Moving, the new 11th generation CPUs also bring about long-awaited support for other features, including PCIe 4.0, Thunderbolt 4, and Intel’s Killer AX1675 Wi-Fi 6E modem,. Further, the new lineup also supports Intel’s new Turbo Boost Max Technology 3.0 that, among other features, helps the lineup achieve up to 19% gen-on-gen multi-threaded performance.
Breaking down the specifications further, Intel says the new architecture allows the lineup to achieve up to 5GHz on two cores and up to 4.5 on all eight cores. At least, for its top-of-the-line Core i9-11980HK mobile CPU. Moving on, the lineup also supports up to 44 platform PCIe lanes, as well as up to 20 PCIe Gen 4 lanes that can also be combined with Intel’s Rapid Storage Technology’s (RST) RAID 0 feature.