Intel named the end of August to be the period of its Core i9-7920X processor retail start period, however, the novelty wasn’t available until now. Still, at the moment it is being sold by selected stores in Japan and by some western online resources.
Core i9-7920X has 12 cores and is able to handle up to 24 threads concurrently. This Skylake-X processing unit is performed in conformity with 14 nm technology-specific rules and supported by Intel X299 chipset based motherboards.
The specialty from Intel operates at the 2.9 GHz rated frequency, and its ultimate Turbo Boost clock makes 4.3 GHz. The modern CPU features 16.5 MB of L3 cache, the 140 W TDP, as well as the four-channel DDR4-2666 RAM (max 128 GB) controller. Besides, this product is equipped with the PCI Express 3.0 (x44 lanes) interface controller контроллер.
The Core i9-7920X processor by Intel is on sale at the price of $1,199.