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Intel Core i9-9900K costs $499, offering 8C/16T at 5GHz

Intel's very first 8C/16T consumer CPUs will cost $499, with Core i9-9900K listings hitting Amazon early
By: Anthony Garreffa | CPU, APU & Chipsets News | Posted: 1 week, 6 days ago

Intel is expected to unveil its next-gen Core i9-9900K flagship processor really soon, with multiple teases of Z390 motherboards from the likes of ASUS, ASRock, GIGABYTE, MSI and more and now we're seeing the 9900K pricing for real.

 

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According to an early listing on Amazon, the new Core i9-9900K will cost $499 and offer 8C/16T at up to 5GHz. The lower-end Core i5-9600K will be a 6C/6T processor at up to 4.6GHz with a price of $263. You should be able to buy the new Core i9-9900K processor on October 19, which isn't too far away from now.

 

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This price could change and I definitely expect it to, so we could see Intel have an MSRP of $499 on the Core i9-9900K and that price could change rapidly with there not being much stock of the CPU. The Amazon listing has been pulled, while the Core i5-9600K listing on Amazon remains.

NEWS SOURCES:Guru3d.com

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