$513 shipping October 30
Intel announced that Core i9 9900KS would ship at the end of the month, and today, week 44 and the last days of October, has revealed all new cores to 5GHz CPU. The CPU will be available on October 30 and sell for $513. The new 9900KS CPU should be an ultimate gaming powerhouse as all eight cores work at 5GHz and base clock of 4 GHz. Europeans will have to count out 550 Euro for the KS.
Running all cores at 5.0GHz Turbo
At the pre-IFA show held in Berlin, Intel has now officially announced that the special edition Core i9-9900KS, one running all cores at 5.0GHz Turbo, will be launching next month.
1.75x to 2.09x performance increase
Teasing a bit more information about its upcoming high-end desktop (HEDT) processors at the IFA 2019, Intel has released some "relative performance per dollar" figures, comparing its upcoming Cascade Lake-X CPUs to Skylake-X and AMD's 2nd generation Threadripper CPUs.
Core i9-9900K at 5GHz is Regular Nitrogen
John Bonini, a Vice President, General Manager Desktop, Workstations, Gaming at Intel came out with a great tweet.
With fancy new packaging
Ahead of Intel's official launch, the flagship Core i9-9900K has appeared in an online listing, together with a fancy new packaging.
Including the Core i9 mobile CPU
At a special event in Beijing, Intel unveiled its new high-performance 8th generation mobile CPUs, including the new Core i9-8950HK and the new Xeon E-2168, both aiming at the highest-end mobile market.
$2000 with 165W in late September
Intel has launched a new $2,000 processor that has 18 cores and 36 thread support and this is the top of the line, with the small catch that it won't ship until September 25.
Obliterates the Intel HEDT and Core i9
Jim Andreson, a senior vice president and the general manager of computing and graphics at AMD has given us an update on the Thradripper and this 16 core HEDT bomb looks awesome.
The core wars
As expected, former chip giant Intel announced its four-to-twelve core Core X series and the top of the line is an 18-core processor of its "new" Core i9 series.
Specifications on four Skylake-X and two Kaby Lake-X SKUs
An internal presentation from Intel leaked online over the weekend, showing the full specifications of four upcoming Intel Skylake-X lineup, which will be the first to carry the Core i9 branding, as well as two Kaby Lake-X SKUs.