Intel Unveils i9-14900KS Processor: Record 6.2 GHz Turbo Speed

Intel Unveils i9-14900KS Processor: Record 6.2 GHz Turbo Speed

Gamers and enthusiasts of Intel technology have an additional reason to rejoice today. Intel has introduced the i9-14900KS, the standout component of their 14th generation desktop processor series. This unlocked powerhouse made a grand entrance with an impressive turbo frequency reaching up to 6.2 GHz, marking a significant leap in desktop performance capabilities. The release date of this processor was disclosed earlier in a report by VideoCardz.

Unveiling the i9-14900KS

The processor supports a remarkable capacity of up to 192GB of DDR5 memory and is designed to work seamlessly with Z790 and Z690 motherboards. Intel's Roger Chandler emphasizes, "This processor displays the sheer might of our 14th Gen range, promising gamers and creators an elevated level of performance, enhancing their overall experiences."

Performance Features of the i9-14900KS

Equipped with 24 cores (comprising 8 performance-driven and 16 efficiency cores), 32 threads, and a generous 36MB of Intel Smart Cache, the i9-14900KS promises a 15% improvement in gaming performance compared to its predecessor. Content creators are also set to benefit from enhanced efficiency in resource-intensive tasks such as 3D rendering.

Pricing and Availability

The i9-14900KS comes loaded with flagship features including a groundbreaking 6.2 GHz turbo frequency supported by Thermal Velocity Boost technology, 150W base power, 20 PCIe lanes (featuring 16 PCIe 5.0 lanes), and the Intel Gaming Optimizer (APO) which elevates gaming performance by up to 11% in compatible titles. Moreover, it supports up to 192GB of DDR5 memory and is compatible with Z790 and Z690 motherboards.

The i9-14900KS will hit the market at a price of $689, offering the option of purchasing it separately from retailers or acquiring it pre-installed in high-end systems from Intel and its associated partners.

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