18-Core Intel Core i9-7980XE dispersed to 4.8 GHz
In the network appeared the results of testing the performance of the flagship processor of Intel Core-X. the Model Core i9-7980XE, overclocked to 4.8 GHz, demonstrated in FireStrike result 37485 points. Note that all the 18 cores were active. For comparison, the 10-core model Core i9-7900X on regular frequency gains of about 10000 points. It is unclear, however, what settings were selected in each case. It is known that the basis of the system was the Asus Rampage VI APEX X299.
For heat dissipation from the Intel Core i9-7980XE has been used a liquid cooling system. The CPU temperature did not exceed 90°C. Voltage Vcore is chosen automatically, from time to time reaching to 1.25 V.