Three New Intel Core Microarchitecture

Gulftown Processor
• 32 nm, 2nd Generation Hi-K process CPU
Key Features:
• 6 Cores / 12 threads, Extreme Edition only
• Compatible with Intel Core i7-9xx series processors
• Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
• Intel Turbo Boost Technology
• Integrated memory controller
• DDR3 1066 MHz memory
• Intel QuickPath Interconnect (Intel QPI)
• 2×16 or 4×8 discrete graphics with X58
Power:
• 130W TDP
Socket:
• LGA1366 Socket
Platform Compatibility:
• Intel X58 Express Chipset

Lynnfield Processor
• 45nm, Hi-K Process
Key Features:
• Based on New Nehalem Microarchitecture
• Intel Turbo Boost Technology
• Intel Hyper-Threading technology (4 Cores, 8 threads)
• 8MB of Intel Smart Cache
• Integrated Memory Controller (IMC) – 2ch DDR3
• Discrete graphics support – 1×16 or 2×8
Power:
• 2009A & 2009B FMB’s
Socket:
• LGA1156 Socket (compatible with Clarkdale)
Platform Compatibility:
• Intel 5 series Chipset

Clarkdale Processor (MCP)
• 32 nm, 2nd Generation Hi-K process CPU
• 45nm, Hi-K Process, Integrated Graphics
Key Features:
• 32nm Nehalem Microarchitecture (Westmere)
• Intel Turbo Boost Technology
• Intel Hyper-Threading technology (2 Cores, 4 threads)
• 4MB of Intel Smart Cache
• Integrated Memory Controller (IMC) – 2ch DDR3, up to 1333
• Integrated Graphics or Discrete graphics support (1×16, 2×8)
• Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) acceleration
Power:
• 2009A & 2009B FMB’s
Socket:
• LGA1156 Socket (drop-in compatible with existing Lynnfield/Ibex Peak platforms)
Platform Compatibility:
• Intel 5 series Chipset (Desktop)