With news of Intel breaking their usual release cycle and 8th-gen Intel Core processors reportedly to be released as early as October, VideoCardz has come out with a list of potential motherboards the new the LGA1151 range of motherboards from manufacturers that will be released side-by-side the desktop 8th-gen Intel Core processors sporting the refresh 14nm architecture codenamed Coffee Lake.
While the new processors will come in the same LGA1151 package as the previous Skylake and Kaby Lake releases, the new Coffee Lake processors will require the new Intel 300 series chipset-based motherboards to operate. Its also being reported that Skylake and Kaby Lake processors may be supported by Intel 300 series motherboards.
The reported lineup will consist of the top-end Z370 chipset and the mid-range B360 (named to avoid confusion against AMD’s B350 AM4 motherboards). The B360 is scheduled to launch alongside the 8th-gen Core i3 processors.
The initial list of motherboards are based off the Z370 chipset: