This is rather a nice Q1/2011 chip. 4-cores with hyperthreading = 8 virtual CPU. It also has SSE4.2 (new string handling SSE intructions), AES encryption/decryption instructions AND the AVX vector instructions. The CPU that support the AES-NI instructions seem to be about $100 more than those CPU without.
COSTCO has a limited time $799 sale on a system with this CPU. I am not too familiar with the ZT system but it seems richly featured. 16gb DDR3-1333 2TB disk Camera memory reader no monitor at this price it seems.
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