Whiskey Lake (microprocessor)

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Whiskey Lake
General information
LaunchedAugust 28, 2018;2 years ago (August 28, 2018)
Product code80684
Max. CPU clock rate 4.8 GHz
L1 cache 64 KiB per core
L2 cache256 KiB per core
L3 cacheUp to 8 MiB, shared
Architecture and classification
Min. feature size 14 nm (Tri-Gate) transistors
Architecture x86-64
Instructions x86-64, Intel 64
Physical specifications
  • 2–4
  • BGA1528
Products, models, variants
Brand name(s)
    • Celeron
    • Pentium
    • Core i3
    • Core i5
    • Core i7
PredecessorMobile: Kaby Lake Refresh (2nd optimization)
Successor Ice Lake (Architecture)
Comet Lake (4th optimization)

Whiskey Lake is Intel's codename for a family of third 14 nm generation Skylake low-power mobile processors. Intel announced Whiskey Lake on August 28, 2018. [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]



List of Whiskey Lake CPUs

Mobile processors

The TDP for these CPUs is 15 W, but is configurable.

Core i5-8365U and i7-8665U support Intel vPro Technology

Pentium Gold and Celeron CPUs lack AVX2 support.






clock rate

Turbo clock GHz

Num of cores


clock rate



cTDP MemoryPrice
Core i7 8665U 4 (8)1.9 GHz4.8 UHD
1150 MHz8 MiB25 W10 WDDR4-2400


8565U 1.8 GHz4.64.54.1$409
Core i5 8365U 1.6 GHz4.11100 MHz6 MiB$297
Core i3 8145U 2 (4)2.1 GHz3.93.7N/A1000 MHz4 MiB$281
Pentium Gold 5405U 2.3 GHzN/A UHD
950 MHz2 MiB-12.5 WDDR4-2133


Celeron 4205U 2 (2)1.8 GHz900 MHz$107

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