rPGA 988A / B / Socket G1 / G2
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Core i7-3940XM 4-Core 3.0GHz Game Requirement AnalysisCore i7-3940XM 4-Core 3.0GHz is an enthusiast mobile processor based on the 22nm, Ivy Bridge microarchitecture.
It offers 4 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 3.0GHz, which may go up to 3.9GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.
The processor integrates mildly powerful Graphics called Intel HD Graphics 4000, with 16 Execution Units, initially clocked at 650MHz and that go up to 1350MHz, in Turbo Mode which share the L2 Cache and system RAM with the processor.
Both the processor and integrated graphics have a rated board TDP of 55W.
It is the fastest mobile processor as of September 2012. Its performance is exceptionally good and enough for even the most demanding applications.
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