Items tagged with core i9-9990xe

Intel is rumored to be releasing another Core i9 Extreme processor, though the new SKU, if it does in fact exist, is a bit of an oddity. For one thing, the upcoming Core i9-9990XE will not be sold through retail channels, and will instead only be made available to system integrators through a closed auction, according to the rumor. That is a bit unusual in and of itself—even the limited edition Core i7-8086K commemorating the 40th anniversary of the 8086 processor that kick started the x86 era is a retail chip. It's not clear why Intel would make the Core i9-9990XE an exclusive part that is presumably tough to obtain, though it probably has to do with the special binning. On the topic of... Read more...