How Can I Tell if My Processor Is an Intel® China Boxed Processor?

We recommend that you use WeChat* to identify your processor:

  1. Follow the Intel customer support official account by searching for IntelCustomerSupport, or scan the 2D Matrix shown.
    2D Matrix
  2. Send messages using 11# + Processor Serial Number (Example: 11#LLW1GC*JEY9S) or click Scan it in the self-service menu.

There are two other options you can use to identify your processor:

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Processor warranty information

This applies to:

Intel® Celeron® Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i3 Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i5 Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i7 Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i7 Processor Extreme Edition
Intel® Core™2 Duo Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor
Intel® Core™2 Quad Processor
Intel® Pentium® Processor for Desktop

Solution ID: CS-033623
Last Modified: 25-Aug-2015
Date Created: 19-Jun-2012