Intel Core i7-7740X is a powerful CPU with 4 cores and 8 threads. It is based on the Kaby Lake architecture, offers a base speed of 4.3 GHz, and has a Turbo Boost speed of 4.5 GHz. It is a high-performance gaming processor for those who cannot live without the latest and greatest in CPU technology
The i7-7740X also comes with Intel Hyper-Threading Technology (Intel HT Technology) that enables two threads to run on every two physical cores, giving applications a total of eight threads. This gives software designers the ability to optimize their code for better multi-threaded performance.