Intel 14th Gen Core “Meteor Lake” Rumored to Requires LGA 2551 Socket, Release Date in Q4 2023

According to latest rumors from Moore’s Law is Dead, the upcoming Intel 14th Gen Core “Meteor Lake” desktop processor may require a new socket – LGA 2551, this means current LGA 1700 is only for Alder Lake and upcoming Raptor Lake CPUs.

According to MLID, the 14th Gen Meteor Lake Redwood Cove will have 12%-21% IPC increase than Raptor Cove. The release date for 14th Gen Meteor Lake is expected in Q4 of 2023.

The upcoming 15th Gen Arrow Lake will feature up to 40 (8C+32c) cores and same LGA 2551 socket, release date is expected in the second half of 2024.