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Intel 14 Core i9 7940X Skylake-X Unlocked Processor - Unlocked

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Intel Core i9 7940X, S2066, Skylake-X, 14 Core, 28 Thread, 3.1GHz, 4.3GHz Turbo, 19.25MB, 44 Lane, 165W, Retail

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Stock code: CPU-BX80673I97940X
Manuf. code: BX80673I97940X
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Intel 14 Core i9 7940X

The 7940X may be the earliest of the brand new X-Series i9 range from Intel but it still comes equipped ready to tackle powerful processing. With a high core and thread count, every technology available to the X-Series (including Turbo Boost 3.0) and the most PCIe lanes ever of any desktop processor, this Intel i9 CPU is a force to be reckoned. Experience true CPU power with an i9 X-Series Processor.

Experience X-Series Gaming and Media
Enter the realm of extreme performance where game play is so life-like it is difficult to tell where reality ends and the game begins. Surrounded by multiple high-res displays and premium audio sound, you are totally immersed in the action of your AAA game title or the latest virtual reality thriller. Play extreme, live extreme, game extreme on a computer with an unlocked Intel Core X-series processor.

And because modern gaming extends beyond just gameplay, you want to simultaneously share your gameplay with the community and the world. Record all the action capturing that once in a life-time manoeuvre that brought you to victory, and convert your game play into a shareable format to immediately post on your social media page. That is extreme mega tasking and the power of the Intel Core X-series processor.


The Intel X299 chipset paired with intel Core X-series processors provide a world class platform for gaming, content creation and over-clocking. Whether it is responsiveness, expandability or performance you crave, this platform has you covered. Integrated USB 3.0 makes moving files to your tablet and smartphone blazing fast.

The platform also provides RAID support on PCI Express and Serial ATA storage devices, fast data transfers with support for PCIe 3.0 storage devices and finally, Intel Optane Memory support. Want to push the envelope with overclocking? The Intel X299 chipset and Intel Core X-series processor family bring new unlocked base clock capabilities.

Intel Smart Cache
Massive amounts of shared cached allows faster access to your data by enabling dynamic and efficient allocation of the cache to match the needs of each core significantly reducing latency to frequently used data and improving performance.

Overclocking Enabled
Fully unlocked core multipliers, power, base clock and DDR4 memory ratios for amazing flexibility with overclocking.

PCI Express 3.0 Interface
Offers up to 8GT/S for fast access to peripheral devices and networking up to 16 lanes.


- CPU Type: Intel Core i7
- CPU Model: 7940X
- Socket: 2066
- Core Name: Skylake-X
- Manufacturing Process: 14 nm
- Core: 14 Core
- No. of Threads: 28
- Core Ratio: 31 x
- Clock Speed: 3.1 GHz
- Turbo Speed: 4.3 GHz
- Max. Turbo Speed: (On 2 Cores Only) 4.4 GHz
- DMI Speed: 8 GT/s
- Unlocked Core Multiplier: Yes
- Unlocked Full Range Base Clock (B-Clock): Yes
- Max. Memory Size: 128 GB
- Max. Memory Speed:DDR4 - 2666
- Max. Memory Channels: 4 (Quad Channel)
- ECC Memory Support: Not Supported
- Intel Optane Memory Support: Yes
- L1 Cache: 12x 32 KB instruction caches, 14x 32 KB data cache
- L2 Cache: 14x 1MB
- L3 Cache
- IntelĀ® Smart Cache: 19.25MB
- Max. TDP: 165W

Warranty Information:

Manufacturer intel
Warranty Type Direct with Manufacturer
Manufacturer Website
Warranty Period (yrs)3
Clock Speed3.100
Onboard GPUThe product has this feature
OverclockableThe product has this feature
Top Potential Overclock0
Overclocked Variant0

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