Still living in a past where 4-core processors are the norm? Usher in the new era of desktop computing with the Intel Core i7 8700 Coffee Lake processor! Boasting 6 powerful Intel cores, and 12 threads – this CPU is all set to redefine the processor landscape.
Unlike its competitors, Intel’s lineup of Core i7 6-core processors is the true king – elevating single threaded performance by 11% and multi-threaded performance by up to a whopping 40%!
8th Generation Intel Core processor-based desktop platforms are loaded with new and enhanced features to deliver amazing experiences that five-year-old systems can’t handle.
The 8th Generation Intel Core processors mainstream desktop PC performance with up to six cores for more processing power—that’s two more cores than the previous generation Intel Core processor family—Intel® Turbo Boost 2.0 technology to increase the maximum turbo frequency up to 4.7 GHz, and up to 12 MB of cache memory.1 Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology1 delivers up to 12-way multitasking support in the latest generation of Intel Core processors. For the enthusiast, the unlocked 8th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-8700K processor provides you the opportunity to tweak the platform performance to its fullest potential and enjoy great gaming and VR experiences.
To play premium movie streams in stunning 4K UHD, get an advanced platform that supports the latest media technologies enabling today’s great entertainment. Desktop computers based on the 8th Generation Intel Core processors integrate advanced media technologies that bring premium, high-quality content to your desktop, including:
- Delivering smooth streaming of premium 4K UHD entertainment to your PC from leading online providers.
- Providing full-size, screen-immersive viewing experiences with 4K video and 360-degree viewing.
- High Dynamic Range (HDR) and Rec. 2020 (Wide Color Gamut) for life-like luminescence to provide enhanced image and video viewing experiences.
- Intel® Quick Sync Video technology to accelerate most video capabilities, allowing users to create and share in real-time and multitask without interruption.
What does this mean for you? This means your PC can deliver blistering frame rates in games, keeping up with the most advanced displays in the world. Enjoy the latest games with the highest quality settings, without the hint of a stutter. Multiplayer games will be as smooth as ever – granting you a natural edge over the competition.
It also means your PC will be powerful enough to handle heavy workloads, and juggle several tasks at the same time. Video editing? Rendering? Gaming? Streaming?
Semiconductor 14 nm, Price $303, 6 Cores, 12 Threads, Base Freq 3.20 GHz, Turbo Freq 4.6 GHz, 12 MB Cache, TDP 65 W, Max Memory 64 GB, RAM DDR4-2666, Intel UHD Graphics 630, Intel Quick Sync Video