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Intel Core i5-2520M 2.5GHz

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Core i5-2520M 2.5GHz Performance Specification
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2.5 GHz
3.2 GHz
2 cores
4 threads
Sandy Bridge
35W
32nm
BGA 1023
64 Bit
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16GB
Core i5-2520M 2.5GHz Game Requirement Analysis

Core i5-2520M 2.5GHz is a middle-class mobile processor based on the 32nm, Sandy Bridge architecture.


It offers 2 Physical Cores (4 Logical), initially clocked at 2.5GHz, which may go up to 3.2GHz and 3MB of L3 Cache.
Among its many features, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated.


The processor integrates weak Graphics called Intel HD Graphics 3000, with 12 Execution Units, initially clocked at 650MHz and that go up to 1300MHz, in Turbo Mode which share the L2 Cache and system RAM with the processor.
Both the processor and integrated graphics have a rated board TDP of 35W.


It offers average performance. This means it will become a bottleneck in some demanding applications.


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Release period
20-Feb-2011
Core i5-2520M 2.5GHz vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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FIFA 20 8% 87%
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too bad this powerful processor is paired with a GODDAMN intel hd 3000 in my laptop :(

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$225.00
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in mine too :'(.. is your laptop same mine??

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I have a dell E6420 and it has this and the intel HD 3000, a friend of mine has the same model laptop but his has integrated intel 3000 and a dedicated nvidia gpu, and it runs really nice, i found a kit to install the nvidia in mine as well, you guys might have kits for you're laptops as well

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