Requires separate cooler
BE AMAZED WITH THE 8TH GEN DESKTOP PROCESSORS
Intel's 8th Gen processors let you have amazing gaming, entertainment and VR experiences. The i7 8700K processor extends all the capabilities that users love from previous generation CPUs with even more advanced innovatations that deliver new levels of performance immersing you into your computing on a veriety of form factors. The 8700K features all the latest Intel technologies to allow you to have the best computing experience ever, and this particular CPU is unlocked allowing you to overclock it to your gaming or production needs.
Please Note: Intel 8th. Gen 'Coffee Lake' CPUs are ONLY compatible with Intel Z370 Motherboards. Although these Intel 8th. Gen 'Coffee Lake' CPUs share the same socket as Intel's 7th & 6th Gen. CPUs, they are electrically incompatible & will not work with Intel's 200 & 100 Series Motherboards.
EXCEPTIONAL I7 PERFORMANCE
The 8th Generation Intel Core processors redefine mainstream desktop PC performance. The i7 8700K features six cores for more processing power�that�s two more cores than the previous generation i7 processor. The Unlocked feature on this chip allows for overclocking allowing you to tweak the performance. Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology has also increased the maximum turbo frequency of 4.7 GHz, and up to 12 MB of cache memory, in addition Intel's Hyper-Threading Technology delivers 12-way multitasking support in the latest generation of Intel Core processors. If you're not an enthusiast, dont worry there is a locked 8th Generation version of this chip, the i7 8700 processor that allows you to still enjoy excellent gaming and VR experiences.
INCREDIBLE VIRTUAL REALITY
A high-performance processor is key to achieving a balanced platform to make your VR experiences great. Attach your premium head-mounted display (HMD) to an Intel Core i7 or i5 processor-based PC, and prepare to be amazed. The performance of the 8700K processor allows for the smoothest virtual reality experience yet. Keep in mind that great VR experiences involve the entire platform, not just any one component. The ideal combination of processor, graphics, I/O connectivity, display, and audio are required, but be assured that this 8th Gen Intel Processor wont let you down.
STREAM AND PLAY IN 4K UHD
Desktop computers based on the 8th Gen Intel processors integrate advanced media technologies that bring premium, high-quality content to your desktop, including HEVC 10-bit encode/decode, VP9 10-bit decode this delivers smooth streaming of premium 4K UHD entertainment to your PC from leading online providers. The Intel i7 8700K provides full-size, screen-immersive viewing experiences with 4K video and 360-degree viewing, Enables incredible 4K video creation and sharing with ease, and it finally allows High Dynamic Range (HDR) and Rec. 2020 (Wide Color Gamut) for life-like luminesces to provide enhanced image and video viewing experiences. Intel� Quick Sync Video technology accelerates most video capabilities, allowing users to create and share in real-time.
Intel i7 8700K Coffee Lake Six Core 3.7GHz 1151 Socket Overclockable Processor
Intel Core i7
Number of Cores
Number of Threads
Unlocked Core Multiplier
Intel UHD Graphics 630
GPU Base Speed
GPU Max Speed
GPU Max Resolution
4096x2304 (4K) @60Hz
12MB (See Intel Smart Cache)