Dominate your gaming competition with an unlocked, unleashed, and uncompromised processor.1 With a killer combination of smart features including Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0,2 Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology,3 and overclocking, the Intel® Core™ i7 processor Extreme Edition is flexible and devastatingly powerful. The lineup now include expanded six-core processor offerings, as well as Intel’s first desktop processor with eight dedicated cores for a flexible and devastatingly powerful experience. It’s the ultimate weapon when you demand unrivaled PC performance for gaming at its best—because the only thing more amazing than Intel® technology is what you’ll do with it.
|Processor Number||Cache||Clock Speed||# of Cores/
# of Threads
|Intel® Core™ i7-5960X Processor Extreme Edition (20M Cache, up to 3.50 GHz)||20.0 MB||3.00 GHz||8/ 16||140||DDR4 1333/1600/2133||None|
|Intel® Core™ i7-5930K Processor (15M Cache, up to 3.70 GHz)||15.0 MB||3.50 GHz||6/ 12||140||DDR4 1333/1600/2133||None|
|Intel® Core™ i7-5820K Processor (15M Cache, up to 3.60 GHz)||15.0 MB||3.30 GHz||6/ 12||140||DDR4 1333/1600/2133||None|
|Intel® Core™ i7-4960X Processor Extreme Edition (15M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz)||15.0 MB||3.60 GHz||6/ 12||130||DDR3 1333/1600/1866||No|
|Intel® Core™ i7-4930K Processor (12M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)||12.0 MB||3.40 GHz||6/ 12||130||DDR3 1333/1600/1866||No|
|Intel® Core™ i7-4820K Processor (10M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)||10.0 MB||3.70 GHz||4/ 8||130||DDR3 1333/1600/1866||No|
|Intel® Core™ i7-3970X Processor Extreme Edition (15M Cache, up to 4.00 GHz)||15.0 MB||3.50 GHz||6/ 12||150||DDR3 1066/1333/1600||No|
|Intel® Core™ i7-3820 Processor (10M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz)||10.0 MB||3.60 GHz||4/ 8||130||DDR3 1066/1333/1600||No|
|Intel® Core™ i7-3960X Processor Extreme Edition (15M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz)||15.0 MB||3.30 GHz||6/ 12||130||DDR3 1066/1333/1600||No|
|Intel® Core™ i7-3930K Processor (12M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz)||12.0 MB||3.20 GHz||6/ 12||130||DDR3 1066/1333/1600||No|
WARNING: Altering clock frequency and/or voltage may: (i) reduce system stability and useful life of the system and processor; (ii) cause the processor and other system components to fail; (iii) cause reductions in system performance; (iv) cause additional heat or other damage; and (v) affect system data integrity. Intel has not tested, and does not warranty, the operation of the processor beyond its specifications. Intel assumes no responsibility that the processor, including if used with altered clock frequencies and/or voltages, will be fit for any particular purpose. For more information, visit www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/gaming/overclocking/overclocking-intel-processors.html.
Requires a system with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology. Intel® Turbo Boost Technology and Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 are only available on select Intel® processors. Consult your PC manufacturer. Performance varies depending on hardware, software, and system configuration. For more information, visit www.intel.com/content/www/xa/en/architecture-and-technology/turbo-boost/turbo-boost-technology.html.
Available on select Intel® Core™ processors. Requires an Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology) enabled system. Consult your PC manufacturer. Performance will vary depending on the specific hardware and software used. For more information including details on which processors support HT Technology, visit www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/architecture-and-technology/hyper-threading/hyper-threading-technology.html.