Intel Core i7-6800K Review & Specs

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Intel Core i7-6800K 15M Cache 3.60GHz FC-LGA2011-3 BX80671I76800K

Intel Core i7-6800K 15M Cache 3.60GHz FC-LGA2011-3 BX80671I76800K

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  • 6 Core/12 Thread
  • LGA 2011-v3
  • 4 Channels DDR4 2400; one DIMM per Channel
  • 140W Tdp
  • Up to 28 Lanes PCIe 3.0
  • Refer specification chart below.

Specs Overview

Model BX80671I76800K
Release Date May 2016

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

Series Core i7 6th Gen
Core Name Broadwell-E
Socket LGA2011-3
Integrated Graphics None
CPU Cores 6
CPU Threads 12
CPU Clock Rate 3400MHz
CPU Turbo Clock Rate 3600MHz
TDP 140W
CPU Cooler included
Manufacturing Process 14 nm
Cache L3 15MB

Critic Reviews


The i7-6800K is most affordable Broadwell-E part, providing more CPU cores for not much more than an i7-6700K, though the 6700K still wins in gaming comparisons.


Everything else aside, the Core i7 6800K is the best-value six-core processor ever made and precious few corners have been sanded off to make it fit into its $440 (£400) price point.For certain usage cases though the extra $100 (£100) you'd be spending...

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