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Intel’s low-power Apollo Lake chips detailed

Now that PC makers are starting to launch computers powered by Intel’s low-power Apollo Lake processors, Intel is starting to provide more details about the chips. The first 6 Apollo Lake chips are Celeron and Pentium processors aimed at inexpensive laptop, 2-in-1, and low-power desktop computers. But several the highest-performance Apollo Lake chips are 10 […]

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These are some of Intel’s first Apollo Lake chips

Intel’s Apollo Lake processors will be the first chips to use the company’s new Goldmont CPU architecture. They’re expected to launch later this year, and they’ll replace the low-power Pentium and Celeron chips in the Braswell family which use Intel’s older Airmont CPU cores. While we know that Intel is promising that Goldmont will offer […]

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Intel: Faster, cheaper Bay Trail Celeron, Pentium chips on the way

Intel plans to refresh its low-power, low-cost mobile processor lineup in time for the 2014 back-to-school season this fall. We’ve already seen that a series of new Intel Atom Bay Trail chips for tablets are on the way. Now Intel is unveiling next-gen Bay Trail and Celeron chips for notebooks, tablets, 2-in-1 systems, and desktops. […]

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Intel is already phasing out first-gen Bay Trail Celeron, Pentium chips

Just a few months after launching its first Celeron and Pentium chips based on Bay Trail/Silvermont technology, Intel is starting to kill off chips such as the Intel Celeron N2810 and Pentium N3510 to make way for newer processors. That doesn’t mean Intel is abandoning the low-power space. It’s just shifting its focus to newer […]

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Leaked Intel Bay Trail lineup: Atom, Celeron, and Pentium chips use less than 10W

Intel’s next-generation architecture for low-power chips, code-named “Bay Trail” is expected to hit the streets by the end of the year. Chips based on the platform are designed for tablets, notebooks, desktops, and other low-power computers, and they’ll replace today’s Intel Atom chips. But Bay Trail processors aren’t just the future of Intel’s Atom family. […]

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Intel’s next-gen Celeron, Pentium chips to be based on Atom architecture

Intel plans to shift the way it makes at least some of its Celeron and Pentium chips. For the past few years Intel has used those brands to sell low-end processors based on the same architecture as its higher-end Core chips. But soon you’ll start to find Celeron and Pentium chips based on the same […]