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Intel Core i7-8086K 6-Core 4.0GHz

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How well can the Core i7-8086K 6-Core 4.0GHz run games
Core i7-8086K 6-Core 4.0GHz Performance Specification
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4 GHz
5.1 GHz
6 cores
12 threads
Coffee-Lake S
95W
14nm
LGA 1151
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128GB
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Core i7-8086K 6-Core 4.0GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Core i7-8086K 6-Core 4.0GHz is a high-end CPU based on the 14nm Coffee Lake-S microarchitecture. The Intel Core i7-8086K was released to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Intel's first ever x86 processor, the Intel 8086.


It offers 6 physical cores (12 logical), initially clocked at 4.0GHz, which may go up to 5.1GHz boost clock on a single core. The i7-8086K has 12MB of L3 Cache. Aside from clock speeds, the 8086K has identical specs to the Core i7-8700K.


Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost 2.0 and Virtualization are activated and the processor has its multiplier unlocked.


This Core i7-8086K CPU offers the fastest gaming performance of any Intel CPU as of 2018, and will not be the bottleneck in any modern gaming PC. It will be able to play all modern games comfortably on high/ultra graphics performance without being a hindrance to the accompanying GPU.

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Release period
08-Jun-2018
Core i7-8086K 6-Core 4.0GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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42%
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11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 64% 39%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 68% 55%
Halo: Reach 78% 75%
Cyberpunk 2077 55% 48%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 72% 32%
Borderlands 3 51% 39%
Resident Evil 3 Remake 64% 43%
Detroit: Become Human 60% 48%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 55% 33%
FIFA 20 75% 56%
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2014
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$250.00
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2019
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$229.00
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8 GB

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"Intel's first ever x86 processor, the Intel 8086"

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2017
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Waste of money. Better go for i7 8700k

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No one bought this cpu for its value. We bought it for vanity, bragging rights, collecting(some people) and serious oc (again, some people) since it's just a binned 8700k

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