Intel Core i7 7700K Unlocked Processor 8M Cache, up to 4.50 GHz, Quad Core Kaby Lake

MSRP: $799.99
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The i7-7700K is the most powerful processor of Intel’s new “Kaby Lake” generation of desktop processors. A direct successor to the Skylake 6700K, this new model sees higher clock speeds, improved graphics performance and a slightly more efficient architecture.

The Core i7-7700K 4.5 GHz Processor from Intel is the seventh generation of the Core i7 product line that is now built using Kaby Lake architecture. This processor features a maximum turbo frequency of 4.5 GHz, utilizes the FC-LGA14C socket, and has 8MB of cache memory. With faster, intelligent, multi-core technology that applies processing power where it's needed most, Intel Core i7 processors deliver an incredible breakthrough in PC performance. You'll multitask applications faster and unleash incredible digital media creation. And you'll experience maximum performance for everything you do. Leading the pack is the Intel Core i7-7700K processor. Architected for performance, this processor packs 4 high performing cores with core base frequency of 4.2GHz and 8MB of cache memory. Kick up the performance even higher with Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology to bump the max turbo frequency to an amazing 4.5GHz. Add Intel Hyper-Threading Technology for 8-way multitasking to deliver the performance knockout punch. Not enough? For the enthusiast, this processor is unlocked, you can tweak the performance to its fullest potential.


CPU Fan and Liquid Cooling Bundle Options:

Corsair Hydro Series H100i v2 Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler, Black

  • 240mm dual-fan radiator: more surface area for superior cooling performance
  • Improved cold plate and pump design: better efficiency gives you lower temperatures with less noise
  • Advanced SP120L PWM fan design: better high-static pressure air delivery and customizable speed
  • Built-in Corsair Link: monitor CPU and coolant temperature, adjust fan speed, and customize lighting directly from your desktop

Corsair Hydro Series H115i Extreme Performance Liquid CPU Cooler , Black

  • Large 280mm radiator: more cooling capacity for cases which have 280mm radiator mounts
  • Improved cold plate and pump design: better efficiency gives you lower temperatures with less noise
  • Advanced SP140L PWM fan design: better high-static pressure air delivery and customizable speed
  • Built-in Corsair Link: monitor CPU and coolant temperature, adjust fan speed, and customize lighting directly from your desktop

Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120mm PWM Fan (RR-212E-20PK-R2)

  • Well-balanced cooling performance provides fin optimizations with perfect balance between high and low speed operations
  • 4 Direct Contact heat pipes with the patented CDC(Continuous Direct Contact) technology - creating a perfect, sleek surface for heat conduction
  • Wide-range PWM fan with unique wave-shaped blade design for excellent airflow
  • Versatile all-in-one mounting solution supporting the latest Intel LGA 1366 / 1155 / 1151 / 1150 and AMD FM2 / FM1 / AM3+
  • Fan Dimensions: 4.7 x 4.7 x 1 inches. Heat Sink Dimensions: 4.6 x 2.0 x 6.3 inche


Intel® Core™ i7-7700K Processor (8M Cache, up to 4.50 GHz)

Code Name  Kaby Lake                    


Processor Number i7-7700K
Status Launched
Launch Date Q1'17
Lithography 14 nm
Recommended Customer Price $339.00 - $350.00


# of Cores 4
# of Threads 8
Processor Base Frequency 4.20 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency 4.50 GHz
Cache 8 MB
Bus Speed 8 GT/s DMI3
# of QPI Links 0
TDP 91 W

Supplemental Information

Embedded Options Available No
Conflict Free Yes
Datasheet Link

Memory Specifications

Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type) 64 GB
Memory Types DDR4-2133/2400, DDR3L-1333/1600 @ 1.35V
Max # of Memory Channels 2
ECC Memory Supported   ‡ No

Graphics Specifications

Processor Graphics ‡ Intel® HD Graphics 630
Graphics Base Frequency 350.00 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency 1.15 GHz
Graphics Video Max Memory 64 GB
4K Support Yes, at 60Hz
Max Resolution (HDMI 1.4)‡ 4096x2304@24Hz
Max Resolution (DP)‡ 4096x2304@60Hz
Max Resolution (eDP - Integrated Flat Panel)‡ 4096x2304@60Hz
DirectX* Support 12
OpenGL* Support 4.4
Intel® Quick Sync Video Yes
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology Yes
# of Displays Supported ‡ 3
Device ID 0x5912

Expansion Options

Scalability 1S Only
PCI Express Revision 3.0
PCI Express Configurations ‡ Up to 1x16, 2x8, 1x8+2x4
Max # of PCI Express Lanes 16

Package Specifications

Sockets Supported FCLGA1151
Max CPU Configuration 1
Thermal Solution Specification PCG 2015D (130W)
T<sub>JUNCTION</sub> 100°C
Package Size 37.5mm x 37.5mm
Low Halogen Options Available See MDDS

Advanced Technologies

Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
Intel® vPro Technology ‡ No
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology ‡ Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x) ‡ Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) ‡ Yes
Intel® TSX-NI Yes
Intel® 64 ‡ Yes
Instruction Set 64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions SSE4.1/4.2, AVX 2.0
Idle States Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology Yes
Thermal Monitoring Technologies Yes
Intel® Identity Protection Technology ‡ Yes
Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) No

Intel® Data Protection Technology

Intel® AES New Instructions Yes
Secure Key Yes
Intel® Software Guard Extensions (Intel® SGX) Yes
Intel® Memory Protection Extensions (Intel® MPX) Yes

Intel® Platform Protection Technology

OS Guard Yes
Execute Disable Bit ‡ Yes
Intel® Device Protection Technology with Boot Guard Yes

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  • 4
    6700k can do the job almost

    Posted by Tina F. on Jan 6th 2017

    if you care about saving a few bucks go with 6 gen i say this is the latest and greatest of course but your can oc 6700k too

  • 5
    OC 5.2

    Posted by Ryan P. on Jan 6th 2017

    Got the h115i and the new maximus motherboard 5.2 overclocked like a charm

  • 5
    future proofing my desktop

    Posted by Max G. on Jan 6th 2017

    yes you can go with older gens but when the price is that close why would you. I know it's not a huge upgrade but heck it's the new year, new gen good for at least next 3-4 years right? I like it so far. whatever...

  • 5
    I'm excited for this CPU

    Posted by Mark W. on Jan 6th 2017

    got it today, had 5th gen i7 happy i waited. no brainer, decent price too

  • 5
    listen to people saying this is the same

    Posted by Vicki C. on Jan 6th 2017

    6700 is a great cpu no question but 7700 is new and little bit more improved so its better. especially now the price is lowest as just launched

  • 5
    OC Beast!!!

    Posted by Cameron E. on Jan 6th 2017

    Got it yesterday. OC to the max with my new ASUS z720. YAAAAs!

  • 5
    not a huge upgrade but satisfied

    Posted by John T. on Jan 6th 2017

    Was about to go with the 6700k but just saw they brought this. The price is super close so why not. Loving it. Thanks

  • 5
    Cooling is a must

    Posted by Verified Purchase on Jan 6th 2017

    Don't even think about going without a decent cooling system if you are overclocking this monster. I'm at 5.1 Ghz and rolling like a boss. Got the H115.