We already know intel is preparing to release a 10-core 20-thread Broadwell-E CPU and it will be use currently available X99 motherboards.
The latest rumors suggest that the 10-core 20-thread 6950X model will cost $1500 USD, which is big price increase for a high-end Intel-E platform flagship. The last generation 8-core 5960K costed $999.99 at launch.
The CPUs are now rumored to be launching at Computex 2016, new Broadwell-E main changes are, new Extreme series flagship CPU will have two extra CPU cores, a stronger memory controller and the higher power efficiency that Intel’s Broadwell architecture and their 14nm manufacturing process provides.
Broadwell-E CPUs will be available in 6-core, 8-core and 10-core models and will come at a range of clock speeds.
|Processor Name||Intel Core i7-6950X||Intel Core i7-6900K||Intel Core i7-6850K||Intel Core i7-6800K|
|Core Clock||3.00 GHz||3.20 GHz||3.60 GHz||3.40 GHz|
|Boost Clock||3.50 GHz||3.70 GHz||3.80 GHz||3.60 GHz|
|L3 Cache||25 MB L3 Cache||20 MB L3 Cache||15 MB L3 Cache||15 MB L3 Cache|
|Unlocked Multiplier (BCLK OC)||Yes, Full Range OC||Yes, Full Range OC||Yes, Full Range OC||Yes, Full Range OC|
|Socket||LGA 2011-3||LGA 2011-3||LGA 2011-3||LGA 2011-3|
|Memory Support||DDR4-2400 MHz||DDR4-2400 MHz||DDR4-2400 MHz||DDR4-2400 MHz|
|~$1500 US||~$999 US||~$550 US||~$390 US|