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Intel Core i7 8700 3.2GHz 6 Core (Socket 1151) CPU

CCL Code: CPU0510
Manufacturer Code: BX80684I78700
| Manufacturer: Intel

Key Features:

  • Base: 3.2GHz, Turbo: 4.6GHz
  • 6 Cores, 12 Threads
  • Socket 1151
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • Heatsink & Fan Included


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Main Features

  • Intel Optane Memory Supported
  • Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
  • Intel vPro Technology
  • Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
  • Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
  • Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
  • Intel TSX-NI
  • Intel 64
  • Idle States
  • Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
  • Thermal Monitoring Technologies
  • Intel Identity Protection Technology
  • Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)


CPU Type Intel Core i7
CPU Manufacturer Intel
CPU Cores Hexa Core
CPU Socket Socket 1151
CPU Brand Intel
Cache 12 MB
CPU Threads 12
Processor Turbo Speed 4.6 GHz
CPU Family Intel Core i7
Processor Number 8700
CPU Speed 3.2 GHz
L1 Cache 384 KB
L2 Cache 1.5 MB
L3 Cache 12 MB
Bus Speed 8 GT/s DMI
Architecture 64-bit
Technology 14nm
Socket LGA1151
CodeName Coffee Lake
Command Set Extensions SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Package 1151-land Flip-Chip Land Grid Array
Number of Cores 6
Turbo Core Yes
Turbo Speed 4.6 GHz
Number of Threads 12


Graphics Chipset Intel HD Graphics
IGP/APU Graphics Intel HD
Graphics Base Frequency 350 MHz
Graphics Maximum Dynamic Frequency 1.2 GHz
Graphics Features Intel UHD Graphics 630
Integrated Graphics Yes
Dual Display Capable Yes


Maximum Memory Size 64 GB
Memory Types DDR4-2666
Number of Memory Channels 2


Thermal Spec 100 °C
TDP (Thermal Design Power) 65 W


Form Factor Processor
In The Box Processor
Stock Cooler with pre-applied TIM

Key Features

Socket(s) LGA1151
CPU Cooler Included Yes
Microsoft Processor List E

Graphics Device

Graphics Chipset Intel HD


Warranty 1 Year

Item Details

Manufacturer Intel
Manufacturer Code BX80684I78700
EAN 5032037108591
UPC 735858350129
Condition New

Warranty Information

Warranty 1 Year

Manufacturer Information

Manufacturer Intel
Manufacturer Code BX80684I78700
Questions and Answers

Do you have you a question about the Intel Core i7-8700 3.2GHz 6-Core, 12 Thread HyperThreaded Processor for Socket 1151?

Q: what motherboard do i need to support this and 2400mhz ddr4? thanks
Answer by Website User on 23rd January 2018
Any Intel Z370 Chipset motherboards would support the processor and 2400mhz speed. - Matthewt
2 customers found this answer helpful.
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4 / 5 6 reviews


October 2019

works as expected and arrived when stated would use again


June 2019

I works like a dream


June 2019

Spot on Fast and easy to install


March 2019

I did not want to go to the expensive of an i9 processor and this was a great comprise it plays all the latest games well ( paired with a good gpu) I also do quite a lot of work with virtual machines /docker and the cpu deals with this work load with out any effort.

raymond bracewelll

February 2019

Excellent CPU. Bought this for a photo processing PC.


February 2019

Very good and quick delivery.