The Intel Core i7-1255U processor, part of the 12th Generation Intel Core i7 processors, is designed for the mobile computing segment, offering a blend of performance and efficiency. Codenamed "Alder Lake," it's built on Intel's 7nm process technology, optimizing power consumption.
This CPU boasts a total of 10 cores, with 2 high-performance cores and 8 efficient cores, enabling 12 threads for multitasking. With a max turbo frequency of 4.70 GHz, it delivers responsive performance for various applications.
Memory support includes DDR5, DDR4, LPDDR5, and LPDDR4x types, with a maximum capacity of 64 GB. The integrated Intel Iris Xe Graphics with 96 execution units provides capable visuals, supporting multiple displays.
With a TDP ranging from 12W to 55W, this processor caters to a variety of devices. It supports Thunderbolt 4 and PCIe Gen 4 for fast data transfers.
Security features include Intel vPro Eligibility, Threat Detection Technology, and Hardware Shield, making it suitable for enterprise and security-conscious users.
Released in Q1 2022, the Intel Core i7-1255U aims to provide a balanced computing experience, making it a compelling choice for high-performance laptops and mobile devices.