Intel Core i7-920 Socket 1366 CPU
With faster, intelligent multi-core technology that applies processing power where it's needed most, the new Intel® Core™ i7 processor delivers an incredible breakthrough in PC performance. You'll multitask applications with incredible ease and unleash incredible digital media creation. And you'll experience maximum performance for everything you do, thanks to the combination of Intel® Turbo Boost Technology1 and Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology2, which maximizes performance to match your workload.
A smarter way to work and play
Whether you're casually checking email and surfing the web or multitasking compute-intensive apps like HD video encoding, you want a processor that enables maximum PC performance. With the Intel Core i7 processor, you'll get just that. An unprecedented 4-core, 8-thread design with Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ensures incredible performance, no matter what your computing needs.
Shatter your limits
It's time for digital content creation that's limited only by your imagination. Experience total creative freedom with incredible performance for video encoding, image rendering, photo retouching and editing.
Gaming on the edge–and beyond
The Intel® Core™ i7 processor not only can take on today's most complex and immersive games, but it's also powerful enough to handle tomorrow's gaming advances. By distributing AI, physics, and rendering across 8 software threads, the Intel Core i7 processor lets you concentrate on taking down the bad guys while your PC handles all the visual details like texturing and shading that keep you feeling totally immersed. It's a gaming experience so perfect, you just might lose yourself in the action.
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Comments, Questions & Reviews:
D0 Stepping? by Jim
Hi, can you tell me if these is the new D0 stepping or the old CC stepping, if its D0 im gonna buy all the stuff for my new i7 rig here
Current stock are the C0 core stepping. We should be getting the new core stepping in soon, so watch is space!
Graphics Card Type by ncrypt
Would I be able to use a DDR2 Graphics card with an i7 processor?
Yes, as long as it's PCI-E
Comment by answered questions
this is the retail meaning it comes with the fan, although you may want to aquire a new 1 as the fan is ok but only touches 60-70% of the cpu surface due to being circular
Comment by Mmm
Does this come with thermal paste?
I had Intel Celeron 2.8Ghz so what do u think how much is big step up to i7?
Great by Jim
Absolutely love it! a big step up for me cos i had a P4 until now =]342 of 728 people rated this review as helpful