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Core i7-2657M 2-Core 1.6GHz Game Requirement AnalysisCore i7-2657M 4-Core 1.6GHz is a super energy efficient mobile CPU based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.
It offers 2 Physical Cores (4 Logical), initially clocked at 1.6GHz, which may go up to 2.7GHz and 4MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.
The processor integrates relatively weak Graphics called Intel HD i7 2637M, with 12 Execution Units, initially clocked at 350MHz and that go up to 1000MHz, 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 17W.
It offers average performance. This means it will become a bottleneck in some demanding applications.
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