The new i5 chips are quad-core models coming in at 2.3 and 2.5 gigahertz, though there are actually two processors at the 2.3-gigahertz level: one with a 3.8-gigahertz Turbo Boost, a 6-megabyte Smart Cache, and 28-watt TDP, and a second with a 4-gigahertz boost, an 8-megabyte cache, and 45-watt TDP.
Acer Aspire Nitro 15 - $749 (about £530, AU$980) Sporting a faux carbon fiber lid, the Acer Nitro V 15 will be one of the more affordable Intel 8th gen H-series laptops available starting this month. They are manufactured using 14nm++ process technology delivering 41 percent more graphics performance during games. Intel says that as the PC gaming industry grows, new processors will provide desktop-like performance for laptops.
At the high end, the 8th Gen Intel Core i9-8950HK processor is optimized for performance. Hamberger said that if the chip runs at full speed then it will boost the single core by 200MHz to 4.8 GHz. Find out all the key info about the new CPUs below.
Intel also expanded its eighth generation of desktop Core processors, after first debuting the stable of chips previous year (including its monster 18-core i9 desktop chip). Intel first revealed its 18 core Core i9 Extreme chip, aimed at desktop PCs, nearly a year ago now.
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Last year, Intel reset the bar for what counted as a performance desktop processor with the introduction of the Core i9.
At the top of the stack you've got the Core i9-8950HK, an unlocked CPU with a 4.6GHz standard Turbo Boost frequency and a 4.8GHz Turbo Boost using what Intel is calling "Thermal Velocity Boost". WiFi is also a big focus for Intel in its 8th-gen Core CPUs, and with the company's Wireless-AC 2×2 160MHz WiFi, Intel says you can reach speeds of up to 1,733 Mbps - faster than a Gigabit ethernet connection.
The GS65 Stealth is also a rather stylish gaming laptop too, as MSI has introduced a new golden accent and trim on the laptop's chassis, while gamers can also customize the Per key RGB keyboard, and take advantage of an exclusive gaming mode in the new Dragon Center Version 2.0. Other H-series CPUs announced by Intel include Xeon E-2176M, i7-8850H, i7-8750H, i5-8400H, and Core i5 8300-H.
The company also has new branding in place which will see "+" badge on select processors to tell consumers that "they are purchasing a device that has the combination of Intel Core performance with the acceleration of Intel Optane memory". It can be used to accelerate frequently used applications, games, and files.