Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Can’t edit your favorite pics while performing Hi-Def video encoding or having a problem playing any game which demands a high performance processor. Well do not be so worried, Intel (the god of processors) has come up with its exciting new Intel Core i7 processor extreme edition. Although Intel has released many processors over the years, most of these offered only small iterations on existing designs, and were more evolutionary than revolutionary. This time it has come up with the world’s most advanced processors for those who like to use their PCs for things such as video gaming, photo editing or any other memory consuming operations. It has a monstrous capacity of handling various strenuous tasks simultaneously. Apart from its high speed performance, high quality gaming, the components of the processor are also amazing. It has 3.2 GHz of core speed as well as three channels of DDR3 1066 MHz memory. This quad core processor also includes eight processing threads with Intel’s incredible HT technology and eight megabytes of Intel Smart Cache and with the combination of Intel Turbo Boost technology and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, it merely has no match.
Currently this extreme i7 processor is being sold at a retail price of about 1010 USD. Although the price is a bit on the higher end, but if you are looking for a tool which makes interaction with your PC as smooth as it has never been, then you better go for it. Also, the cost of the desktop boards which are based on this new processor is a bit high (around 260 USD); no need to worry though, the prices are going to take a downward leap in a couple of months. Best features of the Core i7’s are
3.20 GHz core speed
3 Channels of DDR3 1066 MHz memory
8 MB of Intel Smart Cache
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology