Intel Core i7-970: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i7-970 sales 19 July 2010 at a recommended price of $662. This is Gulftown architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 32 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 3460 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1366 processor with a TDP of 130 Watt. It supports DDR3-800, DDR3-1066 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 7.64 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 3995WX.