Intel Core i7-8700: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i7-8700 sales 1 January 2018 at a recommended price of $303. This is Coffee Lake architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 6 cores and 12 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4600 MHz and a locked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1151 processor with a TDP of 65 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-2666 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 16.39 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.