Friday, September 19, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Android L To Support Encryption By Default
Microsoft Outlines Basic Elements Of Direct3D 12
New GeForce WHQL Driver Released
Panasonic and Leica Expand Partnership Agreement
Acer Brings 4K2K Displays With NVIDIA G-SYNC to The US
Order Your Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Today
TSMC Acquires EUV Machines For 10nm Chips
Atmos Firmware Update for Pioneer Elite SC Receivers Coming this Month
Active Discussions
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
 Home > News > PC Parts > Intel U...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, July 13, 2005
Intel Unveils Jonah Dual-Core CPU Details


Intel, at a presentation to press and analysts on 13th in Tokyo, disclosed several details of "Yonah," the first dual-core version of its Pentium M.

As the portable computers increase in popularity?notebook adoption has been growing among a number of consumer and business market segments and is expected to continue to deliver double-digit growth rates in coming years?Intel Corp. has been focusing much more development effort at the space.

The company rolled out Centrino in 2003, and in early 2005 it updated the platform to include a higher-performance version of its Pentium M and mobile chip set.

Intel is counting on Yonah, which will become the centerpiece of Napa?the third generation of Intel's Centrino bundle?for an even bigger boost. Yonah will feature a technology called Dynamic Power Coordination, essentially Yonah's power switch, allows its two cores to be power-managed independently, making it possible for one core to shut down.

Among Yonah's new features is a shared cache or onboard pool of memory that holds data close to a processor core for quicker access. Dubbed Smart Cache, the design element allows one processor core to access the chip's entire 2MB level 2 cache. This is expected to offer lower latency in the memory access. The provided FSB for Yonah is 667MHz, and it will incorporate 151.6 million transistors.

The Smart Cache is important to performance, allowing one core to store as much data as it can in the cache. The feature is also key to power management, as a single core can access the entire cache when the other is shut down, while running on battery. Intel made several additional modifications to improve the cache's performance as well, the company said.

Another new feature called Dynamic Power Coordination, essentially Yonah's power switch, allows its two cores to be power-managed independently, making it possible for one core to shut down.

It also includes the capability to put the entire chip into sleep mode as well as to apply Enhanced Intel SpeedStep, which can change the chip's voltage and frequency to meet performance needs of the applications a notebook is running, Intel said.

Intel also announced an effort to extend average notebook battery life to eight hours on a single charge by 2008.

Turning on the Napa platform including Yonah is scheduled for the first quarter of 2006.


Previous
Next
ATI Vs NVIDIA: Battle of the GPUs        All News        New Mad Dog Multimedia MegaSTOR 16X
HDMI Transmitters Suit Desktop PCs     PC Parts News      IBM Unveils Cooling Technology for Servers

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Latest Intel LTE Chipset Certified on China Mobile
Intel Offers Developers Software Tools, Outlines PC Evolution Across New Form Factors
Intel Unveils New Developer Tools, Future Technologies Tablets, Analytics, Wearable Devices and PCs at IDF 2014
New Intel Xeon E5-2600 v3 Processors Released
Intel Turns To Fashionable Wearables With Collaboration With Fossil Group
New Intel Core M Processor Coming In Tablets, Hybrids
Latest Intel Graphics Driver Update Boosts Performance
Opening Ceremony and Intel Reveal MICA Accessory
Intel Hopes To Improve Its Mobile Business With Ex-Qualcomm exec
Intel Unleashes its First 8-Core Desktop Processor For Gaming
Intel Introduces World's Smallest Standalone 3G Modem
Intel Highlights Its Wireless Computing Plans

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .