Mike Armstrong

2nd Gen Intel Core Processors (Sandy Bridge) Launch at CES

As of 10am this morning, Intel officially announced the 2nd generation Intel Core Processor family, also known as Sandy Bridge.  Paul Otellini and Mooly Eden showed off features of the visibly smart new processors.

Key features to the new processors include:

  • Intel Insider, a technology enabling secure distribution of movie and entertainment content in full HD to the PC
  • Intel Quick Sync Video, enabling the creation, editing and sharing of content to be done much faster
  • Intel Wireless Display 2.0, helping you enjoy the content from your PC wirelessly on your TV

and many other new features and technologies.  For more information, check out the press release or learn more on intel.com.

To see more pics from the press event and to stay updated on the rest of the show, check out our album on Flickr!  We’ll be here at CES through Saturday, so don’t forget to subscribe to the RSS feed for real-time updates.

Mike Armstrong

About Mike Armstrong

Mike Armstrong is a Senior Digital Marketing Specialist. He has worked in several different marketing roles in his ten year career at Intel. His current position is based around managing content for all things beyond the traditional PC at Intel, including smart TV, netbooks, smartphones and other up and coming consumer segments. He is passionate about gadgets and loves figuring out how to best use all the products on the market. Outside of work, he can be found teaching his sons how to play soccer and build train tracks. Be sure to connect with him on Twitter (@mikearmstrong99) and LinkedIn.

8 Responses to 2nd Gen Intel Core Processors (Sandy Bridge) Launch at CES

  1. Ryan says:

    What a shame that all that time and energy was wasted on including DRM on a processor. Considering the switch to AMD after this movie, Intel. :(

  2. Raj Praveen says:

    Can I know when will the 2nd Generation Intel Core i7 processor step into India?


  3. Marcia says:

    Raj — I checked with my colleagues and the Intel 2nd Generation processors are available in India and you can walk into any store and ask for more details.