Which motherboard to choose for the Intel i9 series processor, with 14 cores, 28 threads, the Intel Core i9-7940X? This processor is part of the Skylake-X family, it is built in 14 nm+. It has a cache memory of 19.25 MB, a base frequency of 3.1 GHz, a turbo frequency of 4.3 GHz, a TDP of 165 W. Here is a ranking of the best motherboards for this chip.
|Processor||Geekbench 4 single core||Geekbench 4 multi-core||Average memory||Type||Average rating||Reviews||Price|
|ASUS PRIME X299-DELUXE||5670||47946||55 GB||ATX||3.3||95||$400|
|ASUS ROG RAMPAGE VI APEX||5361||46448||35 GB||ATX||4.0||6||$944|
|ASRock X299 Taichi||5551||46132||131 GB||ATX||4.0||69||$350|
|ASUS ROG RAMPAGE VI EXTREME||5416||45770||106 GB||ATX||3.7||87||$635|
|ASUS PRIME X299-A||5357||43354||54 GB||ATX||3.4||79||$296|
The power results come from an average of the 250 best performances.
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