Intel Desktop CPU

Consider Intel 12th Gen CPUs for leading gaming performance. Intel 12th Gen CPUs range from the Core i3-12100 up to the powerful Core i9-12900K. Intel X-Series CPUs provide enhanced multitasking and productivity performance with their additional cores and PCIe lanes. 

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  • Intel CPU Clamshell Tray Case
    SKU#: AC47439 Model#: Intel Clamshell
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  • Intel Core i5 11400 6-Core LGA 1200 2.6GHz CPU - Unlocked/Overclockable: No - Integrated Graphics: Yes - Code Name: Rocket Lake 11th Gen - Cores: 6 - Threads: 12 - Base Frequency: 2.6 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.4 GHz - Turbo Boost Max Technology 2.0 - Cache: 12 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Supports: PCIe Gen 4, Thunderbolt 4/USB 4.0, DDR4-3200MHz - Chipset: Intel 500 & selected 400 series motherboards - BX8070811400 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC42594 Model#: BX8070811400
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  • Intel Core i7-12700KF 12 Core LGA 1700 Unlocked CPU Processor - Socket: LGA 1700 - Total Cores: 12 - Total Threads: 20 - P-Core Base / Boost (Max): 3.6 / 5.0 GHz - P-Core Boost (All-Core): 4.7 GHz (All Core) - E-Core Base / Boost: TBA / 3.8 GHz - E-Core Boost (All-Core): 3.6 GHz (All Core) - Cache: 25 MB - TDP: 125W - Integrated Graphics: No - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC48592 Model#: BX8071512700KF
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  • Intel Core i7-12700K 12 Core LGA 1700 Unlocked CPU Processor - Socket: LGA 1700 - Total Cores: 12 - Total Threads: 20 - P-Core Base / Boost (Max): 3.6 / 5.0 GHz - P-Core Boost (All-Core): 4.7 GHz (All Core) - E-Core Base / Boost: TBA / 3.8 GHz - E-Core Boost (All-Core): 3.6 GHz (All Core) - Cache: 25 MB - TDP: 125W - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC48593 Model#: BX8071512700K
    $599.00
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  • Intel Core i5-12600KF 10 Core LGA 1700 Unlocked CPU Processor - Socket: LGA 1700 - Total Cores: 10 - Total Threads: 16 - P-Core Base / Boost (Max): 3.7 / 4.9 GHz - P-Core Boost (All-Core): 4.5 GHz (All Core) - E-Core Base / Boost: TBA / 3.6 GHz - E-Core Boost (All-Core): 3.4 GHz (All Core) - Cache: 20 MB - TDP: 125W - Integrated Graphics: No - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC48595 Model#: BX8071512600KF
    $399.00
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  • Intel Core i7 10700KF Unlocked CPU Processor - TRAY VERSION - Number of Cores: 8 - Number of Threads: 16 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.80 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.10 GHz - Cache: 16MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Graphics: N/A - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110700KF-TRAY - 12 Months Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC53408 Model#: BX8070110700KF-TRAY
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  • Intel Core i9-12900KF 16 Core LGA 1700 Unlocked CPU Processor - Socket: LGA 1700 - Total Cores: 16 - Total Threads: 24 - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.2 GHz - P-Core Base / Boost: 3.2 / 5.1 GHz - E-Core Base / Boost: 2.4 / 3.9 GHz - Cache: 30 MB - TDP: 125W - Integrated Graphics: No - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC48588 Model#: BX8071512900KF
    $799.00
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  • Intel Core i5 12400F 6 Core LGA 1700 2.5GHz CPU Processor - Socket Type: LGA 1700 - Core Count: 6x Performance - Thread Count: 12 - Clock Speed: 2.5 GHz Base, Up to 4.4 GHz Turbo - Total L3 Cache: 18MB - Graphics: Integrated Graphics - TDP: 65W - BX8071512400F - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC50490 Model#: BX8071512400F
    $259.00
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  • Intel Core i5 11400F 6-Core LGA 1200 2.6GHz CPU - Unlocked/Overclockable: No - Integrated Graphics: No - Code Name: Rocket Lake 11th Gen - Cores: 6 - Threads: 12 - Base Frequency: 2.6 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.4 GHz - Turbo Boost Max Technology 2.0 - Cache: 12 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Supports: PCIe Gen 4, Thunderbolt 4/USB 4.0, DDR4-3200MHz - Chipset: Intel 500 & selected 400 series motherboards - BX8070811400F - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC42595 Model#: BX8070811400F
    $219.00
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  • Intel Core i9 10900KF Unlocked CPU Processor - TRAY VERSION - Number of Cores: 10 - Number of Threads: 20 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.70 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.30 GHz - Cache: 20MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Graphics: N/A - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110900KF-TRAY - 12 Months Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC53407 Model#: BX8070110900KF-TRAY
    $549.00
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  • Intel Core i7 10700KF Unlocked CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 8 - Number of Threads: 16 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.80 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.10 GHz - Cache: 16MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Graphics: N/A - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110700KF - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34459 Model#: BX8070110700KF
    $379.00
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  • Intel Core i3 10100 Quad Core LGA 1200 3.60GHz CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 4 - Number of Threads: 8 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.60 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.30 GHz - Cache: 6MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110100 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34470 Model#: BX8070110100
    $169.00
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  • Intel Core i5 10400F Hexa Core LGA 1200 2.90GHz CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 6 - Number of Threads: 12 - Processor Base Frequency: 2.90 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.30 GHz - Cache: 12MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Graphics: N/A - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110400F - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34467 Model#: BX8070110400F
    $189.00
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  • Intel Core i7 10700F Octa Core LGA 1200 2.90GHz CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 8 - Number of Threads: 16 - Processor Base Frequency: 2.90 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.80 GHz - Cache: 16MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Graphics: N/A - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110700F - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34461 Model#: BX8070110700F
    $379.00
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  • Intel Celeron G6900 Dual Core LGA 1700 3.4GHz CPU Processor - Socket Type: LGA 1700 - Core Count: 2x Performance - Thread Count: 12 - Clock Speed: 3.4 GHz - Total L3 Cache: 4MB - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 710 - TDP: 46W - BX80715G6900 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC50733 Model#: BX80715G6900
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  • Intel Core i3 12100F 4 Core LGA 1700 3.3GHz CPU Processor - Socket Type: LGA 1700 - Core Count: 4x Performance - Thread Count: 8 - Clock Speed: 3.3 GHz Base, Up to 4.3 GHz Turbo - Total L3 Cache: 12MB - Graphics: Integrated Graphics - TDP: 58W - BX8071512100F - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC50734 Model#: BX8071512100F
    $169.00
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  • Intel Core i3 10105 Quad Core LGA 1200 3.7GHz CPU Processor - Unlocked/Overclockable: No - Integrated Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 - Code Name: Comet Lake - Cores: 4 - Threads: 8 - Base Frequency: 3.7 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.4 GHz - Cache: 6 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Intel Optane Memory Supported - Memory Channels: 2 - Memory Types: DDR4 - 2666MHz - BX8070110105 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC47504 Model#: BX8070110105
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  • Intel Core i5-12500 6 Core LGA 1700 3.0GHz CPU Processor - Socket Type: LGA 1700 - Core Count: 6x Performance - Thread Count: 12 - Clock Speed: 3.0 GHz Base, Up to 4.6 GHz Turbo - Total L3 Cache: 18MB - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 770 - TDP: 65W - BX8071512500 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC50383 Model#: BX8071512500
    $319.00
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  • Intel Core i5 10600K Hexa Core LGA 1200 4.10GHz Unlocked CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 6 - Number of Threads: 12 - Processor Base Frequency: 4.10 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.80 GHz - Cache: 12MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110600K - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34462 Model#: BX8070110600K
    $319.00
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  • Intel Core i3 10100F Quad Core LGA 1200 3.60GHz CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 4 - Number of Threads: 8 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.60GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.30GHz - Cache: 6MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110100F - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC38976 Model#: BX8070110100F
    $119.00
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  • Intel Core i9-12900K 16 Core LGA 1700 Unlocked CPU Processor - Socket: LGA 1700 - Total Cores: 16 - Total Threads: 24 - P-Core Base / Boost (Max): 3.2 / 5.3 GHz - P-Core Boost (All-Core): 5.0 GHz (All Core) - E-Core Base / Boost: TBA / 3.9 GHz - E-Core Boost (All-Core): 3.7 GHz (All Core) - Cache: 30 MB - TDP: 125W - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC48587 Model#: BX8071512900K
    $859.00
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  • Intel Core i7 10700 Octa Core LGA 1200 2.90GHz CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 8 - Number of Threads: 16 - Processor Base Frequency: 2.90 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.80 GHz - Cache: 16MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110700 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34460 Model#: BX8070110700
    $429.00
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  • Intel Core i9 10900K Unlocked CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 10 - Number of Threads: 20 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.70 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.30 GHz - Cache: 20MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 -
    SKU#: AC34454 Model#: BX8070110900K
    $619.00
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  • Intel Core i3 10105F 4-Core LGA 1200 3.6GHz CPU - Unlocked/Overclockable: No - Integrated Graphics: No - Code Name: Comet Lake - Cores: 4 - Threads: 8 - Base Frequency: 3.60 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.40 GHz - Cache: 6 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Intel® Optane™ Memory Supported - Memory Channels: 2 - Memory Types: DDR4 - 2666MHz - BX8070110105F - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC42596 Model#: BX8070110105F
    $119.00
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  • Intel Core i9 11900KF 8-Core LGA 1200 3.5GHz Unlocked CPU - Unlocked/Overclockable: Yes - Integrated Graphics: No - Code Name: Rocket Lake 11th Gen - Cores: 8 - Threads: 16 - Base Frequency: 3.50 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.30 GHz - Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 - Thermal Velocity Boost Technology - Cache: 16 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Supports: PCIe Gen 4, Thunderbolt 4/USB 4.0, DDR4-3200MHz - Chipset: Intel 500 & selected 400 series motherboards - BX8070811900KF - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC42583 Model#: BX8070811900KF
    $609.00
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  • Intel Core i5 10400 Hexa Core LGA 1200 2.90GHz CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 6 - Number of Threads: 12 - Processor Base Frequency: 2.90 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.30 GHz - Cache: 12MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Graphics: Intel® UHD Graphics 630 - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110400 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34466 Model#: BX8070110400
    $239.00
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  • Intel Core i5 10600KF Hexa Core LGA 1200 4.10GHz Unlocked CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 6 - Number of Threads: 12 - Processor Base Frequency: 4.10 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.80 GHz - Cache: 12MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Graphics: N/A - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110600KF - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34463 Model#: BX8070110600KF
    $289.00
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  • Intel Core i7 12700 12-Core LGA 1700 2.10GHz CPU Processor - Total Cores: 12 (8 Performance Cores, 4 Efficient Cores) - Total Threads: 20 - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.90 Ghz - Performance-Core Max Turbo Frequency: 4.80 GHz - Efficient-Core Max Turbo Frequency: 3.60 GHz - Performance-Core Base Frequency: 2.10 GHz - Efficient-Core Base Frequency: 1.60 GHz - Cache: 25MB Intel Smart Cache - Intel UHD Graphics 770 - Sockets Supported: FCLGA1700 - BX8071512700 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC52648 Model#: BX8071512700
    $539.00
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  • Intel Core i5 11500 6-Core LGA 1200 2.7GHz CPU - Unlocked/Overclockable: No - Integrated Graphics: Yes - Code Name: Rocket Lake 11th Gen - Cores: 6 - Threads: 12 - Base Frequency: 2.7 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.6 GHz - Turbo Boost Max Technology 2.0 - Cache: 12 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Supports: PCIe Gen 4, Thunderbolt 4/USB 4.0, DDR4-3200MHz - Chipset: Intel 500 & selected 400 series motherboards - BX8070811500 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC42593 Model#: BX8070811500
    $299.00
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  • Intel Core i7 10700K Unlocked CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 8 - Number of Threads: 16 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.80 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.10 GHz - Cache: 16MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110700K - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34458 Model#: BX8070110700K
    $449.00
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  • Intel Core i9 10850K 10-Core LGA 1200 3.60GHz Unlocked CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 10 - Number of Threads: 20 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.60 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.20 GHz - Cache: 20MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110850K - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC37014 Model#: BX8070110850K
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  • Intel Core i5 11600K 6-Core LGA 1200 3.9GHz Unlocked CPU - Unlocked/Overclockable: Yes - Integrated Graphics: Yes - Code Name: Rocket Lake 11th Gen - Cores: 6 - Threads: 12 - Base Frequency: 3.9 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.9 GHz - Turbo Boost Max Technology 2.0 - Cache: 12 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Supports: PCIe Gen 4, Thunderbolt 4/USB 4.0, DDR4-3200MHz - Chipset: Intel 500 & selected 400 series motherboards - BX8070811600K - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC42590 Model#: BX8070811600K
    $369.00
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  • Intel Core i7 11700K 8-Core LGA 1200 3.6GHz Unlocked CPU - Unlocked/Overclockable: Yes - Integrated Graphics: Yes - Code Name: Rocket Lake 11th Gen - Cores: 8 - Threads: 16 - Base Frequency: 3.60 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.0 GHz - Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 - Cache: 16 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Supports: PCIe Gen 4, Thunderbolt 4/USB 4.0, DDR4-3200MHz - Chipset: Intel 500 & selected 400 series motherboards - BX8070811700K - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC42586 Model#: BX8070811700K
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  • Intel Core i9 12900KS 16 Core LGA 1700 CPU Processor - Special Edition - Cores: 16 - Threads: 24 - Max Clock Speed: 5.5 GHz - Single P-Core Max/Base Clock Speed: 5.5/3.4 GHz - Single E-Core Max/Base Clock Speed: 4.0/2.5 GHz - Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 - Intel Thermal Velocity Boost Technology - Processor Base Power: 150W - Intel Smart Cache: 30MB - BX8071512900KS - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC52061 Model#: BX8071512900KS
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  • Intel Core i5 11600KF 6-Core LGA 1200 3.9GHz Unlocked CPU - Unlocked/Overclockable: Yes - Integrated Graphics: No - Code Name: Rocket Lake 11th Gen - Cores: 6 - Threads: 12 - Base Frequency: 3.9 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.9 GHz - Turbo Boost Max Technology 2.0 - Cache: 12 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Supports: PCIe Gen 4, Thunderbolt 4/USB 4.0, DDR4-3200MHz - Chipset: Intel 500 & selected 400 series motherboards - BX8070811600KF - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC42591 Model#: BX8070811600KF
    $329.00
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  • Intel Core i9 10900F 10-Core LGA 1200 2.80GHz CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 10 - Number of Threads: 20 - Processor Base Frequency: 2.80 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.20 GHz - Cache: 20MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Graphics: N/A - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110900F - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34457 Model#: BX8070110900F
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  • Intel Core i5 10600 Hexa Core LGA 1200 3.30GHz CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 6 - Number of Threads: 12 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.30 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.80 GHz - Cache: 12MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110600 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34464 Model#: BX8070110600
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  • Intel Core i5 10500 Hexa Core LGA 1200 3.10GHz CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 6 - Number of Threads: 12 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.10 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.50 GHz - Cache: 12MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Graphics: Intel UHD Graphics 630 - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110500 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34465 Model#: BX8070110500
    $289.00
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  • Intel Core i9 10900KF Unlocked CPU Processor - Number of Cores: 10 - Number of Threads: 20 - Processor Base Frequency: 3.70 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 5.30 GHz - Cache: 20MB Intel Smart Cache - TDP: 125W - Graphics: N/A - Socket Supported: LGA 1200 - BX8070110900KF - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC34455 Model#: BX8070110900KF
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  • Intel Core i5 11600 6-Core LGA 1200 2.8GHz CPU - Unlocked/Overclockable: No - Integrated Graphics: Yes - Code Name: Rocket Lake 11th Gen - Cores: 6 - Threads: 12 - Base Frequency: 2.8 GHz - Max Turbo Frequency: 4.8 GHz - Turbo Boost Max Technology 2.0 - Cache: 12 MB Smart Cache - TDP: 65W - Supports: PCIe Gen 4, Thunderbolt 4/USB 4.0, DDR4-3200MHz - Chipset: Intel 500 & selected 400 series motherboards - BX8070811600 - 3 Years Limited Warranty
    SKU#: AC42592 Model#: BX8070811600
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Mwave can provide you with a performance boost with Intel’s CPU range. Intel offer CPUs from the entry level Celeron and Pentium to the more powerful i3, i5, i7 and i9 processors. Any processor ending in ‘K’ or ‘X’ means that it has an unlocked multiplier and is overclockable for extra performance. Intel offer two lines of CPUs, their mainstream CPUs utilize socket LGA1151 and now LGA1200 for 10th Gen CPUs and their high-end CPUs utilize socket LGA2066. LGA1700 is the latest socket designed for Intel Core 12th Gen CPUs. 

 

Keep in mind that Intel CPUs also require a certain chipset to ensure they work properly. Older 8th & 9th Gen CPUs require Z390, Z370, H370 or B360 motherboards. Current 12th Gen CPUs require 600 series chipsets with Z690 providing extra power for the more powerful Core i7 and i9 CPUs . Current high-end 'X' CPUs require X299 motherboards. Also note that 'F' and 'X' CPUs will require a dedicated GPU as they do not have integrated graphics.

 

 

Which Intel CPU do I need?

Intel offers CPUs from entry-level Celeron and Pentiums, mainstream i3 CPUs all the way up to the high-end i7 and i9 CPUs that may require different motherboards.

 

Celeron and Pentium processors provide ample performance for light use such as Office, watching YouTube/Netflix and browsing the web.

 

The Intel Core i3 range all provide 4 cores for ample performance in light multitasking and gaming. Intel Core i5 CPUs offer a performance boost with 6 cores for a small bump in purchase price. Whereas the i7 and i9 CPUs offer the best performance - both being 8 & 10 core CPUs.

 

Intel’s high-end ‘X’ processors uses the X299 chipset which can improve connectivity, upgradability and expandability. Depending on the model, they can offer increased core counts, increased PCIe lanes and can work with high RAM capacities.

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