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New 8th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors

Exceptional Platform Performance

8th Gen Intel Core Processors

Delivering Premium Performance for What Comes Next

  • i7-8700K - Intel’s BEST gaming desktop processor ever
  • First 6-core Intel® Core™ i5 desktop processor
  • First 4-core Intel® Core™ i3 desktop processor
  • Up to 12MB Intel® Smart Cache

Amazing Responsiveness with Intel® Optane™ Memory

  • Accelerate System Responsiveness
  • Optimize Overall Productivity
  • High Performance Large Capacity Storage

Built for Gamers, Content Creators, and Overclockers

  • A range of unlocked K SKU processors that deliver maximum tuning flexibility
  • Up to 40 platform PCIe 3.0 lanes for system expandability on graphics, storage, and I/O
  • Supported with Intel® Z370 chipset motherboards


Intel® Core X-series Processors

The ultimate platform with unprecedented scalability.


With up to 18 cores and 36 threads the Intel® Core™ X-series processor family is our most powerful ever. Turn your PC into a studio: produce amazing 4K or 360-degree videos, stunning photos, or amazing music. This is the ultimate tool for gaming and virtual reality experience the power to do it all!

The Intel® Core™ i9 Extreme Edition Processor
The dawn of a new breed of extreme desktop processors is here, elevating everything you do to new heights. Powered by a massive 18 cores and 36 threads, this processor enables extreme single-threaded performance with the updated Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0. This technology now identifies the two best performing cores to provide increased single and dual-core performance. The new Extreme Edition boasts 44 PCIe* lanes and support for multiple discrete graphics cards, Thunderbolt™ technology, and high-speed storage like Intel® Optane™ technology. And of course, it is fully unlocked1 for extreme performance.

Intel® Core™ X-Series Processor Family
Something for every enthusiast! The new Intel® Core™ X-series processor family is designed to scale to your performance needs by delivering options between 4 to 18 cores for extreme performance, the latest technological advancements and headroom for the future. This platform comes ready to install Intel® Optane™ memory and Intel® Optane™ SSDs for amazing system responsiveness. Support for immersive 4K visuals, four channel DDR4 2666 memory, Thunderbolt™ 3 delivering a 40Gb/s bi-directional port for almost any peripheral you want to connect and up to 8 SATA ports for a RAID storage array makes this the ultimate desktop platform.


Maximize Performance

Maximize Performance
Whether you are working on your latest feature film or the next episode of a YouTube* series, the unlocked Intel® Core™ X-series processors are designed to scale to your performance needs by using the two fastest cores at higher frequencies and up to 18 cores when extreme mega tasking is required. Experience extreme performance, immersive 4K visuals, high speed storage and memory, and the latest technological advancements – all designed to get you from planning to final product faster than ever.

Power Your Creativity

Power Your Creativity
Spend more time creating and less time waiting. The Intel® Core X-series processor can handle your most demanding workload. Upload and edit your 360˚ videos quickly and experience VR videos–all in stunning 4K. There are no limits to what you can create on your new computer.

Mega-Task to the Extreme

Mega-Task to the Extreme
When creating your best work, you need the most responsive technology to handle multiple, CPU-intensive tasks at once. With an Intel® Core X-series processor, you can edit your video, render 3D effects, and compose the soundtrack simultaneously without compromising your computer’s performance.

Overclock with Confidence

Overclock with Confidence
The Intel® Core™ X-series processor family is unlocked to provide additional headroom. New features include the ability to overclock each core individually, AVX ratio controls for more stability, and VccU voltage control for extreme scenarios. Combined with tools like Intel's Extreme Tuning Utility (Intel® XTU) and Extreme Memory Profile (Intel® XMP), you have a powerful kit for maximizing performance.


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7th Gen Intel® Core Processors

The latest processor for ultimate experiences


Unprecedented power and responsiveness, paired with easy, built-in security, means you can work, play, and create as quickly and seamlessly as your heart desires. Plus, by enabling superior 4K resolution, 7th Generation Intel® Core™ processors will have you feeling immersed in gaming and entertainment like never before, whether at home or on the go.

7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processors
The Last Word in PC Performance
Equipped with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, your computer will have the unprecedented power and responsiveness to help your productivity soar. Smooth streaming for 4K premium content and HD entertainment enable immersive, full screen 4K and 360-degree experiences for incredibly vivid gaming and remarkable viewing. Plus, you will wield the power to create, edit, and share 4K and 360-degree content – all with the lightning speed data transfers of Thunderbolt™ technology. It’s performance and versatility like never before. [Learn more]

7th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processors
Turbo Boosted Performance for Seamless Experiences
Spend more time doing and less time waiting with the unprecedented power and responsiveness of Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0. Longer-lasting battery life and faster re-charging give you the freedom to experience enhanced speed and performance untethered. Create, edit and share 4K and 360-degree content with ease, and discover immersive, full-screen 4K and 360 viewing. In other words, Intel’s best processor just got even better. [Learn more]

7th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 Processors
The Time for a Faster, Smarter PC is Now.
Introducing a new tier of PCs, featuring even more powerful performance for seamless computing at home and on-the-go. Work untethered with amazing battery life and experience smooth streaming and brilliant HD entertainment with immersive, full-screen 4K and 360 viewing. [Learn more]

7th Generation Intel® Core™ vPro™ Processors
Business-Class Performance
High-performing devices based on the 7th Generation Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors streamline productivity and performance for serious business compute, maximum multitasking efficiency, and up to 10 hours of unprecedented battery life. Additionally, the 7th Generation Intel® Core™ M vPro™ processor delivers the optimal combination of performance and battery life in a razor-thin device, complete with wireless capabilities, and ideal for employees on the go. Built in Intel® vPro™ technology provides hardware-enhanced security, remote manageability, and productivity-enhancing capabilities to keep you moving forward. [Learn more]



Lightning Responsiveness

Lightning Responsiveness
With new 7th Generation Intel® Core™ processors, your PC will meet every demand quickly and seamlessly – get 0.5 second wake with Windows* Modern Standby and Intel® Ready Mode Technology (Intel® RMT), and rapidly switch between applications and web pages with Intel® Speed Shift Technology.

0.5 second wake

Truly Immersive Entertainment

Truly Immersive Entertainment
Enjoy the brilliant hi-def viewing experience with the clarity and sharpness of 4K resolution. Stream 4K Ultra HD content from multiple content providers, conveniently create and edit 4K video 8x faster, and experience interactive, smooth 4K Ultra HD 360 video playback. Plus, seamlessly play popular game titles at 720/Medium settings at 30 FPS.

4K vibrancy and sharpness

Lighter and Longer-Lasting

Lighter and Longer-Lasting
Work, play, and create longer on a single charge. Enhanced battery life gives you the freedom to operate untethered up to 10 hours, plus a thinner, lighter device makes mobility easier than ever. Even watch up to 9.5 hours of Ultra HD 4K video on a single charge.

Up to 10 hours battery life

Work Effortlessly

Work Effortlessly
Take your productivity to the next level with a high-performance PC featuring effortless multi-tasking between apps. Facial and fingerprint recognition make logging in a breeze, while Windows Hello* provides hassle-free password management. Add in stress-free startups and ultra-thin devices, and it’s a PC that’s ready to go when you are.

Effortless multi-tasking between apps

7th Gen Intel® Core M Processors

Razor-Thin Devices. Zero Compromises.
Made for 2 in 1 devices and laptops, the Intel® Core™ M processor supports mobile work and play without compromising visuals or responsiveness. Interact with your computer in more ways with touch controls, improved voice assistance, and pressure-sensitive Stylus pens. With effortless multitasking between apps and up to 10 hours of battery life, it’s on-the-go performance at its most powerful. [Learn More]