Intel Core i7-11700K

Intel Core i7-11700K

About processor

The Intel Core i7-11700K processor is a powerful and high-performing CPU designed for desktop use. With a total of 8 cores and 16 threads, this processor offers exceptional multitasking capabilities and is well-suited for demanding applications and gaming. The 14nm technology ensures efficient power consumption, while the base frequency of 3.6 GHz and max turbo frequency of 5 GHz allow for impressive performance across a wide range of tasks. The 16MB L3 cache further enhances the processor's speed and responsiveness. The integrated graphics model provides a convenient and cost-effective solution for users who don't require a dedicated graphics card. The TDP of 125W indicates that this processor may require adequate cooling to maintain optimal performance. In benchmark tests, the Intel Core i7-11700K demonstrates its capabilities with a Geekbench 6 Single Core score of 2207 and a Multi-Core score of 7901, showcasing its ability to handle both single-threaded and multi-threaded workloads with ease. Overall, the Intel Core i7-11700K is a top-of-the-line processor that offers impressive performance, making it an excellent choice for power users, gamers, and content creators seeking a reliable and high-performance CPU for their desktop systems.


Label Name
Launch Date
March 2021
Model Name
The Intel processor number is just one of several factors - along with processor brand, system configurations, and system-level benchmarks - to be considered when choosing the right processor for your computing needs.
Code Name
Rocket Lake

CPU Specifications

Total Cores
Cores is a hardware term that describes the number of independent central processing units in a single computing component (die or chip).
Total Threads
Where applicable, Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology is only available on Performance-cores.
Performance-core Base Frequency
3.6 GHz
Performance-core Max Turbo Frequency
Maximum P-core turbo frequency derived from Intel® Turbo Boost Technology.
5 GHz
L1 Cache
64K per core
L2 Cache
512K per core
L3 Cache
16MB shared
CPU Socket
The socket is the component that provides the mechanical and electrical connections between the processor and motherboard.
Lithography refers to the semiconductor technology used to manufacture an integrated circuit, and is reported in nanometer (nm), indicative of the size of features built on the semiconductor.
14 nm
125 W
Max. Operating Temperature
Junction Temperature is the maximum temperature allowed at the processor die.
100 °C

Memory Specifications

Memory Type
Intel® processors come in four different types: Single Channel, Dual Channel, Triple Channel, and Flex Mode. Maximum supported memory speed may be lower when populating multiple DIMMs per channel on products that support multiple memory channels.
Max Memory Size
Max memory size refers to the maximum memory capacity supported by the processor.
Memory Channels
The number of memory channels refers to the bandwidth operation for real world application.

GPU Specifications

Integrated Graphics Model
An integrated GPU refers to the graphics core that is integrated into the CPU processor. Leveraging the processor's powerful computational capabilities and intelligent power efficiency management, it delivers outstanding graphics performance and a smooth application experience at a lower power consumption.


Cinebench R23
Single Core Score
Cinebench R23
Multi Core Score
Geekbench 6
Single Core Score
Geekbench 6
Multi Core Score
Geekbench 5
Single Core Score
Geekbench 5
Multi Core Score
Passmark CPU
Single Core Score
Passmark CPU
Multi Core Score

Compared to Other CPU

Cinebench R23 Single Core
1530 +0.4%
Cinebench R23 Multi Core
15021 +2.4%
14784 +0.8%
14549 -0.8%
Geekbench 6 Single Core
Geekbench 6 Multi Core
7921 +0.3%
7910 +0.1%
Geekbench 5 Single Core
1706 +0.1%
Geekbench 5 Multi Core
10079 -0.1%
Passmark CPU Single Core
3416 +0.1%
Passmark CPU Multi Core
24836 +0.7%
24680 +0.1%
24600 -0.2%
24599 -0.2%