Drive Your Small and Mid-Sized Business Upwards

Improve your small and mid-sized business capabilities with the Intel® B250 chipset and 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor.

Redefined Performance for Your Business
The Intel® B250 chipset and 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors will allow your small and mid-sized business the freedom to grow. Whether it is responsiveness or expandability, the Intel® B250 chipset and 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors will provide you with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.01 and Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology1 to get you there. From manageability to security, the Intel B250 chipset will allow you to reach new goals.

Strengthen Software Security from the Inside
With misused and stolen user credentials causing more than half of today’s data breaches, grounding identity protection in hardware is one of the smartest ways to defend your business. New Intel® B250 chipset and 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor-based systems with Intel® Authenticate1 provide a robust multifactor solution that is protected in hardware, reducing exposure to software-level attacks such as password cracking, phishing, and screen scraping.

Allow Your Eyes to See New Colors
For the first time ever, allow your eyes to see new colors with Wide Color Gamut. Experience eye-popping visuals in HDR that will define the future viewing standard.

Your Media, Always Ready to Wow
The Intel® B250 chipset and 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor allow you quick access to your digital life with Intel® Ready Mode Technology.1 Voice command support makes your life easier along with providing the assurance that your favorite apps are always up-to-date. Melt into the amazing sound on the Intel® B250 chipset with Intel® Smart Sound Technology.1 Enhanced voice support and studio-quality sound will please even the most demanding audiophiles.

Improved Visuals on Intel® Processor Graphics
Supporting the transformation and growth of media into 4K, the 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors and the Intel® B250 chipset enables premium 4K content.1 For the first time ever, allow your eyes to see new colors with Wide Color Gamut.1 Experience eye-popping visuals in HDR that will define the future viewing standard.1 3D movies come to life with Intel® InTru™ 3D technology.1 The Intel B250 chipset also supports up to three independent displays2 to get more done.

Your Options for Storage Will be Unbounded
The Intel® B250 chipset and the 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors introduces Intel® Optane™ memory with intelligent software which provides performance improvements as well as fast app response times for system acceleration and responsiveness.

Storage Capabilities Expanded
When the Intel® B250 chipset is paired with a 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor, your options for storage will be expanded. Integrated USB 3.0 makes moving files to your tablet and smartphone blazing fast. Enable speedy data transfers with support for PCIe* 3.0 storage devices. The Intel® B250 chipset and the 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors introduces Intel® Optane™ memory3 with intelligent software which provides performance improvements as well as fast app response times for system acceleration and responsiveness.

Features at a Glance

Features

Benefits

Support for the 7th and 6th Gen Intel® Core™ Processors

Supports the 7th and 6th Gen Intel® Core™ processors with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0,1 Intel® Pentium® processors, and Intel® Celeron® processors.

Intel® Ready Mode Technology1

Provides quick access to your PC with applications that are up-to-date and constantly connected.

Intel® Rapid Storage Technology1

Provides Advanced Host Controller Interface (AHCI) support and low power management of your SATA devices. Support for external SATA (eSATA) enables the full SATA interface speed outside the chassis, up to 3 Gb/s.

Intel® Rapid Storage Technology for PCI Express* Storage1

Enables Intel® Rapid Storage Technology features with PCI Express*-based SSDs.

Intel® Optane™ Memory3

Provides performance improvements as well as fast app response times for system acceleration and responsiveness.

Intel® Smart Sound Technology1

Integrated digital signal processor (DSP) for audio offload and audio/voice features.

Intel® High Definition Audio1

Integrated audio support enables premium digital surround sound and delivers advanced features such as multiple audio streams and jack re-tasking.

Universal Serial Bus 3.0

Integrated USB 3.0 support provides great enhancement in performance with a design data rate of up to 5 Gb/s.

Universal Serial Bus 2.0

High-Speed USB 2.0 support with a design data rate of up to 480 Mb/s.

Serial ATA (SATA) 6 Gb/s

High-speed storage interface supporting up to 6 Gb/s transfer rates for optimal data access.

Intel® Device Protection Technology with Boot Guard2

Helps protect the system’s pre-OS environment from viruses and malicious software attacks.

eSATA

SATA interface designed for use with external SATA devices. Provides a link for 3 Gb/s data speeds to eliminate bottlenecks found with current external storage solutions.

SATA Port Disable

Enables individual SATA ports to be enabled or disabled as needed. This feature helps provide added protection of data by preventing malicious removal or insertion of data through SATA ports. Especially targeted for eSATA ports.

PCI Express* 3.0 Interface

Offers up to 8 GT/s for fast access to peripheral devices and networking with PCI Express* 3.0 x1 ports, configurable as x2, x4, and x8 depending on desktop motherboard designs.

USB Port Disable

Enables individual USB ports to be enabled or disabled as needed. This feature helps provide added protection of data by preventing malicious removal or insertion of data through USB ports.

Intel® Integrated 10/100/1000 MAC

Support for the Intel® Ethernet Connection I219-V.

Conflict Free

“Conflict-free” refers to products, suppliers, supply chains, smelters, and refiners that, based on our due diligence, do not contain or source tantalum, tin, tungsten or gold (referred to as “conflict minerals” by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission) that directly or indirectly finance or benefit armed groups in the Democratic Republic of the Congo or adjoining countries.

Green Technology

Manufactured with lead-free and halogen-free4 component packages.

Product and Performance Information

1

Intel® technologies' features and benefits depend on system configuration and may require enabled hardware, software or service activation. Performance varies depending on system configuration. No computer system can be absolutely secure. Check with your system manufacturer or retailer or learn more at http://www.intel.com.

2

Requires the use of a 6th or 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor. This feature is dependent on your system configuration.

3

Intel® Optane™ memory requires specific hardware and software configuration. Visit www.intel.com/OptaneMemory for configuration requirements.

4

Applies only to brominated and chlorinated flame retardants (BFRs/CFRs) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) in the final product. Intel components as well as purchased components on the finished assembly meet JS-709A requirements, and the PCB/Substrate meet IEC 61249-2-21 requirements. The replacement of halogenated flame retardants and/or PVC may not be better for the environment.