Latest PC platform processor from Intel Corporation for Korean market is called ‘Intel Core i7-980X Extreme Edition‘.

The Intel Core i7-980X Extreme Edition is the first 32nm, comes with 6 core 12 computing threads processor. It supports Intel Turbo Boost, HyperThreading and Virtualization Technology. Another distinction advantage is that the Core i7-980X Extreme Edition supports the Unreal LightMass global illumination software from Epic Games. This Unreal Lightmass will turbo boost and give you the complete new level of graphics and gaming experience.

According to Intel’s news, this Intel Core i7-980X is going to be released into the market the first quarter of 2010. But so far, we have not obtain any info on the exact release date and pricing for countries outside South Korea yet.



More info from Intel website here.