Introducing every gamers dream...the Intel Core2 Extreme Manufacturer's Description Unified Desktop and Mobile Processor Brand Name Helps Users Better Choose the Right Solution. Intel Core2 Duo processor is the new brand name for Intel's next-generation energy-efficient performance desktop and mobile processors. The Intel Core2 processors for desktop and mobile computers are based on the Intel Core microarchitecture, Intel's new industry-leading foundation for all mobile, desktop and server platforms moving forward. Intel Core2 Processor FamilyThe Intel Core2 Duo processor provides enhanced performance and energy-efficiency in mobile applications while bringing for the first time the benefits of energy-efficient performance to mainstream desktop computing. The Intel Core2 Extreme processor is Intel's highest performing desktop processor ever and the new first choice of gamers and multimedia professionals worldwide. Brand New and Improved The new Intel Core 2 Duo and Intel Core 2 Extreme brands will have new logos consistent with the new Intel corporate identity, yet visually distinctive to help easily identify these powerful state-of-the-art products as new and improved. Features Execute Disable Bit Can improve protection against malicious "buffer overflow" attacks when properly enabled with a supporting operating system. Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology Provides flexibility for future applications that support both 32-bit and 64-bit computing. Dual-Core Two physical cores in one processor support better system responsiveness and multi-tasking capability than a comparable single core processor. Intel Virtualization Technology Intel Virtualization Technology enables one hardware platform to function as multiple "virtual" platforms. For businesses, it offers improved manageability, limiting downtime and maintaining worker productivity by isolating computing activities into separate partitions. In the home, it allows creating unique user environments for multiple family members looking to use the same platform simultaneously. (supported only on 900 sequence). Product Reviews Hexus Trusted Reviews bit-tech.net Please note: Intel's new Core 2 Duo are only compatible with Intel 975X, 965 Chipset based motherboards. Please check your motherboard for compatibility.
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