Intel Core i7-6850K (3.60GHz) drop from $700 to $550, and the i7-6800K (3.40GHz) drop down to $360, from $500.Also, some mid-range chips are receiving price cuts as well. Those include the i7-6700K, a 4.0GHz chip dropping from $400 to $260, and the i7-6600K, a 3.50GHz quad-core part dropping from $270 to $180. Even Intel's latest and greatest Kaby Lake-based i7-7700K has experienced a drop, from $380 to $299, with places like Amazon and NewEgg retailing for $349.
damm gameface you could have saved some monies
Intel Reacts To AMD Ryzen Apparently Cutting Prices On Core i7 And i5 Processors
Read more at https://hothardware.com/news/intel-...cutting-prices-on-core-i7#dVyU5VgOfqLSMdQq.99
pretty nice price drops, i thought they would wait for independent benchmarks!
because i am eagerly awaiting independent benchmarks.
gameface you should get the i7 6700k or 7700k as an upgrade over your i5
personally for my main rig i will keep intel(because isrtaels invovlement into the intel cpu business)