IMPORTANT: Please check with your motherboard manufacturer for support. This processor is designed for use with Z390 chipset motherboards. Whilst it can work on Z370, B360 and H310 chipsets, motherboards based on these will require a BIOS update before they will work with this processor.
If you are purchasing this processor at the same time as a motherboard that requires a BIOS update, you can contact our Sales Team and we will update the BIOS for you prior to shipping for a nominal fee.
Intel® Core™ i7-9700K up to 4.90GHz Octa Core Unlocked Processor
FOR MORE THAN JUST GAMING
The 9th Generation Intel Core i7 offers a complete performance that will handle AAA games and cruise through any work you have to throw at it, immerse yourself in 4K UHD content for as long as you like and edit videos to your hearts content.
Experience high-end gaming and dominate the competition with extreme power of the i7. Intel Core i7 9700K offers a base clock of 3.6GHz and turbo boost clock up to a massive 4.9GHz to really smash through your favourite games and movies, working sublimely with NVIDIA technology to support incredible 4K media and AAA games on high settings.
|3.60 GHz ||4.90 GHz ||8 / 8 ||12MB ||14nm |
|Base Clock ||Boost Clock ||Cores / Threads ||Cache ||Technology |
9th Generation Intel Core i7 Processor
9th Generation Intel processors have introduced the new Solder Thermal Interface Material (STIM) for a more efficient heat transfer that gives greater control over temperatures when overclocking and using your PC for long periods of time. Perfect for the power user or expert gamer who demand lower temperatures under heavy use. Fine tune your overclock with the free Intel® Extreme Tuning Utility (XTU) to get the maximum performance. The i7 9700K uses 14nm architecture and a 12MB cache for a great performance for those power hungry tasks combined with a low 95w TDP.
Enjoy exceptional 4K with ease through the i7’s 8 cores and 8 threads, pushing the boundaries of what your PC can achieve. Intel makes it very easy to maintain low temperatures when overclocking and running demanding software. The i7 9700K is stacked with 12MB of L3 Cache and follows on from previous models in supporting 16 PCI-e lanes, making creating and editing content at any level a breeze.
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Support for DirectX 12 makes running large applications smoother than ever before, combined with 4K support at 60Hz, the newest 9th generation from Intel is set to be the best performance they can offer. If 8 cores and 8 threads isn’t enough, improved Turbo Boost 2.0 technology dynamically increases the CPU’s frequency range to give you that extra boost when needed in the heat of the moment.
| Product Collection ||9th Generation Intel Core i7 |
| Integrated Graphics ||Intel® UHD Graphics 630 |
| Perfect for ||Gaming enthusiasts and pro content creators |
| Overclocking ||Unlocked, requires a Z-series motherboard for overclocking |
4K UHD with Intel 9th Gen
Stream 4K UHD video content, get immersed in Virtual Reality, and play the most demanding AAA games. With 4 times more pixels on screen than traditional Full HD, you can enjoy sharp, lifelike visuals, complex shading, and fast frame rates—all with virtually no stuttering, buffering, or lags. And be ready for revolutionary immersive experiences yet to come!
Overclocking with Confidence
Get even more gaming power and performance with Unlocked Intel processors by pairing them with compatible Z series motherboards to allow overclocking features. Overclocking is a way to custom tune your PC's performance by increasing the speed of the CPU and RAM. It can also help with processor-intensive tasks such as video or image rendering and transcoding.