Intel's Nehalem-based chips to carry Intel Core brand

Mutschler, Ann Steffora
August 2008
Electronic News;8/18/2008, Vol. 54 Issue 33, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Intel Corp.'s Nehalem-based chips will carry the Intel Core brand name. The upcoming high performance and energy efficiency desktop processors produced in its Nehalem facility will be branded "Intel Core Processor," which includes an "Extreme Edition" version and formally branded as "Intel Core i7 processor." The first Nehalem-based products will contain Intel's Hyper Threading Technology capable of handling eight software "threads" on four processor cores.


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