Intel® Processor Features Defined

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This article describes several technologies of Intel® Mobile and Desktop Processors and provides explanations and demos to view on Intel technologies to help you better understand the hardware and software Intel develops.

Be aware that this is meant to be comprehensive list and not all processor families contain all technologies. To see if your product contains a particular technology, go to Intel product information.

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Intel® Turbo Boost Technology

Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology

Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)

Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)

Intel® Trusted Execution Technology

Intel® AES new instructions

Intel® 64 Architecture

Idle states

Enhanced Intel Speedstep® Technology

Intel demand-based switching

Thermal monitoring technologies

Execute Disable Bit

Cache information

Chipset ID

Enhanced halt state

Expected frequency

Gigatransfers per second (GT/s)

Integrated memory controller

Intel® QuickPath Interconnect

Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology


Packaging information

Platform compatibility guide

Processor brand name

Processor family

Processor model

Processor number

Processor revision

Processor stepping

Processor type

Reported frequency

Intel® Streaming SIMD Extensions

System bus overclocking

This applies to:

Intel® Atom™ Processor
Intel® Atom™ Processor for Entry Level Desktop PCs
Intel® Celeron® Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ Duo Processor
Intel® Core™ i3 Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i3 Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™ i5 Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i5 Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™ i7 Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i7 Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™ i7 Mobile Processor Extreme Edition
Intel® Core™ i7 Processor Extreme Edition
Intel® Core™ M Processors
Intel® Core™ Solo Processor
Intel® Core™2 Duo Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™2 Duo Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™2 Extreme Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor
Intel® Core™2 Quad Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™2 Quad Processor
Intel® Core™2 Solo Processor
Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor Extreme Edition
Intel® Pentium® 4 Processors
Intel® Pentium® D Processor
Intel® Pentium® M Processor
Intel® Pentium® Processor Extreme Edition
Intel® Pentium® Processor for Desktop
Intel® Pentium® Processor for Mobile
Mobile Intel® Celeron® Processors
Mobile Intel® Pentium® 4 Processors - M

Solution ID: CS-031505
Last Modified: 19-Oct-2015
Date Created: 30-Mar-2010
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