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Core i5-2540M 2.6GHz Game Requirement AnalysisCore i5-2540M 2.6GHz is a middle-class mobile processor based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.
It offers 2 Physical Cores (4 Logical), initially clocked at 2.6GHz, which may go up to 3.3GHz and 3MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.
The processor integrates weak Graphics called Intel HD Graphics 3000, with 12 Execution Units, initially clocked at 650MHz and that go up to 1300MHz, 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 35W.
It offers average performance. This means it will become a bottleneck in some demanding applications.
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