The quad-core Intel Core i7-7740X is one of Intel's most affordable Core X chips. It's also its highest clocked CPU to date with a 4.3GHz base clock. But it's also very similar to the Core i7-7700K. Do you really need this chip?
Intel has officially launched their new Xeon Scalable Processors family, which streamline its current generation Intel Xeon E7 and E5 series. The next-gen Intel Xeon Scalable Processors family are marketed as a scalable, computing platform that is targeted at data centers riding on new waves of growth.
Now that Intel's X Core family has been revealed, we've rounded up all the X299 boards announced so far from the major brands to give you an overview of what’s available (in case you've got the upgrade itch).