Core i7-860 Quad 2.8GHz is a high-end CPU based on the 45nm, Nehalem architecture. It offers 4 Physical Cores (8 Logical), initially clocked at 2.8GHz, which may go up to 3.46GHz and 8MB of L3 Cache. Among its many features, HyperThreading, Turbo Boost and Virtualization are activated. The processor DOES NOT integrated any graphics and has a rated board TDP of 95W. It is a powerful Quad Core whose performance is good. It's thus capable of running most applications smoothly without any problem.