Clarkdale platform detailed, Core i3 chip benchmarked

By Jos
Aug 20, 2009
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  1. It appears that yet another unannounced Intel processor has trickled down to the hands of testers a bit early. Not long after posting their preview of a hexacore Gulftown CPU, Chinese site HKEPC brings us a slew of information about the upcoming mainstream desktop variants known as Clarkdale, and included some Core i3 benchmark numbers for good measure.

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  2. teklord

    teklord TechSpot Maniac Posts: 523

    Time to go quad IMO, this is a tad late.
  3. can you see the word Core i5 chip and Core i3 chip?
    and also "a 32nm die-shrink of the current 45nm Nehalem architecture"
  4. compdata

    compdata TechSpot Paladin Posts: 604

    These are probably going to be more then sufficient for most users. Most software struggles to take advantage of 2 cores efficiently right now, let alone 4. These don't hold much interest for me though as I am a heavy multi-tasker and run some pretty processor intensive image editing programs.
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