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Intel Core i7-6900K 8-Core 3.2GHz

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How well can the Core i7-6900K 8-Core 3.2GHz run games
Core i7-6900K 8-Core 3.2GHz Performance Specification
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3.2 GHz
3.7 GHz
8 cores
16 threads
Broadwell-E
140W
14nm
LGA 2011/Socket R
64 Bit
105°C
4
64GB
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Core i7-6900K 8-Core 3.2GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i7-6900K 8-Core 3.4GHz is an Enthusiast Processor based on the 14nm, Broadwell MicroArchitecture.


It offers 8 Physical Cores (16 Logical), initially clocked at 3.2GHz, which may go up to 3.7GHz and 20MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost 2.0 and Virtualization are activated and the processor has its multiplier unlocked.


The processor DOES NOT Integrated any Graphics and has a rated board TDP of 140W.


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Release period
01-Jun-2016
Core i7-6900K 8-Core 3.2GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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40%
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11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 63% 37%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 67% 53%
Death Stranding 53% 32%
Cyberpunk 2077 53% 47%
Need For Speed Heat 59% 47%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 71% 30%
Planet Zoo 59% 37%
Diablo 4 55% 35%
Borderlands 3 50% 37%
FIFA 20 74% 55%
Core i7-6900K 8-Core 3.2GHz Extras
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waste of money

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$202.00
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$289.99
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Indeed. But if you had bunch of cash to spare…. why not ?
Future proofing currently cant be that much waste of cash cos all Intel cpu's that were released in past 2-3 years are quite power effective.

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$257.00
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$150.00
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8 GB

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252 percent worse :/

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the percentage is only numbers on paper
you should compare everythingside to side :)

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2011
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It offers 8 Physical Cores (16 Logical), initially clocked at 3.2GHz, which may go up to 3.7GHz and 20MB of L3 Cache.

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CPU (20% overclock)

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$458.00
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32 GB

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AMD is about to release a Ryzen CPU with almost identical specs for 1/3 the price. AMD is smart.

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CPU (25% overclock)

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but the thing is intels cores are much more powerful in single core score so every core is more powerful. but it has been comparable and competitive.

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