Solved I7 870 @ 2.93 and I7 860 @ 2.80 What's the Difference? Tags: CPUs Performance Intel i7 Processors Product Last response: October 2, 2010 5:58 PM in CPUs Share juicycrapachino October 2, 2010 4:04:40 AM Can somebody explain the difference between the 2 processors listed in the thread title? Is there really a good performance difference? Thanks in advance... More about : 870 860 difference Best solution Timop a b à CPUs October 2, 2010 4:06:16 AM Simply, ones clocked 133Mhz higher due to binning. The real-world difference is pretty negligible. Share rolli59 a c 863 à CPUs October 2, 2010 4:07:12 AM 0.13 GHz = 5% m 0 l Related resources Difference between i7 860 and 870? - Forum I7 870 , 860 and i5 750 difference - Forum GTX 760, i7 870 2.93GHz - Forum I7 870 2.93Ghz. - Forum Whats the difference between the core i7 870 and core i7 920? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer juicycrapachino October 2, 2010 4:10:57 AM Damn, that was fast lol. Does 5% sound worth 10 extra dollars? UPDATE: NVM...I should be answering that question myself... m 0 l rolli59 a c 863 à CPUs October 2, 2010 4:20:18 AM 5% more performance for 3.6% higher price. Worth it for people that do not overclock. m 0 l juicycrapachino October 2, 2010 4:23:54 AM Well. I was planning to overclock anyways... probably with the intel turbo boost though... m 0 l taran95 October 2, 2010 4:51:21 AM +1 m 0 l juicycrapachino October 2, 2010 5:58:21 PM Best answer selected by juicycrapachino. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhy my i7 860 can only get to 2.93Ghz? Forum HP 450t - i7 870 2.93 Is this an Overclocking candidate? Forum GTX 860M on i7 vs GTX 870M on i5 Forum For rendering and video editing purposed only, big difference between i7 4700 and 870m & 4800 and 8gb 880m Forum SolvedI7 860 2.80 Ghz CPU Forum SolvedI7 860 2.80Ghz running 1 core Forum I7 870 vs i7 860 ..best value for money processor for gaming???? Forum Core i7 860vs870 --> 211$vs.244$ Forum Why i7 870 is so expansive compared to i7 860? Forum Core i7 860 or 870 Forum SolvedWhat cooling is best for overclocking my i7 860? Forum SolvedI have an i7 core extreme 860, what SLI mother board can I buy for it? Forum Intel core I7 860 @ 2.80GHz overclock Forum Solvedi7 860 overclock.What am I doing?! Forum I7 870 and i5 760 performace difference? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !