Intel Launched New Generation of Mobile Processors
Intel launched the most powerful generation of its Core mobile processors ever. The new 9th Gen Core mobile H-series processors are designed for gamers and creators, the company said.
“Our new 9th Gen platform is designed to delight gamers, creators and performance users by giving them more of what they want. We are bringing desktop-caliber performance with up to 5 Ghz and 8 cores in a range of thinner systems and new level of connectivity with Wi-Fi 6 so users can game or create where they want,” said Fredrik Hamberger, general manager of the Premium and Gaming Laptop Segments at Intel.
The 9th Gen Core mobile processors deliver desktop-caliber performance in a mobile form factor and feature Wi-Fi 6 AX200 (Gig+), Thunderbolt 3 and support for Optane memory technology. At the top of the stack is the i9-9980HK processor, the first with up to 5 GHz with Thermal Velocity Boost, 8 cores and 16 threads, and supporting 16MB of Smart Cache.
New additions to the 9th Gen desktop family were also introduced. The processor lineup now includes more than 25 total products with options ranging from Core i3 up to Core i9 with high performance and flexibility to meet a range of consumer needs. The family also brings Pentium Gold and Celeron products to market for entry-level computing.