Intel Core i9-12900KS power consumption increased to 150W, Price will be over $750
Intel has already said at CES 2022 that it will release the KS version of the 12th-generation Core, and the highest boost clock will reach 5.5GHz, they must be Core i9-12900KS. This processor is designed for high-end enthusiasts and overclockers. Although there has been no news of this processor since then, Intel is already preparing to bring this processor to the market.
In terms of the selling price, its current preliminary price on ShopBLT is $780 for loose pieces and $790 for boxes. The final official suggested retail price will be over $750. It is about $150 higher than the Core i9-12900K. This price is high enough, and only hardcore players will pay for it.
The Core i9-12900KS is expected to launch this quarter, and retailers usually put the product on their listings.