Outstanding gaming experiences extend beyond personal gameplay to your entire gaming community. Share those experiences by live-streaming or recording, editing, and posting your epic highlights. To perform at your best, get a great gaming PC powered by an 8th Gen Intel® Core™ processor that lets you live—and share—the ultimate gaming experience.
Great VR experiences involve the entire platform, not just any one component. The ideal combination of processor, graphics, I/O connectivity, display, and audio are required. A high-performance processor is key to achieving a balanced platform to make your VR experiences great. Attach your premium head-mounted display (HMD) to an 8th Gen Intel® Core™ processor-based PC, and prepare to be amazed.
Ultra HD Entertainment
To play premium movie streams in stunning 4K UHD, get an advanced platform that supports the latest media technologies and entertainment. Bring premium, high-quality content to your desktop, with smooth streaming of premium 4K UHD entertainment, including 4K video creation and sharing and 360-degree viewing.
Desktop PC performance is redefined with up to six cores for more processing power. Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology1 delivers up to 12-way multitasking support. Intel® Optane™ memory delivers amazing system responsiveness1 and Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology gives you that extra burst of performance for fluid gaming and smooth 4K video creation and sharing.
Unlocked & Overlocking ('K' Models Only)
For the enthusiast, the unlocked 8th Gen Intel® Core™ processors ('K' series only, whose model# ends with a 'K' suffix lettering) provide you the opportunity to tweak the platform performance to its fullest potential and enjoy great gaming and VR experiences. An impressive portfolio of standard and unlocked devices for a broad range of usages and performance levels provides you more control and more granularity for overclocking2 your platform.
Scalable Portfolio of Processors
The 8th Gen® Intel™ Core processor family enable superior experiences, whether you are looking for a smooth gaming experience, 4K video viewing, or just for doing general work on your computer more efficiently. If form factor is your priority, the 8th Gen is designed for desktop PCs from high-performance gaming towers, to slick and stylish all-in-ones, to compact living room minis.
|Series||Core i5 8th Gen|
|Name||Intel Core i5-8400|
|CPU Socket Type||LGA 1151 (300 Series)|
|Core Name||Coffee Lake|
|# of Cores||6-Core|
|# of Threads||6|
|Operating Frequency||2.8 GHz|
|Max Turbo Frequency||4.0 GHz|
|L2 Cache||6 x 256KB|
|Virtualization Technology Support||Yes|
|Integrated Graphics||Intel UHD Graphics 630|
|Graphics Base Frequency||350 MHz|
|Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency||1.05 GHz|
|PCI Express Revision||3|
|Max Number of PCI Express Lanes||16|
|Thermal Design Power||65W|
|Cooling Device||Heatsink and fan included|