The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth rumour that Intel's Haswell-E will be in the shops by September.
The new chip will arrive with Intel's X99 chipset and DDR4 memory and will be pricy, but at least you have all summer to save up your pennies for it and take another paper round.
The Haswell-E processor is a next-generation platform and could be in the shops by September 14, 2014 this could coincide with an announcement at Intel's upcoming IDF 14 in San Francisco. IDF runs September 9-11.
The three Core i7 parts mentioned include the Core i7 5960X (8-core, 20MB L3 cache, 3GHz-3.5GHz), Core i7 5930K (6-core, 15MB L3 cache, 3.5GHz-3.7GHz), and the Core i7 5820K (6-core, 15MB cache, 3.3GHz-3.6GHz). All three reportedly carry a TDP of 140W and support Hyper-Threading.