Recent news hinted that Intels upcoming x299 Platform is just around the corner. Originally the X platforms were targeted at enthusiast but the presence of a 4C/48 as well as a 4C/4T (formerly called i5) model seem to indicate that it will no longer hold true. Besides that Intel seems to expand their naming scheme, introducing the core i9.
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Latest leaks got us a possible lineup with a Core i9-7920X as the new flagship sporting 12 Cores and 24 Threads. There is nothing known about pricing right now.
Things will get very interesting within the next few months and right now there is no telling what AMD and Intel will come up with next and who will be the winner of 2017.