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Intel Core i7 6700K 4.0GHz 6th Gen Skylake Processor/CPU Retail

Intel Core i7 6700K, Quad Core Technology, 4.0GHz, 8MB L3 Cache, Dual Channel DDR4/DDR3L Controller, Integrated HD 530 Graphics, 3yr Warranty

Intel Core i7 6700K 4.0GHz 6th Gen Skylake Processor/CPU Retail
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£379.70 inc vat

£316.42 ex vat

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Order Code: IL-I76700K

Manf.Code: BX80662I76700K

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Intel Core i7 6700K 4.0GHz 6th Gen Skylake Processor/CPU Retail overview

Important Information: This CPU is NOT SUPPLIED with a heatsink/cooler.

A compatible CPU heatsink/cooler of at least 95W TDP is required to cool this CPU and must be purchased separately. Please click here to view our extensive range of CPU coolers. Please check each CPU coolers specifications carefully to ensure compatibility with this CPU.

The unlocked Intel Core i5-6600k and i7-6700k processors feature Intel Turbo Boost Technology which gives you an automatic burst of speed whenever you need it. With overclocking enabled, it allows the flexibility to set your system specs the way you like. Take control with 6th gen Intel Core unlocked i5 and i7 processors.

Exceptional Performance in Sleeker Designs

Lower power, enabling smaller, quieter form factors

- Up to 22% greater performance and 6X faster storage bandwidth for quicker media access & more responsive PCs.
- Always on, always available capabilities with Intel® Ready Mode Technology.

Dramatic Increase in Media and Graphics

Up to 28% greater 3D graphics performance

- Amazing graphics and stunning 4K video and display for watching and creating.
- Smooth HD video conferencing.

New Immersive Experiences

- Intel® RealSense™ 3D Camera for gesture gaming + 3D capture.
- Connect with Confidence: Facial login and privacy, identity protection, safer web browsing, and enhanced malware protection.


- Next Generation 14nm Desktop CPU architecture from Intel.
- Skylake brings higher clock speeds, better power efficency, and lower temperatures.
- Supports Dual Channel DDR3L & the very latest DDR4 Memory modules.
- Faster Improved On-Chip Graphics Capabilities.
- Unlocked 'K' type processors feature an unlocked core clock multiplier, and on 6th Gen CPUs, Enhanced Full Range BCLK Overclocking Support, making overclocking your processor for maximum performance much easier and faster than ever before.
- Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 automatically increase your CPU frequency on demand during intensisve tasks.
- Supports the latest API's: DX12, OpenGL 4.3/4.4, OpenCL2.0.
- Support for HEVC, VP8 & VP9 Accelerated Media Codecs.
- Supports Display Resolution up to 4096x2304.
- Supports up to 3 Independent Digital Displays including embedded DP (eDP).
- DMI 3.0 Support.
- Support for Intel 100 Series Chipset provides up to 40% more high-speed I/O.

Increased Integration, Responsiveness & Security
- Speech HW Acceleration
- Time Synchronization HW
- Intel® Ready Mode Technology
- Intel® Device Protection Technology with Boot Guard
- Intel® Memory Protection Extensions
- Intel® Software Guard Extensions
Processor Number I7 6700K
Number of Cores 4
Number of Threads 8
Clock Speed 4.0GHz
Max Turbo Frequency 4.2GHz
Architecture 14nm technology
Intel Smart Cache 8MB
Instruction Set 64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Embedded Options Available No
Lithography 14nm
Max TDP 95 W

Memory Specifications
Max Memory Size (dependant on memory type) 32 GB
Memory Types DDR4 - 2133 / DDR3L - 1600
Number of Memory Channels 2
Max Memory Bandwidth 34.1 GB/s
ECC Memory Supported No

Graphics Specifications
Processor Graphics Intel HD 530
Graphics Base Frequency 350 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency 1150 MHz
Intel® Quick Sync Video Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology Yes
Intel® Insider™ Yes
Intel® Wireless Display Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology Yes
Number of Displays Supported 3

Expansion Options
PCI Express Revision 3.0
PCI Express Configurations Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8/2x4
Number of PCI Express Lanes 16

Package Specifications
Package Size 37.5mm x 37.5mm
Fansink Included No

Advanced Technologies
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Intel® vPro Technology No
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡ Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x) Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) Yes
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT) ‡ Yes
[email protected] TSX-NI Yes
Intel® 64 Yes
Idle States Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology Yes
Thermal Monitoring Technologies Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology ‡ Yes
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) No
Intel® Small Business Advantage Yes

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