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AMD’s Threadripper will face more powerful competition that we first thought. A 18-core processor called Core i9-7980XE will be Intel’s flagship model of Core-X series.

Please note that the following chart contains information from multiple sources:

ProcessorCores/ ThreadsL3 CachePCIe LanesBase ClockTurbo Clock 2.0Turbo Clock 3.0Launch
Core i9-7980XE
Core i9-7960X
Core i9-7940X
Core i9-7920X
Core i9-7900X
Core i9-7820X
Core i9-7800X
Core i7-7740X
Core i5-7640X

Speaking of the Core-X series, it seems Intel has also new boxes for i5, i7 and i9 series for the new socket:


Curated from:

Exclusive: Intel to launch 18-core Core i9-7980XE CPU

29 May, 2017 By WhyCry

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