Intel Core i7-6950X Extreme Edition announced, First 10-Core Processor

Today at Computex, Intel show off its first 10-core CPU, a Core i7-6950X Extreme Edition runs at 3GHz, but can also boost up to 3.5GHz and has 25MB of cache, which is controlled by Intel’s new Turbo Boost 3.0 technology.

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Intel says the new CPU is 35% faster than the last-gen Core i7-5960X and twice as fast in 3D rendering than the quad-core i7 6700K.

But surely don’t expect this to be cheap, because it’s the fastest CPU that Intel ever made, The price tag is $1,723.