-2400, DDR4-2133 memory.
It provides good benchmark performance at 62.14 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen 9 3900X.