Intel Core i9-7900X is probably the best processor of the moment in terms of price / performance ratio. But which motherboard to use to get the most power?
Here are the best results of the Geekbench benchmark, with the respective motherboards, the number of times they appear, the average number of points, the current price, the average amount of memory and this in the top 100 for the Intel Core i9-7900X:
|Motherboard||Number of apparitions||Number of points single core||Number of points multi-core||Price||Memory average (GB)|
|Asus ROG RAMPAGE VI APEX||29||5932||43566||$1491||44|
|Gigabyte X299 AORUS Gaming 3||7||5382||41355||$300||15|
|Asus PRIME X299-Deluxe||24||6138||40494||$495||33|
|Asus ROG STRIX X299-E Gaming||7||5838||40019||$320||37|
|Asus PRIME X299-A||4||5900||39323||$280||65|
|Asus ROG RAMPAGE VI Extreme||8||5960||39038||$649||61|
Note that prices can change over time. Shipping costs are not included. Several motherboards are hard to find and have been removed from the rankings.
The most powerful
The most powerful motherboard that accepts the i9-7900X processor is the Asus ROG RAMPAGE VI APEX. It allows to have in multi-core 2000 points more than the second of the top. However, its price is really too high. And the memory used is also too consistent.
The most interesting
The most interesting motherboard in this table is undoubtedly the Gigabyte X299 AORUS Gaming 3. Its price is much lower than the first, its results are not far, they were obtained with much less memory. In short, it is much more attractive.