Vertical Segment
Desktop
Processor Number
i7-3960X
Status
Discontinued
Launch Date
Q4'11
Lithography
32 nm
Included Items
Please note: The boxed product does not include a fan or heat sink
Recommended Customer Price
$1059.00

CPU Specifications

Total Cores
6
Total Threads
12
Max Turbo Frequency
3.90 GHz
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 Frequency
3.90 GHz
Processor Base Frequency
3.30 GHz
Cache
15 MB Intel® Smart Cache
Bus Speed
5 GT/s
TDP
130 W

Supplemental Information

Embedded Options Available
No
Description
This product includes VT-d support only on the C2 stepping. Stepping information can be viewed via the menu on the left.
Datasheet

Memory Specifications

Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
64 GB
Memory Types
DDR3 1066/1333/1600
Max # of Memory Channels
4
Max Memory Bandwidth
51.2 GB/s
ECC Memory Supported
No

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision
2.0
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
40

Package Specifications

Sockets Supported
FCLGA2011
Max CPU Configuration
1
TCASE
66.8°C
Package Size
52.5mm x 45.0mm

Advanced Technologies

Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
2.0
Intel vPro® Platform Eligibility
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
Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX
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

Security & Reliability

Intel® AES New Instructions
Yes
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
No
Execute Disable Bit
Yes