Intel launching its 9th generation processors for PC in event to be held today at 10 AM ET. In event “fall desktop launch” the company to release the improved 14nm processors as the 10nm processors of cannon lake chips still delay in production.
With 9th generation expected to release new Core i9, i7, and i5 chips. According to rumors, i9-9900K priced at $529.99, with the i7-9700K at $399.99, and the i5-9600K priced at $279.99. You can get the processor by pre-order with B&H. But, still not clear when the product gets shipped. Also rumors revealing that 9th Gen Core i9 will be the first mainstream flagship i9 with to ship with 8 cores and 16 threads.
The documents leaked online shows that this will be the first mainstream Core i9 desktop processor. It includes 16 MB of L3 cache and Intel’s UHD 620 graphics chip. Intel’s 9th Gen Core i7 processor expected to ship with 8 cores and 8 threads from the current 6 cores, with the Core i5 shipping with 6 cores and 6 threads.
PC manufacturers will be quick to find out about how Intel’s new processors think about in gaming and execution against its competitor AMD’s most recent Ryzen chips. Intel will probably cover more at its occasion at the beginning of today.
More info on Intel 9th gen processor
Intel Core i5-9600K: 6 cores, 6 threads @ 3.7 GHz to 4.3 GHz on all cores. A single core can boost to 4.6 GHz. Cache expected to 9 MB.
Intel Core i7-9700K: 8 cores, 8 threads @ 3.6 GHz to 4.6 GHz on all cores. Single cores can boost to 4.9 GHz and cache expected to 12 MB.
Intel Core i9-9900K: 8 cores, 16 threads at 3.6 GHz to 4.7 GHz on all cores. Single cores can boost to 5 GHz and cache expected to 16 MB.