What makes the release of the 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor so exciting are the experiences that this processor upgrade can deliver. The way we communicate, work and play has evolved—with video being an increasingly important component. What we call the ‘immersive internet’ is deeply engaging with rich content that calls for PCs with the performance to deliver lifelike experiences. And, that’s what the new 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor family enables.
Welcome to 7th Heaven
Right off the bat, 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors deliver more immersive entertainment experiences such as 4K UHD, virtual reality and e-sports. Video creation, editing and playback are faster. Gaming is more fluid and engaging, and battery life is longer. 7th gen even makes work better. Rapid startup, facial recognition and fingerprint support, and effortless multi-tasking between apps heighten productivity and reduce hassle. And, this is increasingly important to your customers who have come to expect their business technology to be as advanced as their personal technology. They want the same kind of deep and immersive functionality in their work environments as they experience in their everyday lives.
This is where the new family of 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors knocks the cover off the ball. Built on 14nm+ process technology, these processors are faster and more responsive. Intel’s engineering and manufacturing teams have drawn significantly more out of their 14nm process technology than before. 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processors deliver up to 12 percent faster productivity performance and up to 19 percent faster web performance over the previous generation from just a year ago.
A Good Reason to Upgrade
New PCs built on this family of processors can deliver on the kinds of things that consumers and business people alike want—and need. At the top of the list are video-based applications – even those that utilize multiple streams of 4K content and 360-degree videos. These CPUs are also primed to support the avalanche of virtual and augmented reality applications being developed. In addition, 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor provide the necessary functionality for Windows Hello, the facial identification login that is supported across many laptops.
Maybe best of all, these processors power the thinnest and lightest devices ever. Some of the new 7th Gen Intel® Core™ processor-based PCs are thinner than a phone, yet still provide the full performance expected from a PC. And, Intel’s OEM vendors expect more than 100 different 2 in 1s and laptops powered by 7th Gen to be available starting in September through this holiday season. So, get familiar with the new generation today so you can speak to your customers tomorrow.
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