Sunday, March 18, 2018
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Facebook Suspends Data Analytics Firm Which Worked on the Trump Presidential Campaign
Standalone Oculus Go Headset Could Debut Next Month
Qualcomm Director Paul Jacobs to Exit Qualcomm Board
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Go On Sale
Samsung in Talks With Boeing to Bring Mobile Tech To Planes
Samsung's Galaxy S9 Said to Use Chinese Optical Parts
Facebook Lite to Come in the U.S. and Elsewhere
Android Wear Becomes Wear OS by Google
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > Intel D...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Intel Details 22nm Ivy Bridge CPUs

Intel gave its first public disclosure of Ivy Bridge, its first 22nm processor family due to be released in H1 2012 at the Intel Developer Forum.

Intel said that successor to the Sandy Bridge design boast significant improvements in on-board graphics, overall performance and a handful of advances in power management and security.

Ivy's central core design is similar to Sandy Bridge in some ways as it features the same two-chip solution - PCH and CPU - socket, shared cache, and memory-controller found on the incumbent chip.

However, shifting down to 22nm and using the tri-gate FinFET transistors enables Intel to offer either greater power efficiency or more performance than Sandy Bridge for a set die size. Intel said that teh new chips deliver twice the performance or half the power compared to 32nm Sandy Bridge chips.

Ivy Bridge graphics support Microsoft's Direct X 11 graphics APIs, an area where Intel parts used to lag a generation. They also add support for three simultaneous displays and an L3 cache.

Intel did not disclose specific numbers for Ivy Bridge. However, the company said that the graphics support 32 times more scatter/gather operations than the current Sandy Bridge chips. By increasing thread counts and moving to issuing multiple threads in parallel, the cores now support twice the instructions per cycle, Intel said.

Intel said it enhanced video performance of the Ivy Bridge cores in at least two ways. Designers boosted media sampler throughput for better scaling and filtering and added new color and contrast enhancements to the pixel-processing at the back end of the process.

The media blocks also added support for encoding using the multi-view codec, key to support for stereo 3-D.

Intel added to the chip a digital random number generator that meets key ANSI and FIPS security standards. It also added a capability to prevent security attacks based on a process requesting an escalation of privileges.

For power management, Ivy Bridge can shut off I/O power to DDR memory in deep sleep states. It can also automatically route threads to the most power efficient core and optimize voltage use to the most optimal level.

Ivy Bridge supports both DDR3 memory and the new DDR3L low power chips. In addition, it allows overclocking in 200 MHz increments without resetting BIOS, including over-clocking memory up to 2,800 MT/second.

Kingston Launches SandForce-based Business-Equipped SSD        All News        AMD to Deliver x86 Platforms for Windows 8
Kingston Launches SandForce-based Business-Equipped SSD     PC Parts News      AMD to Deliver x86 Platforms for Windows 8

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Intel to Bring Hardware-based Protection to Data Center and PC Processors
Microsoft Uses AI to Match Human Performance in Translating News from Chinese to English
Buying Broadcom Could be an Option for Intel, If Qualcomm Deal Fail
Intel Releases Meltdown and Spectre fixes for Ivy Bridge, Sandy Bridge
Intel Optane SSD 800P Released
Intel Has Made a Server as Easy to Upgrade as a Light Bulb
Alibaba Cloud Launches Cloud and AI Solutions in Europe
Intel Eyes China Partnerships As Flash Memory Pact With Micron Ends
Intel Introduces 'Intel AI: In Production' Program to Bring AI Devices to Market
Intel Ships First 58G PAM4-Capable FPGA Built for Multi-Terabit Network Infrastructure and NFV
Intel to Bring 5G Technology at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Intel Brings 5G Connectivity to PCs

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .