Intel Core i5-11600K Desktop Processor up for Pre-order on Amazon US

11th Gen Intel Core i5-11600K desktop processor is now available to purchase online in the US. It has a pre-order price of $294.99 and will be released on March 30, 2021. Check out the pre-order page on Amazon US here.

April 2021 Price update: $264.99

Intel Core i5-11600K has a base clock speed of 3.9Ghz and a max turbo clock speed of 4.9Ghz supported. This is a hexa-core chipset and supports 12 threads. It supports Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0.

Core i5-11600K is compatible with 400 and 500 series chipset-based motherboards. It supports PCIe Gen 4.0 support and is Unlocked and overclockable.

Other 2021 11th Gen Intel Desktop Processors – Core i7-11700K, Core i9-11900K, Intel Core i5-11500 ( up for Pre-order – Price: $224.99 ), Intel Core i5-11400 ( up for Pre-order – Price: $204.99 ). Scroll down for specs comparison.

Intel Core i5-11600K SPecs and Features

  • Base clock speed: 3.9 GHz
  • Max Boost clock speed: Up to 4.9 GHz
  • Cores: 6
  • Threads: 12
  • Unlocked and overclockable: Yes
  • Boost technology: Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
  • TDP: 125W
  • Intel Smart Cache: 12M
  • Motherboard compatibility: 400 and 500 series

New 11th Gen Intel 2021 Desktop Processor Specs Comparison ( Source: Amazon US )

Specsi9-11900Ki7-11700Ki7-11700i7-11700Fi7-11700KFi5-11600K
Max Clock SpeedUp to 5.3 GHzUp to 5.0 GHzUp to 4.9 GHzUp to 4.9 GHzUp to 5.0 GHzUp to 4.9 GHz
Cores/Threads8/168/168/168/168/166/12
TDP (Thermal Design Power)125W125W65W65W125W125W
Frequency Boost TechnologyIntel Thermal Velocity Boost Technology Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 2.0
Intel Smart Cache16M16M16M16M16M12M
Onboard GraphicsYesYesYesNoNoYes
Unlocked and OverclockableYesYesNoNoYesYes
Motherboard CompatibilitySelect 400 and 500 seriesSelect 400 and 500 seriesSelect 400 and 500 seriesSelect 400 and 500 seriesSelect 400 and 500 seriesSelect 400 and 500 series

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Intel Core i7-11700K Processor in Stock on Amazon US | Price

Intel has launched Core i7-11700K Rocket Lake Processor in the US online. It is currently available for a price of $404.99 online. This processor is now in stock on Amazon US ( check here for the current price ).

Aug 2021 Price: $399.

You can also buy this with GIGABYTE Z590 AORUS PRO AX Gaming Motherboard at a price of $694.98 and with GIGABYTE Z590 AORUS Master at a price of $814.98 ( Apr 2021 Price ).

Aug 2021 Price: $668.99.

11th Gen Intel Core i7-11700K is an octa-core processor that supports 16 threads. It has a base clock speed of 3.6Ghz and a max turbo boost clock of 5.0Ghz. This chipset supports Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 and PCIe Gen 4.0.

If you want to read a detailed review and see benchmarks of the Core i7-11700K, i would recommend you check out this review by Anandtech.

Other New 2021 Intel Desktop Processor launches – Core i9-11900K ( Amazon link ), Core i5-11600K ( up for Pre-order – Price: $294.99 ), Intel Core i5-11500 ( up for Pre-order – Price: $224.99 ), Intel Core i5-11400 ( up for Pre-order – Price: $204.99 )

Core i7-11700K Specs and Features

  • Compatible with Intel 500 series & select Intel 400 series chipset based motherboards
  • Rocket Lake Series
  • Cypress Cove Architecture
  • 8 cores
  • 16 threads
  • Base frequency: 3.6Ghz
  • Turbo Boost frequency: 5.0Ghz
  • 125W TDP
  • Intel Optane Memory Support
  • PCIe Gen 4.0 Support
  • Intel Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 Support

Source: Amazon US

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