Enjoy quicker speeds and advanced video processing results with the Intel Core i7-2600K 3.4 GHz CPU. With quad cores and lightning fast processing power, this CPU delivers all the benchmark performance you expect from Intel processors. This Intel core chip meets both mobile and desktop needs with fast and efficient processing, creating an enjoyable computing experience.This Intel core 3.4 GHz CPU has impressive specifications including four cores and eight threads, allowing it to multi-task with ease. Hyper-Thread technology optimizes its ability to produce sleeker, smoother processing results. It has the ability to support up to 8 threads with processor speeds of a 3.40 GHz CPU. Along with the performance expected with such a powerful processor, this Intel 3.4 GHz quad-core chip also comes with an integrated GPU that is capable of handling a wide range of software, including high-definition videos, light-and-medium games, and 3-D applications. This Intel quad core chip leverages thermal design power to provide a smooth and enjoyable gaming and application experience. The i7-2600 3.4 GHz Intel core processor also allows you to stream your favorite high-definition content or play Blu-ray content with ease. This quad core chip supports overclocking for even faster gains and turbo speed. The support for overclocking and ability to blow away benchmarks makes this Intel core chip an ideal choice for both gaming rigs and workstations. It has the flexibility to support a wide range of applications and games to meet your needs. The i7-2600k is compatible with a wide range of graphic cards and has a graphics max dynamic frequency of 1.35 GHz and a graphics base frequency of 850 MHz. The base frequency of 850 MHz creates a seamless and smooth gaming experience and the power to run a number of sophisticated games and software with ease. It also supports up to two displays, giving you the ability to utilize a multiple-monitor set up. The i7-2600k 3.4ghz quad core Intel CPU uses an LGA1155 socket and will work with a motherboard that supports that socket type. It is compatible with a wide range of Intel and Asus model motherboards. As a sandy bridge generation processor, it can be used in both desktop computers and laptops to provide excellent processing power.The i7-2600 quad core chip can also meet all your RAM needs as it supports up to 32 GB of DDR 1066/1333 memory with two memory channels and 21 gb/s maximum memory bandwidth. This gives your device the backbone it needs for smooth processing and excellent usability. The 2600k also supports fast cache speeds and uses SmartCache tech to improve visual effects and graphic smoothing.This Intel core 2600k processor has the CPU power that you need to get the performance you desire. It can meet your mobile needs and provide the power you need for gaming, applications, and integrated graphics. It has the power and reliability you expect and the flexibility to serve a wide variety of needs and functionality. Stock cooling solution included.