Core_i9-7960X_16-Core_2.8GHz
Intel Core i9-7960X 16-Core 2.8GHz [not released]

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How well can the Core i9-7960X 16-Core 2.8GHz run games
Core i9-7960X 16-Core 2.8GHz Performance Specification
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Physical Cores
Threads
CPU Codename
TDP (Power)
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CPU Details
2.8 GHz
16 cores
32 threads
Skylake-X
165W
14nm
LGA 2066
64 Bit
0
None
Core i9-7960X 16-Core 2.8GHz Game Requirement Analysis

The Core i9-7960X 16-Core 2.8GHz is a high-end CPU based on the 14nm Skylake-X micro architecture.


It offers 16 physical cores (32 logical), initially clocked at 2.8GHz, which may go up to 4.4GHz with boost, and 22MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Turbo Boost 3.0 and Virtualization are activated and the processor has its multiplier unlocked.


With a 165W TDP, the Core i9-7960X 16-core processor is very power hungry.


The Intel Core i9-7960X is part of the first ever generation of Core i9 processors. These CPUs are designed to offer the fastest gaming performance of all Intel CPUs.

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Release period
25-Sep-2017
Core i9-7960X 16-Core 2.8GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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57%
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RAM
11GB
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