Intel Core i7-6700K will replace the flagship i7-4790K as per rumors

keeping in accordance with Intels Tick-tock policy a lineup refresh rumors have started to circulate; the rumored Skylake-S(as show in the leaked slide below) will be a direct replacement of current Haswell powered CPUs.

44969_07_intels-upcoming-core-i7-6700k-replace-flagship-4790k_fullHeres what we know form the graph

  • The Skylake-S family will have at least 5 processors.
  • The new Intel Core i7 – 6700K will take the place of Intel’s current Flagship CPU from the Haswell series i.e Intel Core i7 – 4790K.
  • Following this we will also be able to see Intel Core i5 – 6600K which will be popular too as the lower priced offering.

both silicone’s will are expected to see some speed improvements as per our earlier report .

Also its mention worthy thatSkylake S is rumored to support both DDR3 and DDR4 memory as per our earlier report .

Adding to this we might see some yet to be leaked Boradwell-E processor to refresh the Intel HEDT lineup.

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