Search
Homepage This page's url is: -crn- Rankings and Research Companies Channelcast Marketing Matters CRNtv Events WOTC Jobs HPE Discover 2019 News Cisco Partner Summit 2019 News Cisco Wi-Fi 6 Newsroom Dell Technologies Newsroom Hitachi Vantara Newsroom HP Reinvent Newsroom IBM Newsroom Ingram Micro ONE 2019 News Juniper NXTWORK 2019 News Lenovo Newsroom Lexmark Newsroom NetApp Insight 2019 News Cisco Live Newsroom HPE Zone Intel Tech Provider Zone

Intel Intros 8-Core Laptop CPUs, Expands F-Series To Ease Shortage

Here are four things to know about Intel's new ninth-generation Core processors for laptops and desktops, what they mean for the market, and how they compete against AMD.

Back 1   2   3   ... 5 Next
photo

Ninth-Gen Core H-Series Brings 5 GHz Speeds To Laptops

At the top of the new ninth-generation Intel Core H-series family is the Core i9-9980HK, which is the company's first i9 processor to bring a 5 GHz turbo clock speed, eight cores and 16 threads, and support for 16 megabytes of Intel Smart Cache to a laptop. The i9-9980HK is the only unlocked processor in the new line.

The company said the processors — which go all the way down to the four-core i5-9300H with a 4.1 GHz turbo clock speed — provide up to a 33 percent overall performance improvement over a three-year-old laptop running a sixth-generation Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor. They also provide a 28 percent increase in responsiveness when compared to the same three-year-old system.

The new processors come with support for Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX200 to enable gigabit wireless speeds, Thunderbolt 3 connectivity and Intel Optane memory technology. Other features include Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, Intel Hyper-Threading Technology and Intel's integrated graphics technology.

 
 
Back 1   2   3   ... 5 Next

sponsored resources