Intel announces new Core X-series processors, features the new Core i9

Intel has announced the new Core X-series, the company’s flagship series of enthusiast desktop processors. With the introduction of this series, Intel has also introduced the new Core i9 series of processors.

Based on the new X299/LGA2066 “Basin Falls” platform, the Core X-series has nine different products, of which five are being announced today and four will be arriving later. Customers will have a choice from 4 cores to 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18 cores all the way at the top, making it one of the most diverse range on the market. Almost all models will have Intel’s…