Up to 40 percent faster than previous generation desktop processors the Intel Core 2 Duo desktop processor provides unrivaled performance for all your desktop computing needs. With the latest arsenal of performance-rich technologies, including up to 4MB of shared L2 cache, and up to 1333 MHz Front Side Bus, you have got the future of computing now, and only from Intel: Intel Wide Dynamic Execution, enabling delivery of more instructions per clock cycle to improve execution time and energy efficiency. Intel Intelligent Power Capability, designed to deliver more energy-efficient performance. Intel Smart Memory Access, improving system performance by optimizing the use of the available data bandwidth. Intel Advanced Smart Cache, providing a higher-performance, more efficient cache subsystem. Optimized for multi-core and dual-core processors. Intel Advanced Digital Media Boost, accelerating a broad range of applications, including video, speech and image, photo processing, encryption, financial, engineering and scientific applications.