In recent weeks, TechDrake has got to know a lot more about the new 7th Generation Intel Kaby Lake processors. We have already seen the specs which the Core i7 and i5 K-Series chips rocks. However, leaks suggest that Intel will also be offering an Intel Core i3 K-Series processor.
The New Budget King?
The new Intel Core i3-7350K is designed for entry level overclockers and is rumored to be priced below $180 US. The processor itself seems to be very interesting since the processor will effectively bring overclocking to the masses. Intel previously excluded the i3’s’ from overclocking but it seems due to exceeding demands overclocking will finally be viable with the i3-7350K.
The Core i3 7350K
The processor will have a maximum boost clock of 4.2. GHz out of the box. Features such as 4 MB of L3 cache would be unlocked. Moreover, this would be the only overclockable i3 in the Kaby Lake Family. The TDP is set to be at 91W while the pricing should be around $150-180$ in the US. The processor is said to be a regular Dual Core with 4 threads which looks to be an excellent choice since the product is aimed at entry level overclockers.
Intel Core i7-7700K – The Fastest Core i7 Kaby Lake Processor
The Intel Core i7-7700k seems to be fastest i7 chip in the new lineup. The chip is quad core and has a multi-threaded design. The clock speeds are 4.2 GHz and 4.5 GHz boost clock. The processor has 8 MB of L3 cache and a TDP of 91 W with a whopping price of $350 US.
Intel Core i5-7600K – The Fastest Core i5 Kaby Lake Processor:
The new Intel Core i5-7600K is the fastest i5 chip in the lineup. This chip features a quad-core, non multi-threaded design. The clock speeds are 3.8 GHz base and 4.2 GHz boost. The processor has 6 MB of L3 cache and will retail at $240 US.
The 7th Generation ‘Kaby Lake’ Lineup!
|SKU Name||Cores/Threads||Core Clock||Boost Clock||L3 Cache||TDP||Socket||Price|
|Core i7-7700K||4/8||4.2 GHz||4.5 GHz||8 MB||91W||LGA1151||$349 US|
|Core i7-7700||4/8||3.6 GHz||4.2 GHz||8 MB||65W||LGA1151||$309 US|
|Core i7-7700T||4/8||2.9 GHz||TBD||8 MB||35W||LGA1151||TBC|
|Core i5-7600K||4/4||3.8 GHz||4.2 GHz||6 MB||91W||LGA1151||$239 US|
|Core i5-7600||4/4||3.5 GHz||4.1 GHz||6 MB||65W||LGA1151||$219 US|
|Core i5-7600T||4/4||2.8 GHz||TBD||6 MB||35W||LGA1151||TBC|
|Core i5-7500||4/4||3.4 GHz||3.8 GHz||6 MB||65W||LGA1151||$189 (Pre-Order)|
|Core i5-7500T||4/4||2.7 GHz||TBD||6 MB||35W||LGA1151||TBC|
|Core i5-7400||4/4||3.0 GHz||3.5 GHz||6 MB||65W||LGA1151||$189 US|
|Core i5-7400T||4/4||2.4 GHz||TBD||6 MB||35W||LGA1151||TBC|
|Core i3-7350K||2/4||4.0 GHz||4.2 GHz||4 MB||61W?||LGA 1151||$177 (Pre-Order)|
|Core i3-7320||2/4||3.9 GHz||4.1 GHz||4 MB||TBD||LGA 1151||$166 (Pre-Order)|
|Core i3-7300||2/4||4.0 GHz||TBD||4 MB||51W||LGA1151||$153 (Pre-Order)|
|Core i3-7310T||2/4||3.4 GHz||TBD||3 MB||TBD||LGA1151||TBC|
|Core i3-7100||2/2||3.9 GHz||TBD||3 MB||35W||LGA 1151||$122 (Pre-Order)|
|Pentium G4620||2/4||3.7 GHz||N/A||3 MB||51W||LGA1151||$98 (Pre-Order)|
|Pentium G4600||2/4||3.6 GHz||N/A||3 MB||51W||LGA 1151||$87 (Pre-Order)|
|Pentium G4560||2/2||3.5 GHz||N/A||2 MB||35W||LGA 1151||$68 (Pre-Order)|
|Pentium G3950||2/2||3.0 GHz||N/A||2 MB||35W||LGA1151||$56 (Pre-Order)|
|Pentium G3930||2/2||2.9 GHz||N/A||2 MB||35W||LGA1151||$45 (Pre-Order)|