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These are the Whiskey Lake notebooks you can buy at The Tech Show 2018

By Koh Wanzi - on 2 Nov 2018, 9:01pm

These are the Whiskey Lake notebooks you can buy at The Tech Show 2018

Dell Inspiron 14 5000

Intel’s Whiskey Lake U-series processors are the latest in its series of 8th-generation mobile chips. While they still use the same underlying architecture as the earlier 8th-generation processors, they now come with integrated Gigabit Wi-Fi support.

This is not unlike what Intel added on its latest mainstream desktop chipsets, and the integrated 802.11ac 160MHz Wi-Fi MAC means that OEMs need to do less work to enable wireless capabilities.

In addition, there’s native support for up to two USB 3.1 (Gen 2) ports, which also allows OEMs to save money because they won’t have to add extra controllers.

The good news is that the Whiskey Lake processors – comprising the Intel Core i7-8565U, Core i5-8265U, and Core i3-8145U – have already started making their way into laptops. There aren’t many yet, but here are the Whiskey Lake notebooks that you can buy this weekend at The Tech Show 2018:


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