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Core i5-2557M 1.7GHz Game Requirement AnalysisCore i5-2577M 1.7GHz is an energy efficient mobile processor based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.
It offers 2 Physical Cores (4 Logical), initially clocked at 1.7GHz, which may go up to 2.7GHz 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 350MHz and that go up to 1200MHz, 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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