Background on Intel Core i7 (Broadwell-E) CPU
Intel's enthusiast-class Core i7 processors represent the top-end of their consumer CPU line, and overlap in part with the Xeon E5 series. These processors range from six to ten cores, with clock speeds of 3.0 to 3.6GHz - and they are all overclockable as well. Under-the-hood architectural improvements have also been brought over from other recent Intel product lines, giving these new "Broadwell-E" processors fantastic performance for demanding applications.
|Product Line||Core i7|
|Number of Cores||10|
|Clock Speed||3.0 GHz|
|Max. Turbo Boost||4.0 GHz|
|All-Core Turbo Boost||3.4 GHz|
|Thermal Output||140 W|
|Virtualization Technology (VT-x)||Yes|
|Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)||Yes|
|Trusted Execution Technology||No|
Configure a scientific workstation with the Intel Core i7 6950X 3.0GHz Ten Core 25MB 140W.