Intel’s new Core i5 chip qualifies for protection plan
A Core i5-2550K processor malfunctioning due to extreme overclocking could be replaced under Intel’s new protection plan
IDG News Service – Intel has rolled out a handful of new Core i5 desktop processors, including one that raises the clock speed and qualifies for a new protection plan under which CPUs can be replaced.
The quad-core Core i5-2550K runs at a clock speed of 3.4GHz and is based on the Sandy Bridge microarchitecture. The fastest clock speed in the Core i5 desktop processor