Items tagged with core i9-7960x

After the full Core-X lineup was leaked late last month, Intel has officially confirmed the details surrounding the remaining processors in the family. We should mention that there aren’t any new surprises here with regards to specs, but you will want to keep an eye on the availability dates. The three remaining pieces to the Skylake-X puzzle are the Core i9-7940X, Core i9-7960X and Core i9-7980XE, which are 14-, 16- and 18-core processors respectively. While Intel had revealed pricing for all three processors when the Core X-Series was officially announced in May, final specs weren’t available at the time. Intel today confirmed that the Core i9-7940X will have a base clock of 3.1GHz, Turbo Boost... Read more...
The enthusiast processor core wars are starting to heat up, and Intel fired the first shot with its Core X-Series. Currently, the most potent processor from this family is the Core i9-7900X, which is a 10-core part with a base clock of 3.3GHz. However, it will soon be followed by the Core i9-7920X, Core i9-7940X, Core i9-7960X and Core i9-7980XE which feature 12, 14, 16, and 18 cores respectively. Given that the release of these processors should be occurring over the next few months, we’re starting to see more leaks, with the latest surrounding the Core i9-7960X. This 16-core part has made its way to Geekbench, which allows us to compare its relative performance to the already released Core... Read more...