With an eye on AMD, Intel launches 8th generation of Core desktop chips:
Intel recently extended it new chip of eight generation chip which is recent launched on last Sunday for desktop processor it also include core i7-8700K with 6 cores and 12 threads, according to manufacturer it is the best graphic card for gaming purpose and best chip ever in the history of games. Company also upgraded its core i5 with 6 core versions also to core i3 quad core.
It will available in market on October 5, according to general manager of company Anand Srivatsa. The new processor will hit market in the end of the fourth quarter.
It simply clear that Intel increase its core length to attract people more before the launch of new Ryzen AMD chip. So it can beat it in market. Wait and watch will this technique help company or not. Let’s check the full spec of Intel 8 generation of core desktop chip.
|Intel Core i7-8700K||6 cores / 12 threads at 3.7GHz, boost for 4.7GHz; $ 359|
|Intel Core i7-8700||6 cores / 12 threads at 3.2GHz, boost for 4.6 GHz; $ 303|
|Intel Core i5-8600K||6 cores / 6 threads at 3.6 GHz, boost for 4.3 GHz; $ 257|
|Intel Core i5-8400||6 cores / 6 threads at 2.8 GHz, boost for 4 GHz; $ 182|
|Intel Core i3-8350K||4 cores / 4 threads at 4 GHz, no boost; US $ 168|
|Intel Core i3-8100||4 cores / 4 threads at 3.6-GHz, no boost; $ 117|
Why does it matter?
To offer additional core at same price will attract people to buy Intel chip rather than to buy others chip at high rates. Intel rival with AMD to make its market greater than AMD that’s why it launch its 8 generation with additional core before the launch of AMD new line chip in market.