Intel Atom Z520


Released April, 2008

Product Shot 1The Intel Atom Z520 is a 45nm single core processor intended to be primarily used in mobile internet devices and portable computers such as netbooks and nettops. The processor is part of Intel's Z-series, a product line designed for much higher energy efficiency than previously released processors without lower processing power.

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To that end, the Intel Atom Z520 has a TDP of 2 watts which allows for less power to be consumed by the processor which leads to signficantly longer battery life out of a charge. The processor has a clock speed of 1.33 Ghz, 512k cache, 533 Mhz FSB speed (memory), and is intended for use with 32-bit versions of operating systems.

Specifications and Features

  • Single Core; Two Threads
  • Clock Speed: 1.33 Ghz
  • L2 Cache: 512KB
  • FSB speed: 533 Mhz
  • Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
  • Execute Disable Bit virus protection
  • 32-bit supported
  • 45 nm processor
  • Max TDP: 2 W
  • Sockets: PBGA441

Model Variations

The Intel Atom Z520 also has an alternative model called the Intel Atom Z520PT. This processor is an embedded version of the Atom Z520 and has a higher TDP at 2.2 watts, slightly higher operating temperatures, and has a smaller package size. The Atom Z520PT also supports a different socket: FCBGA437

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