According to a new report by Digitimes, generations of processors Intel Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X in the performance of Intel may be officially presented in the third quarter of 2017. This event can be timed to the World’s Fair Gamescom 2017, which will open its doors on August 22 next year. Together with the above new devices American manufacturer can also preview the chipset X299, oriented enthusiasts.
As previously reported, Intel Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X should be submitted at the same time, and can function with motherboards based on Intel X299 chipset, is set into the LGA2066 socket. It declared support of RAM standard DDR4-2600 MHz.
Generation Intel Kaby Lake-X carry up to four cores with 8 MB of cache with 112 W power and 16 lines PCIe. What to Skylake-X chips, they will come to market in six-, eight- and desyatiyadernyh configurations, announced the availability of the cache volume of 13.75 MB. Lines PCIe 3.0 data updates should be 44/28, and Thermo is 140 watts.
As for Intel X299 chipset, that according to preliminary data, it will be compatible with at least three CPU generations – Skylake, Kaby Lake and Cannonlake. We also know that it will offer the opportunity to the RAM work in quad mode Intel Skylake-X, and dual channel – for Kaby Lake-X. On board logic present 24 lines PCIe 3.0 interface, ten USB 3.0, eight USB 2.0, and Ethernet network based on the Intel controller.