More Info About Kaby Lake! Overclocked i3’s?


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-kaby-lake-desktop-processors-840x380

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 NameCores/ThreadsCore ClockBoost ClockL3 CacheTDPSocketPrice
Core i7-7700K4/84.2 GHz4.5 GHz8 MB91WLGA1151$349 US
Core i7-77004/83.6 GHz4.2 GHz8 MB65WLGA1151$309 US
Core i7-7700T4/82.9 GHzTBD8 MB35WLGA1151TBC
Core i5-7600K4/43.8 GHz4.2 GHz6 MB91WLGA1151$239 US
Core i5-76004/43.5 GHz4.1 GHz6 MB65WLGA1151$219 US
Core i5-7600T4/42.8 GHzTBD6 MB35WLGA1151TBC
Core i5-75004/43.4 GHz3.8 GHz6 MB65WLGA1151$189 (Pre-Order)
Core i5-7500T4/42.7 GHzTBD6 MB35WLGA1151TBC
Core i5-74004/43.0 GHz3.5 GHz6 MB65WLGA1151$189 US
Core i5-7400T4/42.4 GHzTBD6 MB35WLGA1151TBC
Core i3-7350K2/44.0 GHz4.2 GHz4 MB61W?LGA 1151$177 (Pre-Order)
Core i3-73202/43.9 GHz4.1 GHz4 MBTBDLGA 1151$166 (Pre-Order)
Core i3-73002/44.0 GHzTBD4 MB51WLGA1151$153 (Pre-Order)
Core i3-7310T2/43.4 GHzTBD3 MBTBDLGA1151TBC
Core i3-71002/23.9 GHzTBD3 MB35WLGA 1151$122 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G46202/43.7 GHzN/A3 MB51WLGA1151$98 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G46002/43.6 GHzN/A3 MB51WLGA 1151$87 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G45602/23.5 GHzN/A2 MB35WLGA 1151$68 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G39502/23.0 GHzN/A2 MB35WLGA1151$56 (Pre-Order)
Pentium G39302/22.9 GHzN/A2 MB35WLGA1151$45 (Pre-Order)


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