At the Intel Developer Forum, OEMs learned how to design laptops around the new Core i7-920XM Extreme Edition that could consume as much as 250 watts of power.
At the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, the chipmaker cleared up the minor mysteries surrounding die photos of new Nehalem-based microprocessors.
Intel has been talking a lot about Westmere lately. Here's a quick look at the chipmaker's first 32-nanometer chips.
Intel plans to express Moore's Law as integration of functions into fewer chips later this month at the Intel Developer Forum.
The chipmaker is expected to roll out the first Core i7 processor for laptops on Wednesday. Several major PC makers are also expected to announce new laptops using the chip.
The upcoming processor, which puts two processor cores and a graphics function together in the same chip package, is the shape of things to come.
At Intel Developer Forum, processor chief Dadi Perlmutter also touts a new fiber-optic replacement for video, audio, and network leads.
Laptop manufacturers are gearing up to release machines with Intel's powerful next-generation Core i7 Mobile chips, to coincide with Microsoft's spangly new operating system
Intel is slated to release its first mobile "Nehalem" processor in the coming months, but benchmark-breaking laptops are already out there with Nehalem chips inside.
The branding gets simplified into entry-level, midlevel, and high-level segments. Plus, how that fits in with the Lynnfield, Clarksfield, Arrandale, and Clarkdale processors.