Last month, Intel debuted 6th Generation Intel® Core™ processor family, its best ever. Engineered to run best on Windows* 10, 6th Gen Intel Core and Microsoft’s* newest operating system mark a major milestone for the computing industry and will make people’s “personal computing” experience significantly more personal
Intel today announced Intel® System Studio 2016 , a major revision that delivers a comprehensive suite of advanced tools to help system and embedded developers deliver more energy-efficient, higher-performing, and smarter solutions for connected devices across a wide range of system and embedded platforms, from PCs and tablets to automobiles, medical devices, and the growing Internet of Things. New features include optimized compilers and libraries for up to 4X performance improvements; improved energy efficiency profiling; and advanced debug, trace, and analysis to strengthen system reliability. Intel System Studio 2016 also supports the latest platforms and operating systems including Intel® Atom™ x3, x5, and x7 processors, the 6th Generation Intel® Core™ processor, and Intel® Quark™ SoC X1000.
Today, Microsoft* announced the Azure GS-series of virtual machine (VM) and premium storage types designed to run the most demanding storage and compute-intensive workloads in the cloud. Powered by a high performance, customized Intel® Xeon® E5 v3 processor , the GS-series are the largest virtual machines available in the public cloud with access to up to 32 cores and 64TB of storage per VM, performance of 80,000 IOPs and delivering 2,000 Mbps of storage throughput
NEWS HIGHLIGHTS 6th Gen Intel® Core™ processors set a new standard with new, sleek designs that are thinner than ever, are capable of starting in about half a second 1 , and offer up to two and a half times the performance and triple the battery life 2 when compared to the computers many people currently own. 6th Gen Intel Core processors have been optimized to best run Windows* 10, enabling new experiences, removing computing pain points and providing more secure computing. 6th Gen Intel Core processor family is the most scalable ever for consumers and businesses, enabling the broadest range of designs from the smallest Intel® Compute Stick and All-in-One desktops, to 2 in 1s, notebooks and the first-ever Intel® Xeon® processor for mobile workstations
The Microsoft Surface 3 (4G LTE) , based on the Intel® LTE Advanced XMM™ 7260 Modem and Intel® Atom™ x7 processor , the highest performing processor in the Intel Atom™ product family, is now available for purchase at AT&T stores in the U.S., providing the option of mobile-broadband for a flexible computing experience. Powered by Intel Atom processors, both consumers and business users of Surface 3 will be able to enjoy the full Windows experience, ability to upgrade to Windows 10, great performance and long lasting battery life. With the Intel LTE Advanced XMM 7260 modem, users will also enjoy constant productivity with 4G LTE connectivity. The Microsoft Surface 3 (4G LTE) can be purchased for $0 down and $30 per month with an AT&T Tablet Installment plan.
With the launch of Microsoft Windows* 10 today, the computing industry and people everywhere have a lot to celebrate. Intel collaborated with Microsoft to ensure people who have Intel-powered devices have a great Windows 10 experience. To learn more about how a new Intel-powered tablet, PC or 2 in 1 can help you take the fullest advantage of Windows 10 and in particular how PCs have transformed over the last few years, read this blog by Intel senior vice president Kirk Skaugen
Intel® Software is simplifying new product development with the launch of Intel® Firmware Engine , a free graphical tool which helps Intel customers quickly create system firmware for tablets, IoT and embedded devices. Intel Firmware Engine makes use of a new binary-only approach to accelerate the creation of firmware, the basic software needed to initialize platform hardware and launch operating systems such as Microsoft Windows*, Android* and Linux*. Announced today by Doug Fisher, senior vice president and general manager of Intel’s Software and Services Group at the Intel Developer Forum in Shenzhen, China, Intel Firmware Engine supports multiple products based on the Intel® Atom™ and Intel® Quark™ processors
Surface 3 powered by the Intel Atom x7 processor Today, Microsoft introduces the new Surface 3 , powered by the recently announced Intel® Atom™ x7 processor , the highest performing processor in the Intel Atom™ product family. The Intel Atom x7 processor doubles the graphics performance over the prior generation processor. Surface 3 is the thinnest and lightest Surface yet and is optimized to run Windows and Office at an affordable price.
Intel’s IoT vision is straightforward: it senses generates data for many devices, collects and communicates that data, analyzes that data to turn it into actionable insight, and uses that insight to optimize how things work.
Today Microsoft announced Windows Hello , a new Windows 10 authentication feature supported by the Intel® RealSense™ 3D Camera . Windows Hello will use facial recognition and other biometrics to let people access their Windows 10 devices and supported apps and sites without a password.