2011 Intel Unlocked Processors: Product Brief
Product Brief: Unlocked Processors with Overclocking Enabled
If you’re looking for more flexible performance, the Intel® Core™ i7-2600K and Intel® Core™ i5-2500K processors are the way to go. With faster, smarter technology that dynamically applies processing power when it’s needed most, the 2nd gen Intel Core i7-2600K and Intel Core i5–2500K processors give you maximum speed to complete your everyday tasks and also provide you with the power you desire to run heavy-duty applications. Of course, if you want the best of the best, the Intel® Core™ i7-990X is your choice. With up to 12 threads working for you, there is no better way to get ultimate performance.
Shatter Your Performance Limits
With advanced tools to help you optimize your PC, these processors are designed to help you get the most out of your overclocking experience. The processors’ unlocked multipliers allow you to easily increase the core and memory frequencies independently from the rest of the system, improving your ability to reach high core and memory clock speeds that go beyond the processor specifications.
And if that’s not enough, we’ve got even more for you. You can also increase the current wattage limits of the processor, pushing the limits of your machine even further. Hit a power wall? With these unique processors, you can go beyond those limits. This means more power to meet the demands of running at higher frequencies. Combined with a robust motherboard, high-performance DDR3 memory based on Intel® Extreme Memory Profiles (Intel® XMP), and a rock-solid cooling solution, you’ve got the ultimate overclocking flexibility and options for the avid performance enthusiast.
Read the full 2011 Intel® Unlocked Processors Product Brief.