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Old 03-08-17, 10:53 AM
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Intel Core i3 8300 spotted online - Four cores and Eight threads!

Is this CPU too good to be true? Probably.



Read more on Intel's rumoured i3 8300 CPU.

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Old 03-08-17, 11:16 AM
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YAWN. So it's a rebadged I5.
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Old 03-08-17, 11:24 AM
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i5s have hyperthreading now?
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Old 03-08-17, 11:31 AM
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i5s have hyperthreading now?
Laptop ones do
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Old 03-08-17, 11:37 AM
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Well, techncially you're correct.
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It cannot be right. Where would that leave the i5's.
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Old 03-08-17, 12:36 PM
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Rumours say that i5s will be 6 core processors in the future. But yeah, while 2c/4t is certainly behind 4c/4t, 4c/8t is most of the time equal to 6 cores.
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Old 03-08-17, 12:37 PM
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for now i call it a fake screenshot.
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Old 03-08-17, 02:53 PM
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Laptop ones do
Laptop i5's have hyper threading if their the u based ones for lower power and they are 2 core 4 threads standard i5 laptops are still 4 core 4 and 4 core 8 thread is still reserved for i7's. https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/products/processors/core/i5-processors.html
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Old 03-08-17, 02:55 PM
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It would "leave" them with 6 cores
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