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Intel Core i7 930 / 2.8 GHz processor

Intel Core i7 930 / 2.8 GHz processor
alaScore 84

345 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 345 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Desktops the Intel Core i7 930 / 2.8 GHz processor is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 345 reviews)

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Bought this 3 years ago for my build, never had an issue, has always been fast. Somewhat outdated now, but works well for any task.

Great, quad core


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its nice

could be faster

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Intel BX80601930


This 2.8GHz processor is the easy to OC to 4.0GHz (water cooled)and no issues to speak of. Wish I would have bought another when I could

Not available any more


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Great for Everything


Overclocking is a breeze, runs relatively cool

You can usually get a 920 to perform about the same if you are careful overclocking

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CPU: Intel Core i7 930 Bloomfield Cooler: CoolerMaster Hyper 212+ with push/pull Akasa Viper fans Motherboard: EVGA x58 3-way SLI Memory: 6GB Corsair Dominator DDR3-1600 Graphics: EVGA 570GTX SC non reference design SATA3 Controller: Highpoint...

This baby OCs like a champion. What else would you expect, its an Intel

Sorry to the AMD fans. Always replace with a non stock heatsink

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Great Processor!


I highly recommend this CPU to anyone!

A great processor, works wonderfully, decent temperatures

Intel STOCK heat-sink can be a challenge to get on correctly

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To me the price is worth it. My system: G.SKILL 6GB (3 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Intel Core i7-930 Bloomfield 2.8GHz 4 x 256KB L2 Cache 8MB L3 Cache LGA 1366 ASUS P6X58D-E LGA 1366 Intel X58 EVGA 012-P3-1472-AR GeForce GTX 470...

Very very fast, temperatures about what I would expect. I was forced to replace the stock heatsink/fan after managing to break it via a stray cable in my case getting caught in the spinning fan and breaking it. Replacing the heatsink/fan was relatively...

None so far

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Great CPU


Easy install ; With ZALMAN CNPS9900ALED 120mm 2 Ball Low-noise Blue LED CPU Cooler never exceeds 42C even under continuous load ; 9 months of use and it runs every application including games and lightning speed

none I have seen

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Love this cpu. quad core with ht. windows 7.64 gave it a 7.4 out of 7.9


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Nice CPU


Love my new i7!!!!

CPU arrived in good condition. Overclocked to 4.2GHz

Stock fan