This guide discusses the Intel® Pentium® 4 processor with Hyper-Threading Technology (code named Prescott).
Prescott is the code name for a new generation of IA32 processors. The technology incorporates an enhanced Intel® NetBurst® microarchitecture. Other features include:
- Support for Hyper-Threading (HT) Technology
- Prescott New Instructions (PNI)
- Deeper pipelining to enable higher frequency
- A High-speed System Bus