Intel Core X-Series Core i9, i7 and i5 Processors Pre-Orders Begin Today with Availability Starting from June 26

Intel announced its Intel Core X-series Core i9, i7 and i5 processor family and X299 platform at Computex 2017, today Intel announced the pricing and availability of those new CPUs. Starting with Intel Core i5-7640X X-series processor (MSRP: $242), Intel Core i7-7740X X-series processor (MSRP: $339), Intel Core i7-7800X X-series processor (MSRP: $389), Intel Core i7-7820X X-series processor (MSRP: $599) and Intel Core i9-7900X X-series processor (MSRP: $999) available for pre-order. The 12-core processor is expected to start shipping in August and 14- to 18-core models are expected to start shipping in October.

(18, 16, 14, and 12 cores coming soon!)

Intel Core X-Series Processors Features:

  • New! Intel® Core™ i9 Extreme Edition processor featuring 18 cores and 36 threads
  • New! Intel’s most scalable high-end desktop platform ever with 18, 16, 14, 12, 10, 8, 6, and 4-core options
  • New! Intel® X299 chipset with improved I/O capabilities
  • New! LGA 2066 socket for Intel® Core™ X-series processor family
  • New! Additional system performance and amazing responsiveness with Intel® Optane™ memory support
  • Improved Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 (select SKUs) for single- and multithreaded performance
  • Up to 44 lanes of PCIe 3.0 directly connected to the CPU
  • Up to 4 channel DDR4-2666 memory support, support for the Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (Intel® XMP) specification, revision 2.0 for DDR4
  • Fully unlocked for performance tuning
  • Rebalanced smart cache hierarchy
  • Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology