Thanks to benchmarking software SiSoft SANDRA, now know the first details of Inte 7th Generation “Kaby Lake“ Core i7-7700K processor. The processor is manufactured under an improved 14nm lithography that would allow it to be more efficient than Skylake and all while maintaining the use of the LGA1151 socket, so it will be compatible with current motherboards based om 100 series chipset and future motherboards with the 200 series chipset.
First details of Intel’s 7th Generation Kaby Lake Core i7-7700K
Regarding the specifications of Core i7-7700K, this flagship processor of the company (for that platform) is equipped with four cores with HyperThreading technology, it has a total of 8 logical cores at a base frequency of 3.60 GHz reaching the 4.20 GHz with TurboBoost frequency, far from the 4.00 GHz Base and 4.20 GHz Turbo-Boost of the current Core i7-6700K, although it could be changed as for now we are talking about an engineering sample. The information is supplemented with HD graphics with 24 Execution Unit , 256 KB cache Level 2 (L2) per core, 8MB distributed to the L3 cache, and its launch would take place at the end of the current year, so there is still enough time ahead.