Intel i7 8700 Coffee Lake 3.2GHz Six Core 1151 Socket Processor

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BX80684I78700
by INTEL
£321.99
BE AMAZED WITH THE 8TH GEN DESKTOP PROCESSORS
Intel's 8th Gen processors let you have amazing gaming, entertainment and VR experiences. The i7 8700 processor extends all the capabilities that users love from previous generation CPUs with even more advanced innovatations that deliver new levels of performance immersing you into your computing on a veriety of form factors. The 8700 features all the latest Intel technologies to allow you to have the best computing experience ever.

Please Note: Intel 8th. Gen 'Coffee Lake' CPUs are ONLY compatible with Intel Z370 Motherboards. Although these Intel 8th. Gen 'Coffee Lake' CPUs share the same socket as Intel's 7th & 6th Gen. CPUs, they are electrically incompatible & will not work with Intel's 200 & 100 Series Motherboards.

EXCEPTIONAL I7 PERFORMANCE
The 8th Generation Intel Core processors redefine mainstream desktop PC performance. The i7 8700 features six cores for more processing power—that’s two more cores than the previous generation i7 processor. Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology has also increased the maximum turbo frequency of 4.6 GHz, and up to 12 MB of cache memory, in addition Intel's Hyper-Threading Technology delivers 12-way multitasking support in the latest generation of Intel Core processors. For the enthusiast, there is an unlocked 8th Generation version of this chip, the i7 8700K processor provides you the opportunity to tweak the platform performance to its fullest potential and enjoy even better gaming and VR experiences.

INCREDIBLE VIRTUAL REALITY
A high-performance processor is key to achieving a balanced platform to make your VR experiences great. Attach your premium head-mounted display (HMD) to an Intel Core i7 or i5 processor-based PC, and prepare to be amazed. The performance of the 8700 processor allows for the smoothest virtual reality experience yet. Keep in mind that great VR experiences involve the entire platform, not just any one component. The ideal combination of processor, graphics, I/O connectivity, display, and audio are required, but be assured that this 8th Gen Intel Processor wont let you down.

STREAM AND PLAY IN 4K UHD
Desktop computers based on the 8th Gen Intel processors integrate advanced media technologies that bring premium, high-quality content to your desktop, including HEVC 10-bit encode/decode, VP9 10-bit decode this delivers smooth streaming of premium 4K UHD entertainment to your PC from leading online providers. The Intel i7 8700 provides full-size, screen-immersive viewing experiences with 4K video and 360-degree viewing, Enables incredible 4K video creation and sharing with ease, and it finally allows High Dynamic Range (HDR) and Rec. 2020 (Wide Color Gamut) for life-like luminesces to provide enhanced image and video viewing experiences. Intel® Quick Sync Video technology accelerates most video capabilities, allowing users to create and share in real-time.

HARDWARE-BASED SECURITY
8th Generation Intel Core processors integrate hardware-level technologies that strengthen the protection of your enabled security software. Hardware-based security helps you experience online and offline activities with peace of mind, enabled by features that include Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX) that helps applications protect your system and your data coupled with Intel® BIOS Guard and Intel® Boot Guard that help protect your system during startup.

8TH GEN PROCESSOR FAMILY
The 8th Generation Intel Core processor family is a great investment in your desktop experiences—whether for gaming, entertainment, or general-purpose computing wherever your life takes you. From the jaw-dropping performance of the Intel Core i7 processor with six cores to the practical capabilities of the Intel Core i3 processors, our latest generation of desktop processors fits a wide range of budgets and needs. Whether you’re a performance-hungry professional, an exceptional enthusiast, or a first-time buyer, there is an 8th Generation Intel Core processor that will enable the experiences you seek. If form factor is your priority, the 8th Generation Intel Core processor family offers a range of processors designed for desktop PCs from highperformance gaming towers, to slick and stylish all-in-ones, to compact living room minis.

CPU Type
Intel Core i7

CPU Model
8700

Core Name
Coffee Lake

Socket
1151

CPU Size
14nm

Number of Cores
6

Number of Threads
12

Clock Speed
3.2GHz

Turbo Speed
4.6GHz

Unlocked Core Multiplier
No

Processor Graphics
Intel UHD Graphics 630

GPU Base Speed
350 MHz

GPU Max Speed
1200 MHz

GPU Max Resolution
4096x2304 (4K) @60Hz

Cache
12MB (See Intel Smart Cache)

Max TDP
65W

Heatsink
Active (With Heat Sink Fan)

Packaging
Retail