Intel Core X-Series Specs Revealed?




/ 3 years ago

Intel Core X-Series Specs Revealed?

Earlier today, VideoCardz unveiled a document listing the full specifications for Intel’s Core X CPU range. While VideoCardz cannot verify the authenticity of the document, it is confident that the numbers line up with what its hearing. According to the image, the seven Skylake-X processors (three already released) fail to stack up against AMD Threadripper, at least as far as price is concerned. Details follow.

i9-7980XE

  • Cores/threads: 18/36
  • PCIe lanes: 44
  • Base clock: 2.6GHz
  • Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 clock: 4.2GHz
  • Turbo Boost 3.0 clock: 4.4GHz
  • RRP: $1999
  • TDP: 165W

i9-7960X

  • Cores/threads: 16/32
  • PCIe lanes: 44
  • Base clock: 2.8GHz
  • Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 clock: 4.2GHz
  • Turbo Boost 3.0 clock: 4.4GHz
  • RRP: $1699
  • TDP: 165W

i9-7940X

  • Cores/threads: 14/28
  • PCIe lanes: 44
  • Base clock: 3.1GHz
  • Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 clock: 4.3GHz
  • Turbo Boost 3.0 clock: 4.4 GHz
  • RRP: $1399
  • TCP: 165W

i9-7920X

  • Cores/threads: 12/24
  • PCIe lanes: 44
  • Base clock: 2.9GHz
  • Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 clock: 4.3GHz
  • Turbo Boost 3.0 clock: 4.4GHz
  • RRP: $1199
  • TDP: 140W

i9-7900X

  • Cores/threads: 10/20
  • PCIe lanes: 44
  • Base clock: 3.3GHz
  • Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 clock: 4.3GHz
  • Turbo Boost 3.0 clock: 4.5GHz
  • RRP: $999
  • TDP: 140W

i7-7820X

  • Cores/threads: 8/16
  • PCIe lanes: 28
  • Base clock: 3.6GHz
  • Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 clock: 4.3GHz
  • Turbo Boost 3.0 clock: 4.5GHz
  • RRP: $599
  • TDP: 140W

i7-7800X

  • Cores/threads: 6/12
  • PCIe lanes: 28
  • Base clock: 3.5GHz
  • Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 clock: 4.0GHz
  • Turbo Boost 3.0 clock: N/A
  • RRP: $389
  • TDP: 140W

i7-7740X

  • Cores/threads: 4/8
  • PCIe lanes: 16
  • Base clock: 4.3GHz
  • Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 clock: 4.5GHz
  • Turbo Boost 3.0 clock: N/A
  • RRP: $369
  • TDP: 112W

i5-7640X

  • Cores/threads: 4/4
  • PCIe lanes: 16
  • Base clock: 4.0GHz
  • Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 clock: 4.2GHz
  • Turbo Boost 3.0 clock: N/A
  • RRP: $242
  • TDP: 112W

Skylake-X Vs. Threadripper

For comparison, AMD Threadripper 1950X boasts 16 cores, 32 threads, 64 PCIe lanes, 3.4GHz base clock, and 4.0GHz boost, all for $999. The i9-7980XE, meanwhile, costs double that amount.



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