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The i9 Intel processor offers impressive single-thread speeds and a stable CPU for gaming. If you seek a CPU that offers high FPS while gaming and good streaming quality, this is an excellent option for your build or upgrade target.
Intel Core i9-11900F Desktop Processor
At the time of publication, the Intel Core i9 11900F Processor is on sale for $289.99, down from $469.99. This $180 discount comes two weeks after Prime Day and sees the CPU at its lowest price yet, according to the price-checking website CamelCamelCamel.
What’s included in this deal:
Intel Core i9 11900F specs
|Processor Model||Core i9-11900F|
|Launch Date||Q2 2021|
|Number of Cores||8|
|Number of Threads||16|
|Base Clock Speed||2.5 GHz|
|Max Turbo Boost Speed||5.2 GHz|
|Cache||16 MB Intel Smart Cache|
|TDP (Thermal Design Power)||65 Watts|
|Memory Support||Dual-Channel DDR4-3200|
|Graphics||Intel UHD Graphics 750 (Integrated)|
|Graphics Base Frequency||350 MHz|
|Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency||1.3 GHz|
|Graphics Output||HDMI 2.0, DisplayPort 1.4|
|Socket Type||LGA 1200 (Compatible with Intel 500 Series Chipset)|
|Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x)||Yes|
|Intel Turbo Boost Technology||2.0|
|Intel Quick Sync Video||Yes|
|Intel Hyper-Threading Technology||Yes|
|Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-d)||Yes|
|Intel Optane Memory Support||Yes|
|Maximum Number of PCIe Lanes||20 (Revision 4.0)|
- 11th Gen Technology: Although this is not the newest Intel card, it has optane memory support, improved thermals, and max boost.
- Optimized for streaming: Designed to multitask like a pro with high FPS while gaming and maintaining a stream.
- Improved workflow support: Core multiprocessors intelligently direct performance for smooth workflow and optimized application support.
- Excellent compatibility: Comes with support for 400 and 500 series motherboards to make your intel build or upgrade easier.
- Benchmarked Highly in 2021: Offered impressive benchmarks when released in 2021 and still offers a performance boost when playing in UHD graphics.
What we think
If you are starting a gaming PC build and you don’t mind using a processor that is a few years old, this is a great deal to check out. This processor also would serve as a big upgrade for those on older Intel CPUs or those interested in upgrading the CPU to start streaming or competitive gaming.
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