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Intel® Core™ i5-560M Processor
(3M Cache, 2.66 GHz)


Status End of Interactive Support
Launch Date Q3'10
Processor Number i5-560M
Intel® Smart Cache 3 MB
DMI 2.5 GT/s
Instruction Set 64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions SSE4.1/4.2
Embedded Options Available No
Lithography 32 nm
Recommended Customer Price N/A
Datasheet Link
# of Cores 2
# of Threads 4
Processor Base Frequency 2.66 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency 3.2 GHz
TDP 35 W
Memory Specifications
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type) 8 GB
Memory Types DDR3 800/1066
Max # of Memory Channels 2
Max Memory Bandwidth 17.1 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions 36-bit
ECC Memory Supported No
Graphics Specifications
Processor Graphics Intel® HD Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency 500 MHz
Graphics Max Dynamic Frequency 766 MHz
Intel® Flexible Display Interface (Intel® FDI) Yes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology Yes
Intel® Clear Video Technology Yes
Macrovision* License Required No
# of Displays Supported 2
Expansion Options
PCI Express Revision 2.0
PCI Express Configurations 1x16
Max # of PCI Express Lanes 16
Package Specifications
Max CPU Configuration 1
Package Size rPGA 37.5mmx 37.5mm, BGA 34mmx28mm
Processing Die Size 81 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors 382 million
Graphics and IMC Lithography 45 nm
Graphics and IMC Die Size 114 mm2
# of Graphics and IMC Die Transistors 177 million
Sockets Supported BGA1288, PGA988
Low Halogen Options Available See MDDS
Advanced Technologies
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 1.0
Intel® vPro Technology Yes
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x) Yes
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d) Yes
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT) Yes
Intel® 64 Yes
Idle States Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology Yes
Thermal Monitoring Technologies Yes
Intel® Fast Memory Access Yes
Intel® Flex Memory Access Yes
Intel® Data Protection Technology
Intel® AES New Instructions Yes
Intel® Platform Protection Technology
Trusted Execution Technology Yes
Execute Disable Bit Yes

Ordering and Spec Information

Trade Compliance Information


Retired and Discontinued

Spec Code Ordering Code Step ECCN CCATS RCP Socket
Intel® Core™ i5-560M Processor (3M Cache, 2.66 GHz) FC-BGA10, Tray
SLBTT CN80617005487AA K0 5A992 NA N/A BGA1288
Intel® Core™ i5-560M Processor (3M Cache, 2.66 GHz) FC-PGA10, Tray
SLBTS CP80617005487AA K0 5A992C G077159 N/A PGA988

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