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Core i7 980X coming out early 2010

mdsx1950

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Core i7-980X has six cores together with SMT, 32 nm process and 130 Watts TDP according to a leaked slide from Intel which look authentic. 12 MiB L3, Turbo Boost and socket LGA1366 are mentioned as well. X58 motherboards should be fine for Core i7-980X. Pricing is set somewhere around 999 USD.

The official name given is Core i7-980X Extreme Edition with Codename Westmere.

It will be having a Core Speed of 2.4GHz.

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