At Computex 2017, Intel introduced a new line of Core i9 processors generation Skylake-Kabylake X and-X. the Most productive will be the Core i9-7980XE. It will have 18 processing cores and 36 threads. Its price will be about $ 2,000.
In the family Core i9 also includes a processor 960X, 7940X, 7920X and 7900, which will receive 16, 14, 12 and 10 cores. The cheapest of them will cost about 1,000 dollars.
All processors are designed to work with Intel X299.
The new line of processors is designed for owners of desktop computers that you want to achieve from their machines for greater productivity, including for games in 4K resolution, says the website Cnet.com.
The new line of processors was a response to the output of the 16-core AMD Threadripper, which was to become the most powerful chipset on the market.