Intel Core i7-3770K 3.5GHz Socket 1155
The Intel Core i7-3770K comes with an unlocked multiplier and is 100MHz faster out of the box. It also features 4 cores with 8 concurrent threads when using Hyper-Threading. The Core i7 3770K operates at 3.50GHz with a Turbo Boost frequency of 3.90GHz. The Core i7 3770K also misses out on Intel vPro/TXT/VT-d/SIPP technologies.
GPU performance greatly improved compared to last generation.
Support for DirectX 11.
Driver maturity improved.
22 nm production process.
Turbo Boost to dynamically adjust graphics clocks.
HDMI Audio bitstreaming supported.
Intel HD4000 iGPU significantly faster than HD3000, can be used in Z68series motherboards.
Limited GPU performance.
No dedicated GPU memory.
Still only 16 PCIE lanes.
Early production stepping doesn't overclock as well as current Sandy Bridge.
Not a huge step up from Sandy Bridge, Average overclocking potential on air.
Offers only minor performance improvements on highest-end last-generation CPU, Graphics still not comparable to what you get with a discrete video card.
By TechSpot on April 23, 2012
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By iXBT Labs on August 31, 2012
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By PCWorld New Zealand on June 12, 2012
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By PCQuest on May 30, 2012
One of the best processors money can buy with solid performance, lesser power consumption, and improved graphics. PrintCommentEmailDiggDel.icio.usRedditTwitter...-
By Metku.net on May 29, 2012
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