IoT and Embedded Processors

Deploy edge applications quickly with Intel’s portfolio of edge-ready compute and connectivity technologies. Enhanced for IoT, they enable processing at the edge to get critical insights and business value from your data with compute resources where you need them most.

Intel® Xeon® Processors

  • Highest performance, multi-core, largest caches (LGA and BGA options)
  • Performance for demanding applications, with large memory space and I/O capacity
  • Features advance capabilities for AI including Intel® Deep Learning Boost (Intel® DL Boost), storage, virtualization, and networking
  • Best for multi-threaded applications, IT/OT convergence, and edge workload consolidation systems

Intel® Core™ Processors

  • Delivers a balance of CPU/GPU performance, power and price (LGA and BGA options)
  • A broad range of memory and I/O capacity, security & manageability features and new Intel® Deep Learning Boost (Intel® DL Boost) capabilities
  • New IoT centric options for real-time performance, extended temp and collateral for functional safety

Intel Atom® Processors

  • Low power compute and graphics performance ideal for small form factor designs and applications
  • Options for standard and extended temperature operation IoT centric options with expanded I/O, real-time performance and functional safety support

Intel® Pentium® Processors

  • Single platform solution for IoT for PC client and embedded use cases
  • Runs IoT-specific tasks with Intel® Programmable Services Engine (Intel® PSE) on select SKUs, including out-of-band remote management

Intel® Celeron® Processors

  • Includes Intel® UHD Graphics
  • Capabilities for general embedded applications or PC client use cases

Intel® Movidius™ VPUs

  • Designed for demanding computer vision and edge AI workloads
  • Balances power efficiency and compute performance
  • Enable computer vision and deep neural networks for intelligent cameras, edge servers, and AI appliances

Enhanced for IoT

Performance Optimized for IoT

Engineered for IoT markets, 11 th Gen Intel® Core™ processors combine high-performance CPUs with Intel® Iris® X e graphics and integrated AI. With options for more demanding industrial IoT applications, select 11 th Gen Intel® Core™ processors add Real-Time features, In-Band ECC memory protection, functional safety capabilities, and extended temperature options.

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Low Power Compute and Graphics Enhanced for IoT

Deliver faster compute and improved 3D graphics in applications with platforms based on the latest generation of Intel Atom®, Pentium®, and Celeron® processors, compared to previous generations.1 These platforms include a host of integrated functions and technologies to suite the unique demands of real-time and edge computing, including remote management, network synchronization, and functional safety.

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Related Offerings

Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit

Harness the full potential of AI and embedded solutions at the edge across multiple Intel® architectures to enable new and enhanced use cases in health and life sciences, retail, industrial, and more.

Explore OpenVINO™

Intel® DevCloud for the Edge

Prototype and experiment with AI workloads for IoT and embedded deployments on Intel hardware with Intel® DevCloud for the Edge.

Discover Intel® DevCloud for the Edge

Intel® Edge Software Hub

Customize, validate, and deploy use-case-specific edge solutions faster and with greater confidence.

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Intel® FPGAs

Quickly develop flexible intelligent edge and embedded applications with customizable FPGA and programmable devices suited to your evolving challenges and solutions.

Learn about Intel® FPGAs

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Product and Performance Information


Source: Intel. Claims based on a) SPEC CPU 2006 metric estimates based on Pre-Si projections and b) 3DMark11 estimates based on Pre-Si projections, using Intel® Pentium® J4205 processors as prior generation.


Performance results are based on projections as of September 1, 2020

Processor: Intel® Pentium® J6425 processors PL1=10W TDP, 4C4T Turbo up to 3.0 GHz

Graphics: Intel® Graphics Gen 11 gfx

Memory: 16GB LPDDR4-3200

OS: Windows* 10 Pro

Compiler version: IC18

Processor: Intel® Pentium® J4205 processors PL1=10W TDP, 4C4T Turbo up to 2.6 GHz

Graphics: Intel® Graphics Gen 9 gfx

Memory: 16GB LPDDR4-2400

OS: Windows* 10 Pro

Compiler version: IC18

Performance numbers are Pre-Si projections and are subject to change. Results reported may need to be revised as additional testing is conducted. The results depend on the specific platform configurations and workloads utilized in the testing, and may not be applicable to any particular users components, computer system or workloads. The results are not necessarily representative of other benchmarks.


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