Intel Core i9-9960X processor 3.1 GHz 22 MB Smart Cache

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BX80673I99960X
Manufacturer
INTEL
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The Ultimate Creator PC Platform Made to create, the latest Intel® Core™ X-series processor family is powered by up to 18 cores and 36 threads to address the simultaneous, compute-intensive demands of Creators. All skus enable system configuration flexibility for specific creator usages with access to 44 PCIe* lanes, quad channel memory, plus support for Thunderbolt™ technology and high-speed storage like Intel® Optane™ SSDs. Finally, these new processors are fully unlocked1 and feature solder thermal interface material (STIM) for extreme overclocking.2 Get the power and convenience of a full studio in your PC, helping accelerate your creative work flow from beginning to end. Intel® Core™ X-Series Processor Family The X-series processor family is designed to scale to your performance needs by delivering options ranging from 8 to 18 cores for extreme performance, the latest technological advancements from Intel and headroom for the future. This platform comes with Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0, which optimizes lightly-threaded performance by identifying your processor's fastest two cores and directing your most critical workloads to them.3 It also 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, Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 512 (Intel® AVX-512), 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. Your Fastest Path From Creativity To Productivity Your creativity is limitless and once you are in the flow of ideas, you need a system that will keep up. The uncompromising performance in a PC powered by the Intel® Core™ X-series processor helps you to find your fastest path from creativity to productivity. The Intel® Core™ X-series processor family with core count options, including 10, 14 or even 18 cores, delivers amazing performance when multiple real-time workloads are stacked. Spend more time creating while your Intel® Core™ X-series processor powered system simultaneously handles uploading massive 4K files, rendering effects and other compute intensive workloads in the background. And with the updated Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0, you have the control to give priority to the apps that need the power of the two fastest cores.3 Quad channel memory also helps deliver improved responsiveness, decreased start up time and allows you to move fluidly between content creation applications when working with large files. With an Intel® Core™ X-series processor you can take on more work and focus on creating with the confidence that your results will be as remarkable as you imagined. Need a break from developing the newest CG game character on your Intel® Core™ X-series processor based PC? Fire up your gaming service and become immersed in the action of your favorite AAA game title or the latest virtual reality thriller. These unlocked processors deliver breakthrough performance for both gaming and content creation alike, so there is no need to worry about losing your gaming edge. In fact, you can maintain an amazing gaming experience, stream, record and share all while your game development project continues to render in the background. Game + Stream + Create Need a break from developing the newest CG game character on your Intel® Core™ X-series processor based PC? Fire up your gaming service and become immersed in the action of your favorite AAA game title or the latest virtual reality thriller. These unlocked processors deliver breakthrough performance for both gaming and content creation alike, so there is no need to worry about losing your gaming edge. In fact, you can maintain an amazing gaming experience, stream, record and share all while your game development project continues to render in the background. Intel® X299 Chipset And Intel® Core™ X-Series Processor Family for the Ultimate Creator Platform The Intel® X299 chipset paired with the Intel® Core™ X-series processors provide a world class platform for content creation, gaming and over-clocking.2 Whether it is responsiveness, expandability or performance you crave, this platform has you covered. Integrated USB 3.0 makes moving files to your tablet and smartphone blazing fast. The platform also provides RAID support on PCI Express* and Serial ATA storage devices, fast data transfers with support for PCIe* 3.0 storage devices and finally, Intel® Optane™ memory support. Want to push the envelope with overclocking? The Intel® X299 chipset and Intel® Core™ X-series processor family bring new unlocked base clock capabilities.2 Unlock your individual cores and memory frequencies to amazing levels while having the flexibility to keep other areas within specification. With support for Intel® Extreme Memory Profile (Intel® XMP), Intel® Extreme Tuning Utility (Intel® XTU), and the Intel® Performance Tuning Protection Package Plan the capabilities of the Intel® X299 chipset and the Intel® Core™ X-series processor family will challenge every overclocking world record.
Manufacturer
INTEL
Processor
Processor base frequency3.1 GHz
Processor manufacturerIntel
Cooler includedNo
Processor codenameSkylake
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max)85 GB/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP)165 W
Processor cache22 MB
Processor ARK ID189123
Processor family9th gen Intel® Core™ i9
Processor cores16
Processor socketLGA 2066 (Socket R4)
Component forPC
Processor lithography14 nm
BoxNo
Processor modeli9-9960X
Processor threads32
System bus rate8 GT/s
Processor operating modes64-bit
Compatible chipsetsIntel® X299
Processor boost frequency4.4 GHz
Bus typeDMI3
Processor seriesIntel® Core™ X-series
Processor cache typeSmart Cache
Generation9th Generation
Memory
Maximum internal memory supported by processor128 GB
Memory types supported by processorDDR4-SDRAM
Memory clock speeds supported by processor2666 MHz
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max)85 GB/s
Supported memory typesDDR4-SDRAM
Memory channelsQuad-channel
ECCNo
Graphics
Discrete graphics adapterNo
On-board graphics adapter modelNot available
On-board graphics adapterNo
Discrete graphics adapter modelNot available
Power
Thermal Design Power (TDP)165 W
Features
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes44
Thermal Design Power (TDP)165 W
Processor ARK ID189123
Execute Disable BitYes
PCI Express slots version3.0
Supported instruction setsSSE4.1,SSE4.2,AVX 2.0,AVX-512
Thermal solution specificationPCG 2017X
Scalability1S
Embedded options availableNo
CPU configuration (max)1
Market segmentDesktop
Harmonized System (HS) code8542310001
Export Control Classification Number (ECCN)5A992C
Commodity Classification Automated Tracking System (CCATS)G077159
PCI Express CEM revision3.0
Processor special features
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0Yes
Intel® Optane™ Memory ReadyYes
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology2.0
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology)Yes
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI)Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep TechnologyYes
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)Yes
AVX-512 Fused Multiply-Add (FMA) units2
Intel® Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 frequency4.5 GHz
Operational conditions
Tjunction85 °C
Technical details
Product typeProcessor
Processor cache22528 KB
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)Yes
Intel 64Yes
Thermal Design Power (TDP)165 W
Supported memory typesDDR4-SDRAM
StatusLaunched
Processor seriesIntel® Core™ X-series
Market segmentDesktop
Launch dateQ4'18
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)Yes
Processor cache typeSmart Cache
Bus type unitsGT/s
Bus bandwidth8
Processor brand nameIntel Core i7 X-series Intel Core i7 X-series processor
Maximum memory128 GB
Last change63903513
Product familyIntel Core Processors
Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology frequency4.5 MHz
AVX-512 Fused Multiply-Add (FMA) units2
Harmonized System (HS) code8542310001
Export Control Classification Number (ECCN)5A992C
Commodity Classification Automated Tracking System (CCATS)G077159
Bus speed8 GT/s
Packaging data
Package width44 mm
Package depth116 mm
Package height101 mm
Package weight87 g
Package typeRetail box
Weight & dimensions
Package width44 mm
Package depth116 mm
Package height101 mm
Package weight87 g
Other features
Maximum internal memory131072 MB
Maximum internal memory128 GB
CPU configuration (max)1