Intel® Performance Maximizer for Intel® Core™ X-series Processors



Intel® Performance Maximizer will be discontinued as of April 24, 2023. This record downloads the xml for Intel® Performance Maximizer.

Available Downloads

  • Windows 10, 64-bit*
  • Size: 1.9 GB
  • SHA1: B52B76D49DE5EA342B74A867B53B8AFE84537E93
  • Windows 10, 64-bit*
  • Size: 1.9 GB
  • SHA1: 83074FA88248DA2510E8AF76A9B6AABDC3E61537
  • Windows 10, 64-bit*
  • Size: 1.7 GB
  • SHA1: 7E046EE6B0EB635734F33CAB2F6515A1BFE801CE

Detailed Description

Intel® Performance Maximizer is an innovative, hyper-intelligent automatic processor overclocking tool. The tool makes it easier than ever to dynamically custom-tune an unlocked Intel® processor based upon its individual performance potential. Whether you’re seeking an added speed boost to gain a gaming edge or need your system to keep pace with your creativity, Intel® Performance Maximizer is a new way to confidently bring added performance to your system.

Important note for installation: There are three downloadable files and you must download all three files for the tool to work with Intel Core-X (i9-10980XE, i9-10940X, i9-10920X and i9-10900X) overclocking. Double-click on the part 1 file that has the extension .exe to extract all parts of the zip into one folder.

Important note: Windows® 10, 64-bit RS5 (Version 1809) or newer

Note: The same user-guide and release notes are used for the following downloads: 29435 and 29436

Other versions of Intel® Performance Maximizer:

Intel® Performance Maximizer for 11th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors

Intel® Performance Maximizer for 10th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors

Intel® Performance Maximizer for 9th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors

Product and Performance Information


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