Intel's newest and fastest processors for laptops are sired by Haifa team

Gerardo Harmon
August 30, 2018

Built as a stop-gap while Intel irons out the continued problems it has experienced with its 10nm Cannon Lake node, the 14nm Whiskey Lake mobile parts include on-board Embedded DisplayPort 1.4 connectivity with support for external DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI 1.4 devices, extending to HDMI 2.0a with the optional level-shifting protocol converter (LSPCON) hardware, and two channel DDR4 or LPDDR3 support. They're not something you should ditch your old laptop for, but they do bring some welcome improvements for upcoming mainstream devices.

Last but not least, Intel also boasts that its U-Series mobile CPUs are so power efficient, laptops and 2-in-1 notebooks will be able to provide consumers with up to 16 hours of continuous use on a single charge. The laptop can now be equipped with an Intel Core i3 processor, giving it a new entry point and a lower price tag for those willing to take the step down from a Core i5.

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Intel has really muddied the waters with its so-called 8th-generation Core processors, as these diverse chips would have previously consumed at least two processor generations. The i7-8565U is the best chip of the lot packing four cores, with a base clock of 1.8GHz and Turbo Boost speeds of 4.6GHz.

New U-series processors support Dolby Vision HDR and Dolby Atmos immersive audio. Compared to a 7th Generation Kaby Lake processor, we supposedly can expect double-digit gains in office productivity for everyday web browsing and light content creation. "The first Amber Lake Y-series processors include the i7-8500Y, i5-8200Y, and the m3-8100Y which could appear on the new 12" MacBook lineup.

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Intel is focusing on Gigabit wireless speed up to 1600 Mbps, eSIM, and Intel Gigabit LTE modem support.

In addition to this, the new Y-series and U-series chips have built-in support for virtual assistants like Cortana and Alexa.

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The Intel 8th gen Core U-Series was formerly known as Whiskey Lake (WHL), and the Y-Series was codenamed Amber Lake (AML). In the three slides below you can see the respective claims for each of these activities - versus the above specced five year old PC.

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