Core i9-7940X is a desktop processor from Intel released on 1 September 2017, and it is in active production status now. It belongs to Core i9 family and has a Skylake-X architecture. This processor is built on Intel Socket 2066, and uses Gen 3 PCI express connection. 14 nm process is used in production.
Processor has 14 cores and 28 threads, with the base frequency of 3.1 GHz. It has DDR4 Quad-channel memory support. As for the cache, it supports L1 64K (per core), L2 1MB (per core) and L3 19.25MB (shared).