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All You Want to Know About i7 Cores

Intel’s i7 cores are the high end model cores built with the new Nehalem microarchitecture, and although they have different editions available they are all capable of remarkable performances. They have speed, power, hyper threading and turbo boost available, and if you need that capability the i7 cores are what you should buy. Bright Hub’s expert writers have not only analyzed the strengths and weaknesses of the different editions, they inform you which will best suit your needs.

Do you want to understand the difference between the i7 and the i5? Our articles explain that clearly.

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Whether you need graphics processing power or speed, the kind of multiprocessing needed for playing the newest 3D games or actually creating them, Intel’s i7 cores give you what you need, and our articles tell you which version will be the best fit too.

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