Intel new processors for the diverse and growing PC market in 2021
50 new processors for 500 new designs of personal computers and desktops, announces Intel at CES 2021. Three growing markets namely business, education, and gaming for personal computer market requires a different set of processors at different pricetags. To address this market, Intel has launched new processors fitting into different designs for different applications.
It has named its 11th Gen Intel Core desktop processors as "Rocket Lake-S" which is expected to be launched in the first quarter of 2021 and its next-generation processors is named “Alder Lake”.
The business application-specific 11th Gen Intel Core vPro platform and Intel Evo vPro designed to deliver high performance with hardware-based security.
Intel also announced the introduction of new N-series 10-nanometer Intel Pentium Silver and Intel Celeron processors targeting education systems market.
For the gaming market, Intel launches its 11th Gen Intel Core H-series mobile processors .
“Only Intel has the breadth of products spanning multiple architectures; the large, open ecosystem; sheer scale of manufacturing footprint; and deep technical expertise customers need to unlock opportunities in this era of distributed intelligence,” said Intel Executive Vice President Gregory Bryant. “With an intense focus on execution for our core products and across our broader portfolio, we’re introducing a series of leadership products at CES with more following throughout the year.”
Intel's hardware-based security called Hardware Shield protects the user from security threats and is the industry’s first silicon-enabled artificial intelligence (AI) threat detection to help stop ransomware and crypto-mining attacks. Another security feature called "Intel Control Flow Enforcement Technology shut down an entire class of attacks that long evaded software-only solutions. Very useful features particularly for business users
Intel uses its 10 nm SuperFin tech in these new chips and also integrates Intel Iris Xe graphics and Wi-Fi 6/6E, the latest extremely fast wireless networking.
The improvements compared to previous generation: eight times better AI performance, up to 2.3 times faster creation and video editing compared to the previous generation, and up to 23% faster productivity than the competition when using apps like Office 365 and the best business collaboration experience, enabling more than 50% faster office productivity compared to the competition while on a video conference call, says Intel.
More than 60 new laptops from top manufacturers to be available this year, combining the security and manageability of vPro and the amazing on-the-go experiences of Intel Evo. Additionally, Intel announced Intel Evo Chromebooks, enabling a new class of premium Chromebooks.
The new N-series Intel Pentium Silver and Celeron processor for education systems designed on Intel’s 10nm architecture perform 35% better overall application performance and up to 78% better graphics performance gen on gen.
The new 11th Gen Intel Core H-series mobile processors for gaming designed for ultraportable gaming. Notebook makers Acer, ASUS, MSI and Vaio announced at CES 2021 their new systems powered by the 11th Gen Intel Core H35-series processor for ultraportable gaming, with more than 40 designs from top manufacturing partners launching in the first half of 2021.