Intel Core i7 990X Extreme Edition Launched with Price Cut for Core i7 960/970

Intel Core i7 990X Extreme Edition
iTechWhiz (Feb 15, 2011) - Intel has finally released its latest CPU which belongs to its LGA 1366 Extreme Edition Family, The Core i7 990X Extreme Edition. The new CPU is a Gulftown based Processor made using a 32nm process. Other than the launch of the new CPU, Intel also announced huge price cuts on two of its i7 Processors (i7 970 and i7 960).

The price of the new processor as stated by Intel is 999$ however Newegg has listed it for 1049.99$. Another news is that Intel has announced price cuts on its currently available CPU’s which includes the six-core Core i7-970 (12MB of L3-cache) has dropped from US $885 to US $583 while the 45nm Core i7-960 quad-core (8MB of L3-cache) has dropped from US $562 to an incredible US $294.

Intel® Core™ i7-990X Extreme Edition

The Core i7 990X Extreme Edition is Intel’s Top of the line CPU which is built on a 32nm process featuring a 3.46Ghz Core Clock which can turbo up to 3.73Ghz using Intel’s Turbo Boost technology. Featuring Six Cores and Twelve Threads while utilizing Intel’s Hyper Threading Technology, This processor is a must for High-End users. Other than this it supports 6x256kB of L2 cache, 12MB of L3 cache and also support for triple-channel DDR3-1066 memory while coming with an Unlocked Multiplier and a max TDP of 130W.

Hardcore multitaskers rejoice. Fly through everything you do on your PC - from playing intense 3D games to creating and editing digital video, music, and photos. With the high performance platform capabilities of Intel® X58 Express Chipset-based motherboards, along with faster, intelligent multi-core technology that applies processing power dynamically when its needed most, PCs based on the Intel® Core™ i7-990X processor Extreme Edition deliver incredible performance with a rich feature set.

The World's Fastest Smartest PC Processor

The Intel® Core™ i7 processor Extreme Edition is the perfect engine for power users who demand unparalleled performance and unlimited digital creativity. Experience Intel's fastest¹, smartest PC processor. You'll get maximum PC power for whatever you do, thanks to the combination of smart features like Intel® Turbo Boost Technology³ and Intel® Hyper-Threading Technologyδ, which together activate full processing power exactly where and when you need it.

With 6 physical and 12 logical cores, 12MB Intel® Smart Cache (L3 cache), 32 nm, second generation Hi-K metal gate process processor core, it's no surprise the Intel® Core™ i7 processor Extreme Edition is the world's fastest¹, smartest PC processor.
Intel Core i7 990X Extreme Edition Launched with Price Cut for Core i7 960/970 Reviewed by Adnan Malik on 7:00 PM Rating: 5

No comments:

The editors reserve the right to edit/remove any comments that are abusive, offensive, contain profanity, serves as spam or attempting to harbor irrelevant text links for any purpose. Please read our Comments Policy for details.

All Rights Reserved. iTechwhiz™ Apple, Android, Phones, Gadgets, Games, Cars. Copyrights © 2011 - 2016
Powered by Google Blogger.
Contact Form

Name

Email *

Message *

Powered by Blogger.