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Tiger Lake

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Intel unveils new details of Thunderbolt 4, set to arrive later this year

Intel has revealed new details about its next-gen ‘universal cable connectivity system,’ Thunderbolt 4. Along with confirming that the company’s upcoming ‘Tiger Lake’ mobile PC processors would be the first to integrate Thunderbolt 4, Intel also shared that Thunderbolt 4 will bring increased minimum performance requirements and compliance with the USB4 specification. Additionally, Intel announced that for the first time, Thunderbolt 4 will offer docks with up to four Thunderbolt ports and universal cables up to two meters in length. Intel unveiled the new Thunderbolt 4 controller 8000 series as well, which will be compatible with the “hundreds of millions of Thunderbolt 3 PCs and accessories already available.” Finally, Intel says that Thunderbolt 4 developer kits and certification ...