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Essentials

Product Collection
Vertical Segment
Processor Number
Status
Launch Date
Lithography
Recommended Customer Price
Use Conditions
Product Collection
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Legacy Intel® Pentium® Processor Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors
Vertical Segment
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorDesktop Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorDesktop Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorDesktop Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorDesktop Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Desktop Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorDesktop Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorDesktop
Processor Number
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processori5-650 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processori5-660 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processori5-661 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processori5-670 Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950G6950 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processori3-540 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processori3-530
Status
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorDiscontinued Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorDiscontinued Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorDiscontinued Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorDiscontinued Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Discontinued Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorDiscontinued Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorDiscontinued
Launch Date
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorQ1'10 Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorQ1'10 Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorQ1'10 Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorQ1'10 Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Q1'10 Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorQ1'10 Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorQ1'10
Lithography
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor32 nm Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor32 nm Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor32 nm Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor32 nm Intel® Pentium® Processor G695032 nm Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor32 nm Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor32 nm
Recommended Customer Price
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor$177.00 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor$177.00 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor$177.00 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor$305.00 Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950$96.00 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor$117.00 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor$117.00
Use Conditions
Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorPC/Client/Tablet Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950PC/Client/Tablet Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorPC/Client/Tablet

Performance

# of Cores
# of Threads
Processor Base Frequency
Max Turbo Frequency
Cache
Bus Speed
TDP
VID Voltage Range
# of Cores
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor2 Intel® Pentium® Processor G69502 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor2
# of Threads
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor4 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor4 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor4 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor4 Intel® Pentium® Processor G69502 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor4 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor4
Processor Base Frequency
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor3.20 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor3.33 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor3.33 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor3.46 GHz Intel® Pentium® Processor G69502.80 GHz Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor3.06 GHz Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor2.93 GHz
Max Turbo Frequency
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor3.46 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor3.60 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor3.60 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor3.73 GHz
Cache
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor4 MB SmartCache Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor4 MB SmartCache Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor4 MB SmartCache Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor4 MB SmartCache Intel® Pentium® Processor G69503 MB SmartCache Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor4 MB SmartCache Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor4 MB SmartCache
Bus Speed
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Pentium® Processor G69502.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI
TDP
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor73 W Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor73 W Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor87 W Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor73 W Intel® Pentium® Processor G695073 W Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor73 W Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor73 W
VID Voltage Range
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Pentium® Processor G69500.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V

Supplemental Information

Embedded Options Available
Datasheet
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorNo Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Yes Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorNo
Datasheet
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorView now Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorView now Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorView now Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorView now Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950View now Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorView now Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorView now

Memory Specifications

Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Memory Types
Max # of Memory Channels
Max Memory Bandwidth
Physical Address Extensions
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor16.38 GB Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor16.38 GB Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor16.38 GB Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor16.6 GB Intel® Pentium® Processor G695016.38 GB Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor16.38 GB Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor16.38 GB
Memory Types
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333 Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333 Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333 Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333 Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950DDR3 1066 Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333 Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333
Max # of Memory Channels
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor2 Intel® Pentium® Processor G69502 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor2
Max Memory Bandwidth
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor21 GB/s Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor21 GB/s Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor21 GB/s Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor21 GB/s Intel® Pentium® Processor G695017 GB/s Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor21 GB/s Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor21 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor36-bit Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor36-bit Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor36-bit Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor36-bit Intel® Pentium® Processor G695036-bit Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor36-bit Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor36-bit

Processor Graphics

Processor Graphics
Graphics Base Frequency
Intel® Flexible Display Interface (Intel® FDI)
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
# of Displays Supported
Processor Graphics
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorIntel® HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel® Processors Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorIntel® HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel® Processors Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorIntel® HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel® Processors Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorIntel® HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel® Processors Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorIntel® HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel® Processors Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorIntel® HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel® Processors
Graphics Base Frequency
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor733 MHz Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor733 MHz Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor900 MHz Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor733 MHz Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950533 MHz Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor733 MHz Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor733 MHz
Intel® Flexible Display Interface (Intel® FDI)
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Yes Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorYes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950No Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorYes
# of Displays Supported
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor2 Intel® Pentium® Processor G69502 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor2

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Configurations
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
PCI Express Revision
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor2.0 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor2.0 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor2.0 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor2.0 Intel® Pentium® Processor G69502.0 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2.0 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor2.0
PCI Express Configurations
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor1x16, 2x8 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor1x16, 2x8 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor1x16, 2x8 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor1x16, 2x8 Intel® Pentium® Processor G69501x16, 2x8 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor1x16, 2x8 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor1x16, 2x8
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor16 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor16 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor16 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor16 Intel® Pentium® Processor G695016 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor16 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor16

Package Specifications

Sockets Supported
Max CPU Configuration
TCASE
Package Size
Processing Die Size
# of Processing Die Transistors
Sockets Supported
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorFCLGA1156 Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorFCLGA1156 Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorFCLGA1156 Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorFCLGA1156 Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950FCLGA1156 Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorFCLGA1156 Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorFCLGA1156
Max CPU Configuration
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor1 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor1 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor1 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor1 Intel® Pentium® Processor G69501 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor1 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor1
TCASE
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor72.6°C Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor72.6°C Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor69.8°C Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor72.6°C Intel® Pentium® Processor G695072.6°C Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor72.6°C Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor72.6°C
Package Size
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Pentium® Processor G695037.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm
Processing Die Size
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor81 mm2 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor81 mm2 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor81 mm2 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor81 mm2 Intel® Pentium® Processor G695081 mm2 Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor81 mm2 Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor81 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor382 million Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor382 million Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor382 million Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor382 million Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950382 million Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor382 million Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor382 million

Advanced Technologies

Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® 64
Instruction Set
Instruction Set Extensions
Idle States
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor1.0 Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor1.0 Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor1.0 Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor1.0 Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950No Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorNo
Intel® vPro™ Platform Eligibility
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950No Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorNo
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950No Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorYes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Yes Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorYes
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Yes Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorYes
Intel® 64
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Yes Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorYes
Instruction Set
Intel® Core™ i5-650 Processor64-bit Intel® Core™ i5-660 Processor64-bit Intel® Core™ i5-661 Processor64-bit Intel® Core™ i5-670 Processor64-bit Intel® Pentium® Processor G695064-bit Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor64-bit Intel® Core™ i3-530 Processor64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2 Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2 Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2 Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2 Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2 Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2
Idle States
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Yes Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Yes Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorYes
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorNo Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950No Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorNo
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorNo Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950No Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorNo

Security & Reliability

Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950No Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorNo
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950No Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorNo
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® Core™ i5-650 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-660 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-661 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-670 ProcessorYes Intel® Pentium® Processor G6950Yes Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-530 ProcessorYes

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