Intel’s Mobile Core i9-10980HK Detailed

It looks like Intel is ready to compete with AMD’s Ryzen 9 4900HS mobile processor as they are readying their new flagship mobile part, the Core i9-10980HK. This chip is based off the 14nm “Comet Lake-H” silicon and is an 8-core, 16-thread part with a maximum boost speed (Thermal Velocity Boost) of 5.3 GHz, all while maintaining an aggressive power target of 45W TDP.

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With these specs the chip should perform somewhere between the desktop Core i7-9700K and the Core i9-9900K, both of which have a TDP of 95W. Intel is expected to launch their 10th generation Core i9 H-series processors on April 2nd, the same day NVIDIA is expected to launch their mobile GeForce RTX 20 Super series.

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