Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday September 07, 2012

Intel Core i5 3470 Under Linux

All you alternative OS types out there should head on over to Phoronix and check out their review of the Intel Core i5 3470 processor.

For the past month I have been testing out the Intel Core i5 3470 under Linux. Like Intel's other processors of recent years (well, ignoring the initial Sandy Bridge struggles), and just like the more expensive Ivy Bridge CPUs of this year, this mid-range quad-core processor is working very smoothly "out of the box" on modern Linux distributions.