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The latest quad-core processor from the Skylake range (Tock), the sixth generation of Intel processors, brings many new technologies and increased performance. It also introduces support for the high-speed DDR4 memory standard, and featuresIntel HD Graphics 530 with support for DirectX 12 as well asthe new Z170 Express chipset. The processor is a great choice if you want high performance for demanding tasks, multitasking or playing the most demanding games.
The Skylake architecture is based on the 14nm manufacturing process, which guarantees a good consumption/performance ratio. The Intel Core i5-6600K is clocked at 3.5 GHz and is intended for the new socket Socket 1151. The time-tested Turbo Boost 2.0 technology, will boost the frequency up to 3.9 GHz whenever necessary, allowing the cores to exceed their base clock speed. The fast 6MB L3 cache ensures snappy data access and immediate response in all applications. Also, models with the K designation have an unlocked multiplier for easy overclocking.
Intel Corporation is the world's largest manufacturer of semiconductor circuits and related components, powering a large share of the world's computers, devices, and machines with their powerful and reliable processors. One of the most established and successful companies to come out of Silicon Valley, they've been a driver of the technology revolution ever since.
Intel employs over 96,500 employees worldwide and is one of the biggest and richest companies in the world. For decades, their slogan was "Intel Inside"; however, they replaced with the more dynamic "Leap ahead" in 2005, signalling a renewed commitment to innovation.
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