It has a clock speed of 2.8GHz and front side bus speed of 1066MHz, a slim form factor and slightly higher thermal design power of 28W. It has 6MB of shared L2 cache, which reduces transfer time spent busing information between cores. The P9500 is also capable of 64-bit processing. It has Intel's HD Boost technology which allows the processor to keep up with high-definition video or video editing, or other HD applications. It is also supposed to make more efficient use of power to prolong laptop battery life. This processor's package type is micro-FCPGA.