Intel Skylake Core i7-6700K Almost Hits 7GHz

Intel's Skylake processor series is just starting to make its way to the overclocking benches and so far it's holding up pretty well. In an early torture tests it has managed to top out right at 6998.88MHz. This is no slouch as the processor's stock speed is a mere 4GHz. This quad-core CPU shows a lot of promise and boasts a mere 91W TDP rating.

The Asrock Z170 OC Formula is a premium platform for overclockers designed by Asrock and Nick Shih. The motherboard features 17-phase voltage regulator module for microprocessor that is based on high-end solid-state chokes and capacitors. The motherboard has sophisticated capabilities for overclocking and expansion.

Source: KitGuru