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Intel Devil's Canyon and Unlocked Pentium's pricing and details leaked

Intel's specifications for Devil's Canyon and its 20th Anniversary Pentium-class processor leaked along, along with the pricing

By: Roshan Ashraf Shaikh from May 27, 2014 @ 6:39 CDT

New details have surfaced that sheds more light over the upcoming Devil's Canyon CPU and the unlocked Pentium series processors. It was previously reported that the Devil's Canyon will use a new packaging and better thermal paste.


There are two of such CPUs: i7 with Quad Core and hyper threading, and i5 which uses quad-core. The i7-4690K is clocked at 4 GHz with turbo boost up to 4.4 GHz, along with 8MB L3 Cache and 88w TDP. This is said to be priced for around $362.

The i5-4960K has a base clock of 3.5 GHz with turbo boost of up to 3.9 GHz paired with a 6MB L3 Cache and also has a TDP of 88w. This processor will be priced for ~$254.


Both of these processors would be available for Intel 8-series and 9-series motherboards which uses LGA1150 socket. Though it should be noted that Intel didn't confirm this yet, officially.


One of the 20th Anniversary Pentium series processor is modeled as G3258. This will be a dual-core CPU clocked at 3.2 GHz with 3MB L3 Cache. Its assumed that this processor will not have hyper threading considering that this processor is priced for $78. According to the leaked CPU-Z info, Intel Pentium G3258 will be based on 22nm and also not have VT-d.


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