Today, HP officially listed the new desktop of the Shadow Elf series on the whole network: Shadow Elf 8, and opened the reservation,It will officially open for sale on January 19.
The Shadow Genie 8 Series allows users to choose between a 12th-generation Core i5 12400F and an i7 12700F 65W processor.
Both processors are Intel's recently launched 12th generation Core processors, of which the i5 12400F has 6 large cores, 12 threads, 18MB of L3 cache, the highest frequency of 4.4GHz, the maximum power of about 117W, in terms of performance can slightly beat AMD's Ryzen 5600X.
The i7 12700F has 8 large, 4 small, 12 cores, 20 threads, 25MB of tertiary cache, the highest frequency of 4.9GHz, and the maximum power is about 150W, which can press the AMD Ryzen™ 7 5800X processor with the same positioning.
On the graphics card,The Shadow Elf 8 Series is available in three options: gtx 1660 S, RTX 3060 and RTX 3060 Ti.
Among the three graphics cards, the RTX 3060 Ti has the strongest performance, followed by the RTX 3060, and the GTX 1660 S is the lowest, and does not support light tracking, users can choose according to their needs.
Other aspects,The Shadow Genie 8 series comes standard with 16GB DDR4 3200 RAM and a 512GB SSD+1TB HDD HDD combination, providing users with ample storage space.
In terms of appearance, Shadow Elf 8 is more restrained than other high-performance desktop designs, without a large number of transparent pieces design and RGB as decoration, but adopts a business hosting-like style, low-key and calm.
In terms of price, the lowest i5+GTX 1660S model started at 6299 yuan, the i5+RTX 3060 model started at 6799 yuan, the i5+RTX 3060 Ti model started at 7699 yuan, and the highest i7+RTX 3060 Ti model started at 8699 yuan.