Overclocked Intel CPU draws 1kW

Overclocked Intel CPU draws 1kW

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by Thomas Scherer @ elektormagazine.com

The impressively powerful i9-7980XE CPU from Intel boasts not just 18 cores and 36 threads but also an unlocked clock multiplier. The spec was clearly an open invitation to Roman Hartung who has something of a reputation when it comes to overclocking processors. In tests he was able to crank up the clock of this beast to 5.7 GHz at which point the CPU draws around 1kW of power.

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