Intel Core i7-5930K Review & Specifications

Intel Core i7-5930K Haswell-E 6-Core 3.5GHz LGA 2011-v3 140W BX80648I75930K

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Core I7-5930K PROC FC-LGA12A
Supported memory: DDR4-2133
Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Unlocked Processor
Intel Smart Cache: 15MB Cache

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Specs Overview

Model BX80648I75930K
Release Date June 2015
Series Core i7 5th Gen
Core Name Haswell-E
Socket LGA2011-3
Integrated Graphics No
CPU Cores 6
CPU Threads 12
CPU Clock Rate 3500MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 3700MHz
TDP 140W
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 22 nm
Maximum Supported Memory 64GB
Cache L3 15.00MB

Score Pangoly

92

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Critic Reviews

85

The most promising member of the three CPUs launched today is the i7-5820K, as now the lowest end CPU for the extreme Intel platform has more cores than the highest member of the mainstream platform, the i7-4790K.

92

Intel released the Haswell-E line a few months ago, and it has been quite the talk in terms of the move to the newer and...

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84

The leap from £460 to £760 when this article was published from the Core i7-5930K to the Core i7-5960X is a big one, and we'd much rather put the difference towards an awesome X99 motherboard or additional GPU or both. However, if you're a heavy renderer, or using other programs that regularly make upwards of 90 per cent use of 16 threa ...

Specifications

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Essentials
Status Launched
Launch Date Q3'14
Processor Number i7-5930K
Intel® Smart Cache 15 MB
Intel® QPI Speed 0 GT/s
# of QPI Links 0
Instruction Set 64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions SSE4.2, AVX 2.0, AES
Embedded Options Available

No
Lithography 22 nm
Scalability 1S Only
Recommended Customer Price BOX : $594.00
TRAY: $583.00
Conflict Free Yes
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Performance
# of Cores 6
# of Threads 12
Processor Base Frequency 3.5 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency 3.7 GHz
TDP 140 W

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Memory Specifications
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type) 64 GB
Memory Types DDR4 1333/1600/2133
Max # of Memory Channels 4
Max Memory Bandwidth 68 GB/s
ECC Memory Supported

No

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Graphics Specifications
Processor Graphics None

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Expansion Options
PCI Express Revision 3.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes 40

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Package Specifications
Max CPU Configuration 1
TCASE 66.8
Package Size 52.5mm x 45.0mm
Sockets Supported LGA2011-v3
Low Halogen Options Available See MDDS

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Advanced Technologies
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Intel® vPro Technology

No
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology

Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x) Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)

Yes
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)

Yes
Intel® 64

Yes
Idle States Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology

Yes
Intel® Demand Based Switching

No
Thermal Monitoring Technologies Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology Yes
Intel® Smart Response Technology Yes

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Intel® Data Protection Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions

Yes

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Intel® Platform Protection Technology
Trusted Execution Technology

No
Execute Disable Bit Yes

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