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Intel® Core™ i7-5960X Processor Extreme Edition
(20M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz)

Specifications

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Essentials
Processor Number i7-5960X
Status Launched
Launch Date Q3'14
Lithography 22 nm
Recommended Customer Price $999.00 - $1059.00
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Performance
# of Cores 8
# of Threads 16
Processor Base Frequency 3.00 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency 3.50 GHz
Cache 20 MB SmartCache
Bus Speed 0 GT/s
TDP 140 W
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Supplemental Information
Embedded Options Available No
Conflict Free Yes
Datasheet Link
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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
Scalability 1S Only
PCI Express Revision 3.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes 40
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Package Specifications
Sockets Supported FCLGA2011-3
Max CPU Configuration 1
TCASE 66.8
Package Size 52.5mm x 45.0mm
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
Instruction Set 64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions SSE4.2, AVX 2.0, AES
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

Ordering and Spec Information

Trade Compliance Information

ECCN CCATS
5A992C G077159

Ordering and Spec Information

Spec Code Ordering Code Step US HTS RCP
Boxed Intel® Core™ i7-5960X Processor Extreme Edition (20M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) FC-LGA12A
SR20Q BX80648I75960X R2 8542310000-HYBRD $1059.00
Boxed Intel® Core™ i7-5960X Processor Extreme Edition (20M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) FC-LGA12A, for China
SR20Q BXC80648I75960X R2 8542310000 N/A
Intel® Core™ i7-5960X Processor Extreme Edition (20M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz) FC-LGA12A, Tray
SR20Q CM8064801547964 R2 8542310000-HYBRD $999.00

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