Intel Core i7-9700K: specs and benchmarks
Intel started Intel Core i7-9700K sales 8 October 2018 at a recommended price of $385. This is Coffee Lake S architecture desktop processor primarily aimed at office systems. It has 8 cores and 8 threads, and is based on 14 nm manufacturing technology, with a maximum frequency of 4900 MHz and an unlocked multiplier.
Compatibility-wise, this is LGA-1151 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 18.94 percent of a leader's which is AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.