Intel Core i7-8700K: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i7-8700K sales 5 January 2017 at a recommended price of $359. 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 4700 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is FCLGA1151 processor with a TDP of 95 Watt and a maximum temperature of 72 °C. It supports DDR4-2666 memory.
It provides poor benchmark performance at 17.78 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.