Core_i7-9700K_8-Core_3.6GHz
Intel Core i7-9700K 8-Core 3.6GHz

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9.9
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$289.99 -3%
How well can the Core i7-9700K 8-Core 3.6GHz run games
Core i7-9700K 8-Core 3.6GHz Performance Specification
CPU Speed
Turbo Speed
Physical Cores
Threads
CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
Lithography
Main Link
Bit Width
Memory Channels
Maximum memory
Processor GPU
CPU Details
3.6 GHz
4.9 GHz
8 cores
8 threads
Coffee Lake
95W
14nm
LGA 1151
64 Bit
2
64GB
None
Core i7-9700K 8-Core 3.6GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Core i7-9700K 8-Core 3.6GHz is a top-end CPU based on a refinement of the 14nm++ Coffee Lake microarchitecture.


It offers 8 physical cores (8 logical), initially clocked at 3.6GHz, which may go up to 4.6GHz using 8 cores with Turbo Boost, or up to 4.9GHz boost clock on a single core. The Core i7-9700K has 12MB of L3 Cache.


Among its many features the 9700K has Turbo Boost 2.0 and Virtualization are activated and the processor has its multiplier unlocked.


This Core i7-9700K CPU offers some of 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 ultra graphics performance at any supported resolution without being a hindrance to the accompanying GPU.


Source [Jon]
Release period
30-Oct-2018
Core i7-9700K 8-Core 3.6GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
38%
Graphics Card
0%
RAM
12GB
0%
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Core i7-9700K 8-Core 3.6GHz Extras
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