Intel has introduced plans to rebrand its present technology Pentium processors, and future generations, to 'Pentium Gold' chips. The rebranding displays Intel’s intention to place the most recent Pentium CPUs above the earlier technology elements.
Ranging from November 2nd, Intel’s boxed Pentium G4560, G4600, and G4620 processors will carry the Pentium Gold model. These elements have been launched in Q1 2017, and are dual-core CPUs with Hyper-Threading know-how and an improved built-in GPU.
|Basic Specs of Intel's Pentium G-Sequence Processors|
|HD Graphics 610: 12 EUs at 900 – 1100 MHz|
HD Graphics 630: 24 EUs at 1000 – 1150 MHz
|HD Graphics 510: 12 EUs at 950 MHz|
HD Graphics 530: 24 EUs at 1150 MHz
With the title adjustments additionally comes a slight branding and retail packaging replace. The primary is with their “Piggyback label” (included sticker hooked up to the directions), which adjustments from the ‘PCB’ die map as a background to gold. As a substitute of claiming Pentium inside, it now says Pentium Gold with the Intel title above it.
The skin of the retail packaging carton some adjustments are made as effectively. The place it used to easily say “Desktop Processor” now says “Intel Pentium Gold Desktop Processor.”
There are unofficial experiences claiming that Intel can be making ready Pentium Silver merchandise, thus splitting the desktop Pentium lineup into two teams. The Pentium Gold household evidently consists of the mainstream desktop (MSDT) processors based mostly on the high-performance Core-branded microarchitecture. In accordance with some experiences, the Pentium Silver lineup will use the ultra-low energy (ULP) codenamed Gemini Lake microarchitecture, however we can not affirm this independently.