The new 5 th Generation Intel® Core™ processor family is Intel’s latest wave of 14nm processors, delivering a longer battery life and an improve graphics performance. The release of the 5 th Generation Intel Core technology includes 14 new processors both for consumers and businesses. 10 new 15W processors with Intel® HD Graphics and four new 28W products with Intel® Iris™ Graphics.
5th Generation Intel Core processors to deliver up to 24 percent better graphics performance, up to 50 percent faster video conversion and battery life that is up to 1.5 hours longer. Consumers who are planning to refresh a 4–5-year-old PC will also notice significant improvements: graphics performance up to 12 times better, video conversion speed up to 8 times faster, productivity performance up to 2.5 times faster, wake times 9 times faster, all with up to 2 times longer battery life.
Intel also started shipping its next generation 14nm processor for tablets, codenamed “Cherry Trail”, to device manufacturers. The new system on a chip (SoC) offers 64-bit computing, improved graphics with Intel® Generation 8-LP graphics, great performance and battery life for mainstream tablets.
The new 5 th Generation Intel Core processor family includes the Intel® Core™ i3, Intel® Core™ i5, Intel® Core™ i5 vPro™, Intel® Core™ i7, and Intel® Core™ i7 vPro™ processors. New Intel® Pentium® and Intel® Celeron® processors, also based on the 14nm process, are now available. 5th Generation Intel Core processor-based systems from a variety of manufacturers are expected to arrive in January. Devices based on the “Cherry Trail” platform are expected in the first half of 2015.