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3rd and 4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors for Business

Intel Core Processors

4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor

Small, medium, and large businesses have a variety of computing needs. Whether your goal is to strengthen security, control costs, or improve worker productivity, the 4th generation Intel® Core™ processor family delivers remote manageability, enterprise-ready security, and smart performance that adapts to user needs.

Intel Core Processor

4th Generation Intel® Core™ vPro™ Processors for Business PCs: Embedded security. Built-in peace of mind.*

New Productivity Technologies

  • Increased CPU performance and new features support more business platforms and innovative form factors, including All-in-Ones (AIOs), Ultrabook™ devices, notebooks, desktops, ultra-small platforms and tablets, enabling a wide range of business clients that help keep users productive wherever they are.
  • Intel® Virtual Machine Control Structure Shadowing helps improve user experiences with virtualized desktops.
  • Intel® Transactional Synchronization Extensions-New Instructions help boost performance and scalability for business intelligence and big data applications.

New Hardware-assisted Security Technologies

  • Intel® Platform Protection Technology* helps protect the BIOS and supports Windows 8 secure boot and measured boot, while Intel® OS Guard* helps protect against privilege escalation attacks.

New Manageability for IT

  • Enhanced KVM Remote Control* now supports displays up to 2560x1600 resolution.
  • The latest version of Intel® Setup and Configuration software makes system setup fast and easy.

  Responsive Performance Embedded Security Features & Responsive Performance 
  Intel Core i3Intel Core i5Intel Core i7Intel Core i5 vProIntel Core i7 vPro

Strengthened Security & Advanced Manageability

Set up clients faster with Intel® Setup and Configuration Software, and work smarter with remote configuration, diagnosis, isolation, and repair of infected PCs, even if they are unresponsive* * NoNoNoYesYes
Get behind the keyboard with hardware-based Enhanced KVM Remote Control so you can monitor the client PC through all states* without leaving your deskNoNoNoYesYes
Remotely unlock encrypted drives requiring pre-boot authentication; manage data security settings even when PC is off.* *NoNoNoYesYes
Stay protected against malware, rootkits, and escalation of privilege attacks with hardware-assistance.* *YesYesYesYesYes
Keep data safe with strengthened encryption from high-quality keys and protect sensitive data in case of lost or stolen PCs.* * *YesYesYesYesYes
Protect virtual machines as they boot with hardware-based validation of boot process.*YesYesYesYesYes
Speed up virtual desktopsEnable users to enjoy a more responsive and secure experience on virtualized desktops.* *NoNoNoYesYes
Responsive, adaptive performance for greater productivityWork faster with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, which adapts performance when needed for more demanding tasks*NoYesYesYesYes
Improve productivity with security using hardware-based acceleration of encryption and decryption with Intel® AES-New Instructions*NoYesYesYesYes
Beauty and performance: built-in visuals provide superb visual performance and sharper images for multimedia applications, digital content creation, and collaboration* *YesYesYesYesYes
Get more done with multitask processing, enabling the PC to work on more tasks at the same time when working among multiple office applications*YesYesYesYesYes
Instantly on. Always connected. Always updated. Responsiveness technologies help make users more productive, more often* *YesYesYesYesYes
Support big projects and Big Data with acceleration for multi-threaded software, like business intelligence and collaboration applications.NoNoNoYesYes
Smart investmentPlan PC qualification and deployment strategies with Intel® Stable Image Platform Program (Intel® SIPP)*NoYesYesYesYes
Automatically disable PCs at the hardware level in the event of loss or theft with Intel® Anti-Theft technology*YesYesYesYesYes
Have the performance and security* support you need for Windows® 8 when your business is ready to migrateYesYesYesYesYes

Intel® Core™ Processor Family With Intel® Small Business Advantage

PERFORMANCE

  • Improve performance of demanding workloads with Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology*
  • Boost performance when you need it for more demanding tasks with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0*
  • Share and collaborate wirelessly streaming presentations, videos, websites and more with Intel® Wireless Display*
POWER

  • Deliver green IT with PCs that are 50% more efficient compared to a three-year-old PC*
  • Power down your PCs after hours and automatically turn them on at the start of your workday using Energy Saver*
SECURITY

  • Quickly encrypt sensitive data so that your company secrets stay secret with Intel® AES-NI*
  • Run security tasks in background using Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Do business online more securely via Intel® Identity Protection Technology*
  • Monitor your security software continuously using Software Monitor*
  • Prevent viruses and unauthorized data transfers via USB Blocker*

MANAGEABILITY

  • Easy user interface simplifies PC management tasks, and takes the worry and frustration out of small business IT
  • Automatically back up data after hours using Data Backup & Restore* *
Complete Trademark Acknowledgement Line (TAL)

Ultrabook, Celeron, Celeron Inside, Core Inside, Intel, Intel Logo, Intel Atom, Intel Atom Inside, Intel Core, Intel Inside, Intel Inside Logo, Intel vPro, Itanium, Itanium Inside, Pentium, Pentium Inside, vPro Inside, Xeon, Xeon Phi, and Xeon Inside are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries.

Intelligent performance meets built-in security.


Security and speed by design.
To excel in today's borderless business environment, your workforce must be able to connect, communicate and respond faster than the competition. But as your IT professionals know, working without borders can also expose client systems to a range of potential threats. Dell PCs powered by 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ processors can help you meet these challenges head-on with enhancements designed to support critical IT needs:

  • Embedded security at every level, including the silicon, for unprecedented threat monitoring, reporting, authentication and management
  • Remote management and automation that enables IT to update, troubleshoot, monitor and secure entire fleets of PCs from a single console
  • Intelligent performance that's designed to handle compute-intensive challenges, including business intelligence and big data

Intel Core ProcessorsIntel® Core™ vPro™: Built for business. Engineered for security.
  • Safeguard organizational data and client systems with the embedded security in 3rd Generation Intel® Core™ vPro™ processors.* * *
  • Gain protection against malware and rootkits in both virtual and physical environments with Intel® Trusted Execution Technology and Intel® Virtualization Technology.* *
  • Strengthen authentication and secure passwords with Intel® Identity Protection Technology.*
 
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Intel® Core™ Processor Family

Intel® Core™ Processor Family With Intel® Small Business Advantage

Intel® Core™ vPro™ Processor Family

Performance to handle the most demanding business applications

Recommended for small businesses that have 1 to 10 employees but no managed IT support

Performance for demanding business applications w/ built-in remote manageability

PERFORMANCE
  
  • Improve performance of demanding workloads with Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology*
  • Boost performance when you need it for more demanding tasks with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0*
  • Improve performance of demanding workloads with Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Boost performance when you need it for more demanding tasks with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
  • Share and collaborate wirelessly streaming presentations, videos, websites and more with Intel® Wireless Display*
  • Improve performance of demanding workloads with Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Boost performance when you need it for more demanding tasks with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology 2.0
  • Run business productivity applications up to 80% faster*
POWER
  
  • Deliver green IT with PCs that are 50% more efficient compared to a three-year-old PC*
  • Deliver green IT with PCs that are 50% more efficient compared to a three-year-old PC
  • Power down your PCs after hours and automatically turn them on at the start of your workday using Energy Saver*
  • Deliver green IT with PCs that are 50% more efficient compared to a three-year-old PC
  • Dramatically reduce your customers’ power costs with out-of-band power control
SECURITY
  
  • Quickly encrypt sensitive data so that your company secrets stay secret with Intel® AES-NI*
  • Run security tasks in background using Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Do business online more securely via Intel® Identity Protection Technology*
  • Quickly encrypt sensitive data so that your company secrets stay secret with Intel® AES-NI
  • Run security tasks in background using Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Do business online more securely via Intel® Identity Protection Technology
  • Monitor your security software continuously using Software Monitor*
  • Prevent viruses and unauthorized data transfers via USB Blocker*
  • Quickly encrypt sensitive data so that your company secrets stay secret with Intel® AES-NI
  • Run security tasks in background using Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Do business online more securely via Intel® Identity Protection Technology
  • Keep PCs more secure and even disable PCs that have been lost or stolen with Intel® Anti-Theft Technology*
  • Remotely isolate and repair infected PCs, even when they are unresponsive, and reduce PC downtime up to 83%*
MANAGEABILITY
  
  • Limited in-band management
  • Easy user interface simplifies PC management tasks, and takes the worry and frustration out of small business IT
  • Automatically back up data after hours using Data Backup & Restore* *
  • Manage thousands of systems
  • Remotely diagnosis and repair hardware and OS problems — even on systems that are unresponsive
  • Improve hardware repair times up to 92%*

Complete Trademark Acknowledgement Line (TAL)

Ultrabook, Celeron, Celeron Inside, Core Inside, Intel, Intel Logo, Intel Atom, Intel Atom Inside, Intel Core, Intel Inside, Intel Inside Logo, Intel vPro, Itanium, Itanium Inside, Pentium, Pentium Inside, vPro Inside, Xeon, Xeon Phi, and Xeon Inside are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries.