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Essentials

Product Collection
Vertical Segment
Processor Number
Status
Launch Date
Lithography
Recommended Customer Price
Use Conditions
Product Collection
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorLegacy Intel® Core™ Processors
Vertical Segment
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorDesktop Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorDesktop Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorDesktop Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorDesktop Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorDesktop
Processor Number
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processori3-540 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processori3-550 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processori5-680 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processori5-760 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processori7-870
Status
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorDiscontinued Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorDiscontinued Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorDiscontinued Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorDiscontinued Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorDiscontinued
Launch Date
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorQ1'10 Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorQ2'10 Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorQ2'10 Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorQ3'10 Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorQ3'09
Lithography
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor32 nm Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor32 nm Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor32 nm Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor45 nm Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor45 nm
Recommended Customer Price
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor$117.00 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor$117.00 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor$305.00 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor$213.00 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor$305.00
Use Conditions
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorPC/Client/Tablet

Performance

# of Cores
# of Threads
Processor Base Frequency
Cache
Bus Speed
TDP
VID Voltage Range
Max Turbo Frequency
# of Cores
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor4 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor4
# of Threads
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor4 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor4 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor4 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor4 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor8
Processor Base Frequency
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor3.06 GHz Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor3.20 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor3.60 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor2.80 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor2.93 GHz
Cache
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor4 MB SmartCache Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor4 MB SmartCache Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor4 MB SmartCache Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor8 MB SmartCache Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor8 MB SmartCache
Bus Speed
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor2.5 GT/s DMI
TDP
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor73 W Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor73 W Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor73 W Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor95 W Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor95 W
VID Voltage Range
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor0.6500V-1.4000V
Max Turbo Frequency
Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor3.86 GHz Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor3.33 GHz Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor3.60 GHz

Supplemental Information

Embedded Options Available
Datasheet
Embedded Options Available
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorNo
Datasheet
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorView now Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorView now Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorView now Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorView now Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorView now

Memory Specifications

Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Memory Types
Max # of Memory Channels
Max Memory Bandwidth
Physical Address Extensions
ECC Memory Supported
Max Memory Size (dependent on memory type)
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor16.38 GB Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor16.38 GB Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor16.6 GB Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor16 GB Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor16 GB
Memory Types
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333 Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333 Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333 Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333 Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorDDR3 1066/1333
Max # of Memory Channels
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor2
Max Memory Bandwidth
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor21 GB/s Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor21 GB/s Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor21 GB/s Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor21 GB/s Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor21 GB/s
Physical Address Extensions
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor36-bit Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor36-bit Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor36-bit Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor36-bit Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor36-bit
ECC Memory Supported
Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorNo

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™ i3-540 ProcessorIntel® HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel® Processors Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorIntel® HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel® Processors Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorIntel® HD Graphics for Previous Generation Intel® Processors
Graphics Base Frequency
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor733 MHz Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor733 MHz Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor733 MHz
Intel® Flexible Display Interface (Intel® FDI)
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes
# of Displays Supported
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor2 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor2

Expansion Options

PCI Express Revision
PCI Express Configurations
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
PCI Express Revision
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor2.0 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor2.0 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor2.0 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor2.0 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor2.0
PCI Express Configurations
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor1x16, 2x8 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor1x16, 2x8 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor1x16, 2x8 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor1x16, 2x8 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor1x16, 2x8
Max # of PCI Express Lanes
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor16 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor16 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor16 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor16 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor16

Package Specifications

Sockets Supported
Max CPU Configuration
TCASE
Package Size
Processing Die Size
# of Processing Die Transistors
Low Halogen Options Available
Sockets Supported
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorFCLGA1156 Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorFCLGA1156 Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorFCLGA1156 Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorLGA1156 Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorLGA1156
Max CPU Configuration
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor1 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor1 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor1 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor1 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor1
TCASE
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor72.6°C Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor72.6°C Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor72.6°C Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor72.7°C Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor72.7°C
Package Size
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor37.5mm x 37.5mm
Processing Die Size
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor81 mm2 Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor81 mm2 Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor81 mm2 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor296 mm2 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor296 mm2
# of Processing Die Transistors
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor382 million Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor382 million Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor382 million Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor774 million Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor774 million
Low Halogen Options Available
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorSee MDDS Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorSee MDDS Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorSee MDDS Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorSee MDDS Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorSee MDDS

Advanced Technologies

Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® vPro™ Technology
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
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® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor1.0 Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor1.0 Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor1.0
Intel® vPro™ Technology
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes
Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes
Intel® Virtualization Technology (VT-x)
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes
Intel® VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes
Intel® 64
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes
Instruction Set
Intel® Core™ i3-540 Processor64-bit Intel® Core™ i3-550 Processor64-bit Intel® Core™ i5-680 Processor64-bit Intel® Core™ i5-760 Processor64-bit Intel® Core™ i7-870 Processor64-bit
Instruction Set Extensions
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2 Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2 Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2 Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2 Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorIntel® SSE4.2
Idle States
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep® Technology
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes
Intel® Demand Based Switching
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorNo
Thermal Monitoring Technologies
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorNo
Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)
Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes

Security & Reliability

Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® AES New Instructions
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorNo
Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorNo Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes
Execute Disable Bit
Intel® Core™ i3-540 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i3-550 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-680 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i5-760 ProcessorYes Intel® Core™ i7-870 ProcessorYes

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