According to foreign media reports, Intel Kaby Lake processors, namely the 7th generation Core is expected in the third quarter of this year, but the 7th generation Core naming scheme will be subject to change, and change is aimed primarily at the Y and U series notebooks platform. It reported that, U series, generally refers i3 / i5 and Core i7 processors, and there are Y series Core m3 / m5 and m7. But to the 7th generation Core, Intel will replace Y series are named, the last named Core m5 processor with Core m7 renamed Core i5 and Core i7, but the Y series processor entry-level Core m3 will not maintain change.
In addition, the seventh generation of Core processors with Intel HD Graphics model has also been determined, Y series will match Intel HD Graphics 615, U series is with Intel HD Graphics 620, both the maximum bit 24EUs.
As Apollo Lake platform N series processors, respectively, Intel HG Graphics 505 Intel Pentium and Celeron family series HD Graphics 500. This will be the same as the sixth-generation Core processors.
Initially, the seventh generation Core processor U-series will be introduced Intel Core i7-7500U, Intel Core i5-7200U and Intel Core i3-7100U three products. Although the aforementioned Core m3 unchanged, but in essence, the 7th generation Core processor Y Series models are the Core i7-7Y75, Core i5-7Y54 and Core i3-7Y30.
From this perspective, consumers, distributors and Intel partners have a headache, after all, the Core naming m7 only used it for a year.