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CPU

Intel - Core i7-9700K 3.6 GHz 8-Core Processor

(53 Ratings, 4.8 Average)

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Specifications

Manufacturer

Intel

Part #

BX80684I79700K

Manufacturer

Intel

Core Count

8

Core Clock

3.6 GHz

Boost Clock

4.9 GHz

TDP

95 W

Series

Intel Core i7

Family

Coffee Lake Refresh

Socket

LGA1151

Integrated Graphics

Intel UHD Graphics 630

Maximum Supported Memory

64 GB

ECC Support

No

Packaging

Boxed

Includes CPU Cooler

No

L1 Cache

  • 8 x 32 kB Instruction
  • 8 x 32 kB Data

L2 Cache

8 x 256 kB

L3 Cache

8 x 1.5 MB

Lithography

14 nm

Simultaneous Multithreading

No

Price History

    Reviews

    Compromise
    • 180 points
    • 6 months ago

    from completed build Quiet White

    Works great. A little hot even with water cooling, but that might be because of the case.

    PizzaSauceToo
    • 39 points
    • 4 months ago

    from completed build Wastelander - Mini ITX Powerhouse

    Like this a lot. Came from a 4790k but this overclocks higher than that did.

    OolonCaluphid
    • 32 points
    • 3 months ago

    Really strong CPU, never found wanting across pretty much all games. Recommended, especially if the i9-9900K is out of reach.

    KaptainKris1
    • 26 points
    • 6 months ago

    Absoloutely Great, Does everything I want It to, I mainly use this for Gaming but It also works really well for everything else.

    Prysm_8
    • 23 points
    • 7 months ago

    from completed build The Aquarium PC

    Runs cool with my 360 mm AIO, but that's because it's a 360 mm AIO. That aside it's a very fast processor that will be more than enough for most people. Don't let the lack of hyperthreading scare you off either, in real use, it doesn't make a massive difference. My chip can handle 5GHz nicely and I've definitely enjoyed it so far.

    Tenikov
    • 19 points
    • 5 months ago

    from completed build Compy 2.0 - RGB

    Amazing performance. 8 cores and 8 threads make it best suited to pure gaming.

    mhaseth
    • 19 points
    • 3 months ago

    from completed build Black Ice

    For high frame rate 1440p and (some 4k) gaming it pretty much came down to this or the 9900k, Since I will be gaming more than anything else the performance gains of the 9900k wasn't worth the extra cost. So far I haven't been even remotely disappointed, it should be able hold its own for the next 5+ years no problem.

    Dreadvolt
    • 18 points
    • 5 months ago

    from completed build Darkheart - 1st build in 9 years

    Not much to say here. It's an Intel i7. I hope to OC it at some point, but haven't as of yet. I didn't enjoy my one experience with the original AMD Athlon, so I've stuck with Intel since. I've never used an after market cooler before, so installing the Dark Rock will be a new experience for me.

    JakeMalis
    • 17 points
    • 5 months ago

    from completed build Deep Learning Research Build

    Extremely fast processor with easy overclocking capabilities. Would recommend to anyone looking for the newest Intel processors. Runs cool with low TDP.

    Nichol4s
    • 15 points
    • 1 month ago

    from completed build Carryable Mini-ITX PC.

    Stable. I was really going to buy an i9 -9900 k. However, I realized that I am a general consumer and not a professional. I came to myself and decided to buy an i5-9600 K with sufficient performance. But I noticed something. I bought a water cooler two months before I bought a CPU. So I chose the i7-9700 K, which has a meaning in water cooling.

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