Code-named ‘Rocket Lake-S’, the 11th Gen Intel Core S-series desktop processors come led by the flagship Intel Core i9-11900K. With speeds up to 5.3GHz using Intel Thermal Velocity Boost, the processor delivers even more performance to gaming and PC enthusiasts.
Designed to game
The processors are engineered on the new Cypress Cove architecture which is designed to transform hardware and software efficiency and increase performance. At the top of the stack, you find the 5.3GHz 8-core 11th Gen Intel Core i9-11900K. This comes with 16 threads and 16MB of Intel Smart Cache. Further support for fast memory speeds with DDR4-3200 helps enable smooth gameplay and seamless multitasking.
Via close work with more than 200 top game developers, Intel has brought a host of game, engine, and rendering optimisations to applications. This way, the new S-series of processors can take advantage and deliver exciting gaming experiences.
With 11th Gen Intel Core desktop processors, you get a set of new overclocking tools and features. This alongside more flexible tuning allows for unmatched speeds and superior game performance. This generation includes real-time memory overclocking which enables changes to DDR4 frequency in real time.
Media and streaming features
Alongside enhancements to AAA gaming titles, the 11th Gen Intel Core S-series delivers rich media experiences. It supports Intel Quick Sync Video, enhanced 10bit AV1 or 12bit high-efficiency video coding decode and end-to-end compression, integrated HDMI 2.0 and discrete Thunderbolt 4 and WiFi 6e support.