Overview of the Intel® Processor Identification Utility

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09/19/2019

Download the Intel® Processor Identification Utility.

What is the Intel® Processor Identification Utility?

This utility reports the name and the number of the Intel® processor and Intel® HD Graphics if supported by the processor. The utility enables you also to check the processor information such as frequency, technologies, and CPUID data and save the information. The utility has three sections: Processor Frequency, CPU Technologies, and CPUID

Here is an example:

Intel Processor Identification Utility

What is the information reported under PROCESSOR FREQUENCY tab?

  • Reported and expected frequencies
  • Cache information
  • Number of cores and threads

Here is an example:

Processor Frequency tab

What is the information reported under CPU TECHNOLOGIES tab?

  • Intel® Virtualization, Intel® Hyper-Threading, Intel® 64 architecture, Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® , Intel® AES New Instructions, Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions, Intel® Internet Streaming SIMD Extensions (SSE), Execute Disable Bit, and Enhanced halt state Technologies

Here is an example:

CPU Technologies tab

What is the information reported under CPUID DATA tab?

  • Processor Type, Family, Model, Stepping Revision, and CPUID
  • Cache information
  • Graphics controller name

For more information , refer to CPUID Information for Intel® Processor Identification Utility.

Here is an example:

CPUID tab

How can I save the information of the processor using this utility?

Under File, click Save, choose a folder, and click OK. The text file will be stored in the folder you have chosen.

Is there any Linux* version of the Intel® Processor Identification Utility?

No, there's no Linux* version for this utility.

What are the supported Windows* operating system (OS) versions?

Refer to Supported Operating Systems for the Intel® Processor Identification Utility.

What are the supported Intel® processors for Intel® Processor Identification Utility?

Refer to Supported Intel® Processor for Intel® Processor Identification Utility.

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