Intel CC150 octa-core processor launched

In terms of performance, it is between Core i7-8700K and Core i7-9700K.
Yesterday, the 8-core Intel CC150 processor was considered a curiosity designed for the Nvidia GeForce Now game service servers, but today this CPU has become a regular model, which is offered by a regular online store. In this case, this is the Chinese Taobao site.

The CC150 is priced at $ 310. For this money, the user receives 8 cores and 16 streams with a frequency of 3.5 GHz. Turbo Boost in this case, alas, is not supported. The processor is compatible with all motherboards based on 300 series chipsets and BIOS version no older than last June (the specifications should indicate support for stepping R0). TDP news is 95 watts, the graphics core is disabled.

In its characteristics, the CC150 is close to the i9-9900K with the only difference being that the latter supports Turbo Boost and can accelerate to 5 GHz. In terms of performance, the CC150 is roughly between the Core i7-8700K and Core i7-9700K.

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