Intel Core I9-9900K CPU, 1151, 3.6 GHz (5.0 Turbo), 8-Core, 95W, 14nm, 16MB, Overclockable, NO HEATSINK/FAN, Coffee Lake Refresh
Unlocked 9th Gen i9 Processor - Intel Coffee Lake 9900K CPU
Designed for the World's Best Gamers
Experience exceptional performance, immersive entertainment and simple convenience with 9th Gen Intel Core processors. The i9 9700K processor extends all the capabilities that users love from previous generation CPUs with even more advanced innovations that deliver new levels of performance immersing you into your computer on a variety of form factors. The i9 9900K features all the latest Intel technologies to allow you to have the best computing experience, and this particular CPU is unlocked allowing you to overclock it to your gaming or production needs for additional performance headroom. 8 physical cores combined with Intel’s Hyper Threading Technology provides you with a colossal total of 16 processing threads so you can multitask like a pro.
Please Note: Although the Intel 9th CPUs are compatible with a range of Intel 300-series motherboards utilizing the LGA 1151 socket, for optimum power delivery, maximum performance, & the best possible overclocking experience, we recommend using a Intel Z390 motherboard with these processors.
Intel i9 9900K Peformance
Game, Record, and Stream Without Compromise
The 9th Generation Intel Core processors redefine mainstream desktop PC performance. The i9 9900K features eight cores for more processing power and effortless multi-tasking. The Unlocked feature on this chip allows for overclocking allowing you to tweak the performance. Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology has also increased the maximum turbo frequency of 5.0 GHz, and up to 16 MB of cache memory for ultra smooth gameplay and responsiveness. The 9th gen i9 processor allows you to enjoy excellent gaming and VR experiences.
Immersive VR Experience
Put Yourself in the Game
A high-performance processor is key to achieving a balanced platform to make your VR experiences great. Attach your premium head-mounted display (HMD) to an Intel Core i9, i7 or i5 processor based PC, and prepare to be amazed. The performance of the 9900K processor allows for the an ultra smooth virtual reality experience. Keep in mind that great VR experiences involve the entire platform, not just any one component. The ideal combination of processor, graphics, I/O connectivity, display, and audio are required, but be assured that this 9th Gen i9 Intel Processor won’t let you down.
Portfolio of Processors
9th Gen Processor Family
The 9th Generation Intel Core processor family is a great investment in your desktop experiences—whether for gaming, entertainment, or general-purpose computing wherever your life takes you. From the jaw-dropping performance of the Intel Core i9 processor with eight cores to the practical capabilities of the Intel Core i5 processors, our latest generation of desktop processors fits a wide range of budgets and needs. Whether you’re a performance-hungry professional, an exceptional enthusiast, or a first-time buyer, there is a 9th Generation Intel Core processor that will enable the experiences you seek.
Ultra-High Definition Entertainment
Stream and Play in 4K UHD
Desktop computers based on the 9th Gen Intel processors integrate advanced media technologies that bring premium, high-quality content to your desktop to deliver smooth streaming of premium 4K UHD entertainment to your PC.
Push Past the Limit with Overclocking
What is Overclocking?
Increase processing power by fine-tuning your system to run your processor at higher settings than the default specification.
What are the Benefits?
Higher processor settings can allow you to increase game configurations, play at higher frame rates and enable smoother gameplay for the ultimate gaming experience.
How Easy is it to Overclock?
Intel® XTU is an overclocking toolkit that lets you easily change your settings and benchmark speeds to tune your system to its highest possible frequency.