The Intel Core i7 8700K is the latest flagship in Intel’s latest consumer line-up, dubbed ‘CofeeLake’. With 6 cores and 12 threads, this CPU is not only great for the productivity-based tasks but will also work well in new games that take advantage of a greater number of threads!
CPU Cooler: Cooler Master MasterLiquid 240 (note: not pro, has a white cooler master led logo, new links & images please)
For the CPU Cooler this Cooler Master 240mm option is a great choice. The new Intel Coffee-lake chips are renowned for running a tad hotter than their predecessors and this Cooler will keep it nicely in check, whilst providing near silent performance!
Amazon (US): Amazon (UK): Amazon (Intl.): Newegg (US): B & H (US):