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Core i7-3930K and Core i7-990X SLI and Triple SLI Performance Analysis

Published by Marc Büchel on 19.12.11 (24375 reads)
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With every new CPU generation it is interesting to see how performance scales with SLI and triple SLI configurations. One can for example see what influence the CPU has on gaming performance. Furhtermore overclockers as well as gamers can see how much of an improvement the new architecture is.








Specifications

  i7-3930K i7-990X
Codename Sandy Bridge E Gulftown
Socket LGA 2011 LGA 1366
Manufacturing 32 nm 32 nm
Transistors 2.27 Billion 1.17 Bio
Die-size 435 mm2 248 mm2
Clock 3.20 GHz (Turbo 3.8 GHz) 3.33 GHz
Cores / Threads 6C / 12T 6C / 12T
Turbo Yes (2.0) Yes (1.0)
Bus Speed 100 MHz 133 MHz
Memory DDR3 DDR3
Memory controller Quad Channel Triple Channel
QPI 6.4 GT/s 6.4 GT/s
L1 Execution Cache 32 KByte 32 KByte
L1 Data Cache 32 KByte 32 KByte
L2 Cache 256 KByte 256 KByte
L3 Cache 12 MB shared 12 MB shared
TDP 130 Watt 130 Watt
C1E technology Yes Yes
Enhanced Intel Speed Step Yes Yes
Virtualisation Vanderpool Vanderpool
Instruction sets MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3
SSE4.2, AVX, AES EM64T
MMX, SSE, SSE2, SSE3
SSE4.2, EM64T



Page 1 - Introduction / Specs Page 5 - Crysis / Resident Evil 5
Page 2 - Test setup Page 6 - Call of Juarez / Far Cry 2
Page 3 - 3DMark 11 / 3DMark Vantage Page 7 - Street Fighter 4 / World in Conflict
Page 4 - Unigine Heaven / Stone Giant Page 8 - Conclusion


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Published: 2011/12/29 19:21  Updated: 2011/12/29 19:21
 Re: Too much Copy and paste
Same conclusion as in your previous test (3930 and 980) but you forgot to change the name of the tested CPUs.
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