Intel quietly announces the i9-7920X CPU in response to AMD’s Threadripper

Intel quietly announces the i9-7920X CPU in response to AMD’s Threadripper … core count suggests that this is Intel’s answer to AMD’s 12-core Ryzen Threadripper 1920X CPU, although the AMD CPU costs only US$ 799. The i9-7920X has a base frequency of 2.9 GHz. Compared to the 10-core i9-7900X that has a 3.3 GHz base […]

Intel Quietly Reveals 12-core i9-7920X 2.9 GHz Base Core Clock

Intel Quietly Reveals 12-core i9-7920X 2.9 GHz Base Core Clock … processor in Intel’s X299 HEDT platform line-up on the LGA 2066 socket. A report from Videocardz pegs the new 12-core processor as having a base clock of 2.9 GHz, a full 400 MHz slower than the company’s 10-core, 20-thread i9-7900X. The L3 cache … […]