Intel Core i9-9900K 3.6 GHz Eight-Core LGA 1151 Processor

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Intel Core i9-9900K 3.6 GHz Eight-Core LGA 1151 Processor
Key Features
  • 8 Cores & 16 Threads
  • 3.6 GHz Clock Speed
  • 5.0 GHz Maximum Turbo Frequency
  • LGA 1151 Socket
Only compatible with their 300-series chipset-based motherboards, the Core i9-9900K 3.6 GHz Eight-Core LGA 1151 Processor from Intel is designed for gaming, creating, and productivity. It has a base clock speed of 3.6 GHz and comes with features such as Intel Optane Memory support, AES-NI encryption, Intel vPro technology, Intel TXT, Intel Device Protection with Boot Guard, Intel VT-d virtualization technology for directed I/O, and Intel Hyper-Threading technology for 16-way multitasking. With Intel Turbo Boost Max 3.0 technology, the maximum turbo frequency this processor can achieve is 5.0 GHz. Additionally, this processor features 8 cores with 16 threads in an LGA 1151 socket, has 16MB of cache memory, and 24 PCIe lanes. Having 8 cores allows the processor to run multiple programs simultaneously without slowing down the system, while the 16 threads allow a basic ordered sequence of instructions to be passed through or processed by a single CPU core. This processor also supports dual-channel DDR4-2666 RAM and utilizes 9th-generation technology.
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Intel i9-9900K Overview

Only compatible with their 300-series chipset-based motherboards, the Core i9-9900K 3.6 GHz Eight-Core LGA 1151 Processor from Intel is designed for gaming, creating, and productivity. It has a base clock speed of 3.6 GHz and comes with features such as Intel Optane Memory support, AES-NI encryption, Intel vPro technology, Intel TXT, Intel Device Protection with Boot Guard, Intel VT-d virtualization technology for directed I/O, and Intel Hyper-Threading technology for 16-way multitasking. With Intel Turbo Boost Max 3.0 technology, the maximum turbo frequency this processor can achieve is 5.0 GHz. Additionally, this processor features 8 cores with 16 threads in an LGA 1151 socket, has 16MB of cache memory, and 24 PCIe lanes. Having 8 cores allows the processor to run multiple programs simultaneously without slowing down the system, while the 16 threads allow a basic ordered sequence of instructions to be passed through or processed by a single CPU core. This processor also supports dual-channel DDR4-2666 RAM and utilizes 9th-generation technology.

Graphically, the Core i9-9900K uses the integrated Intel UHD Graphics 630 chipset, which has a dynamic frequency of 1200 MHz. If you need even more performance, this processor is unlocked, which lets you overclock the processor over its maximum speed. However, this is not recommended, as it will void the limited 3-year warranty.

Please note that this processor does not include a heatsink or fan and requires a separately-sold CPU cooling solution.

Intel i9-9900K Specs

General
CPU ModelIntel Core i9-9900K
CPU SocketLGA 1151
Manufacturing Process14 nm
Maximum CPU Configuration1S
Maximum Number of PCIe Lanes16 (Revision 3.0)
UnlockedYes
Performance
Number of Cores8
Number of Threads16
Base Clock Speed3.6 GHz
Maximum Boost Speed5.0 GHz
L3 Cache16 MB
Memory Support
Maximum Capacity64 GB
Memory SupportDDR4 2666 MHz
ECC MemoryNo
Channel ArchitectureDual Channel
Maximum Memory Bandwidth41 GB/s
Power
Thermal Design Power (TDP)95 W
Included Thermal SolutionNone
Maximum Temperature212°F / 100°C
Technology
AES SupportYes
ExtensionAVX 2.0, SSE 4.1/4.2
Instruction Set64-Bit
VirtualizationYes: Intel VT-d
Integrated Graphics
Graphics ChipsetIntel UHD Graphics 630
Maximum Resolution Support4096 x 2304 at 60 Hz
Supported APIsDirectX: 12
OpenGL: 4.5
Number of Displays3
Maximum Shared Video Memory64 GB
Base Clock Speed350 MHz
Maximum Boost Speed1.2 GHz
Intel
Optane Memory SupportYes
vPro SupportYes
Performance TechnologiesHyper-Threading, SpeedStep, Stable Image Platform Program, TSX-NI, Turbo Boost 2.0, Turbo Boost Max 3.0
Security TechnologiesDevice Protection with Boot Guard, Execute Disable Bit, MPX (Memory Protection Extensions), OS Guard, Secure Key, Software Guard Extensions, Trusted Execution Technology
Video TechnologiesClear Video, Clear Video HD, InTru 3D, Quick Sync Video
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.295 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)8.5 x 7.45 x 6.4"
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