Computex 2017 has started in Taipei and Intel has launched a powerful processor Intel Core i9 . It is Asia’s largest computer show in which companies around the world offer new technology and devices. American chipset giant Intel has introduced a new processor series Core X for desktop. It is more powerful than Core i5 and Core i7. Apart from this, the company has also introduced Intel Core i9 in this event.
Intel has created Core X by targeting gaming and powerful computers. Its feature will be whether the processor can play games or watching videos in best resolution on the device. Generally, Intel’s high-end desktop CPU always lived behind a generation with mainstream processors. But this time, the company has included high-end SKUs with the current architecture Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X CPU.
Intel Core i9 Features And Price :
According to Intel, this is the first desktop computer processor with 18 cores and 36 threads . Core X will work with Intel X299 motherboard chipset which will be offered in conjunction with its partner in the coming weeks. It is worth noting that the updated version of Core X Series 6th Generation Skylake has been developed on the WAL platform only. Core i7-7802X has 8 cores and 16 threads, its speed is up to 4.3GHz. It has Intel Turbo Boost 3.0 which will give even better speed.
This CPU has 10 cores with Hyper Threading and there are heavy 44 PCIe lenses with 13.75MB L3 cache. Although Intel has given the name of the future CPU to Core i9, but not much information related to it, such as clock speed, cache etc. It includes 12-core intel Core i9-7920X, 14-core intel Core i9-7940X, 16-core intel Core i9-7960X and superb 18-core Core i9-7980XE CPU.
Intel Core i9-7900X has 20 threads with 10 cores. Its clock speed is 3.3GHz and has Turbo Boost 2.0.In the flagship model of core i9 processor, there are 18 cores and 36 threads. Intel i9-7980XE has been priced at $ 1999. All CPUs in the core-X family will use the new X299 chipset of Intel that has the new LGA 2066 socket.