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Intel Core i9 7960X X-series Socket 2066 Processor

  • Intel SkylakeX
  • i9-7960X
  • LGA 2066
  • 16 Cores

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Mfr part code: BX80673I97960X

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    Intel Core i9 7960X X-series Socket 2066 Processor Product Description

    More information below **


    Experience the Intel® Core™ i9 Extreme Edition Processor

    Up to 80%

    Better 3d rendering performance

    vs. a previous gen intel® core™ i7 Processor

    Up to 60%

    Faster 4K video creation

    vs. a previous gen intel® core™ i7 Processor

    Up to 65%

    Faster video transcoding

    vs. a previous gen intel® core™ i7 Processor

    Intel® Core™ X-Series Processor Family

    Better performance compared to Intel® Core™ i7-7820X X-series processor.

    For more complete information about performance and benchmark results, visit Benchmark results were obtained prior to implementation of recent software patches and firmware updates intended to address exploits referred to as "Spectre and "Meltdown". Implementation of these updates may make these results inapplicable to your device or system.

    Look inside the Intel® Core™ i9-7980XE

    © 2018 Intel Corporation. Intel, the Intel logo, and Intel Optane are trademarks of Intel Coporation or its subsidaries in the U.S. and/or other countries.





    Product Collection Intel® Core™ X-series Processors
    Code Name Products formerly Skylake
    Vertical Segment Desktop
    Processor Number i9-7960X
    Included Items The boxed product does not include a fan or heat sink
    Number of Cores 16
    Number of Threads 32
    Processor Base Frequency 2.80 GHz
    Max Turbo Frequency 4.20 GHz
    Cache 22 MB
    Bus Speed 8 GT/s DMI3
    Number of QPI Links 0
    Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 Frequency ‡ 4.40 GHz
    TDP 165 W
    Memory Specifications
    Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type) 128 GB
    Memory Types DDR4-2666
    Max number of Memory Channels 4
    ECC Memory Supported ‡ No
    Expansion Options
    Scalability 1S Only
    PCI Express Revision 3.0
    Max # of PCI Express Lanes 44
    Package Specifications
    Sockets Supported FCLGA2066
    Max CPU Configuration 1
    Thermal Solution Specification PCG 2017X
    Low Halogen Options Available See MDDS
    Advanced Technologies
    Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported ‡ Yes
    Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 ‡ Yes
    Intel® Turbo Boost Technology ‡ 2.0
    Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡ Yes
    Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x) ‡ Yes
    Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) ‡ Yes
    Intel® 64 ‡ Yes
    Instruction Set Extensions Intel® SSE4.1, Intel® SSE4.2, Intel® AVX2, Intel® AVX-512
    # of AVX-512 FMA Units 2
    Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology Yes
    Security & Reliability
    Intel® AES New Instructions Yes
    Execute Disable Bit ‡ Yes


    **With a purchase of this Intel Processor, you will be emailed a key within 5 working days of the invoice date that can be used to redeem the below software bundle.


      Technical Specifications


      Product Type Processor


      Type / Form Factor Intel Core i9 7960X X-series
      Number of Cores 16-core
      Number of Threads 32 threads
      Cache 22 MB
      Cache Memory Details L3 - 22 MB
      Processor Qty 1
      Clock Speed 2.8 GHz
      Max Turbo Speed 4.2 GHz
      Compatible Processor Socket LGA2066 Socket
      Thermal Design Power 165 W
      Thermal Specification 98 °C
      Architecture Features Enhanced SpeedStep technology, Hyper-Threading Technology, Execute Disable Bit capability, Intel Virtualization Technology, Intel 64 Technology, streaming SIMD extensions 4.1, streaming SIMD extensions 4.2, Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, Intel AES New Instructions (AES-NI), Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d), Intel Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2.0), Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0, Intel Optane Memory Supported, Intel Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (AVX-512)


      Package Type Intel Boxed

      Manufacturer Warranty

      Service & Support Limited warranty - 3 years

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