Intel might release its all-new Core i9-9900K processor in the on-going month. One thing which is for sure is that this 9th generation CPU series from Intel will be much more expensive than what we have been seeing lately.

Intel Core X Series Skylake X and Kaby Lake X CPU Family A massive price hike is expected in Intel’s upcoming Core i9 9900K processors!

According to the estimated figures, the upcoming Core i9-9900K processor might cost as much as $480. Also, the new 9th gen Core i7-9700K is expected to be priced at $370, which is the same price as the 8700K (but it is an 8C/8T chip with HyperThreading disabled).

Features and Specs

Here’s a go through of Intel’s Core i9-9900K processor:

  • A base clock of 3.6GHz
  • Boost clock of 5GHz in single- and dual-core tasks
  • 4-core boost as 4.8GHz
  • For the higher-end 6 and 8-core model, the boost is a huge 4.7GHz
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