History and Transistor Count

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1. Search the Internet using keywords such as “Intel Processor Transistor Count.” 2. Create a table that presents the processor model, year and transistor count for Intel processors from 1971 to the present.

1982
Intel 286 Processor
134K Transistors

1982
Intel 286 Processor
134K Transistors

1978
Intel 8086 Processor
29K Transistors
1978
Intel 8086 Processor
29K Transistors
1974
Intel 8080 Processor
4500 Transistors
1974
Intel 8080 Processor
4500 Transistors
1972
Intel 8008 Processor
3500 Transistors
1972
Intel 8008 Processor
3500 Transistors
1971
Intel 4004 Processor
2300 Transistors
1971
Intel 4004 Processor
2300 Transistors

2003
Intel Pentium M Processor
55 Million Transistors
2003
Intel Pentium M Processor
55 Million Transistors
2001
Intel Xeon Processor
42 Million Transistors
2001
Intel Xeon Processor
42 Million Transistors
2000
Intel Pentium 4 Processor
42 Million Transistors
2000
Intel Pentium 4 Processor
42 Million Transistors
1999
Intel Pentium III Processor
9.5 Million Transistors
1999
Intel Pentium III Processor
9.5 Million Transistors
1998
Intel Celeron Processor
7.5 Million Transistors
1998
Intel Celeron Processor
7.5 Million Transistors
1995
Intel Pentium Pro Processor
5.5 Million Transistors
1995
Intel Pentium Pro Processor
5.5 Million Transistors

1997
Intel Pentium II Processor
7.5 Million Transistors

1997
Intel Pentium II Processor
7.5 Million Transistors

1993
Intel Pentium Processor
3.1 Million Transistors
1993
Intel Pentium Processor
3.1 Million Transistors
1989
Intel 486 Processor
1.2 Million Transistors
1989
Intel 486 Processor
1.2 Million Transistors
1985
Intel 386 Processor
275K Transistors
1985
Intel 386 Processor
275K Transistors

2012
3rd Generation Intel Core Processor
1.4 Billion Transistors
2012
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