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Does i3 8100 have "vmx unrestricted guest" feature ?

Hello,

I want to buy new i3 8100 CPU but would like to know if it has "vmx unrestricted guest" feature

 

Could not find the info about this
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You may want to look here:

https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/processors/core/8th-gen-processor-family-s-platform-datashee... 8th Gen (S-platform) Intel® Processor Family Datasheet Vol.1

Not much about it, but some information on vmx.

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Beginner
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Yes, there no accurate information about that =/

 

There is no way to find it out?

 

disappointing...
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Super User
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One of the Intel support staff will have to provide more information.

In the meantime, I have moved your post to the processors forum where you will get better visibility.

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Community Manager
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Hello Kavsa

 

 

Thank you for joining the community.

 

 

To better assist, you may I have a description of what you want to accomplish with the use of the processor and the use of VMX unrestricted guest?

 

 

Most likely is for a virtualization environment am I thinking on the right path?

 

 

Regards,

 

Leonardo C.

 

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I want to install vmware and inside the box install http://www.eve-ng.net/ Eve-NG simulator

 

When I tried to use it on older intel CPU like i7 870 I got this error

 

 

I tired to install it on a laptop with i5 7300hq and it worked fine i just enabled virtualization feature in bios and that's it

 

On this i7 870 i tried everything but it simply does not work
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Thanks!

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Community Manager
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Hello Kavsa

 

 

Thank you for your response.

 

 

Let me share with you a chart with the comparison of the three processors that you mentioned on this thread:

 

 

https://ark.intel.com/compare/126688,97456,41315 https://ark.intel.com/compare/126688,97456,41315

 

 

The main difference between the 2 newer processor and the older one despite the manufacturing lithography is the Instructions Set included. For instance, the older processor does not have Intel® SSE4.1 and AVX2 Instructions set.

 

 

Regarding your main question as per the technology incorporated in the Intel® Core™ I3-8100, I'll say that it should work just fine with the application you want to use. However, my suggestion is to check with the Eve-ng provider to make sure that it accomplishes all their requirements.

 

 

Please talk to them and let us know.

 

 

Regards,

 

Leonardo C.

 

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Hello Kavsa

 

 

I was checking your case and would like to know if you need further help. If so, please do not hesitate in replying back.

 

 

Regards,

 

Leonardo C.

 

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Well I ordered the CPU cause I did not get the accurate answer from Eve-ng as well.

 

I will post if it's gonna work or not

 

Thanks for your time
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Hello Kavsa

 

 

I was checking your case and wondering If you have had any advance on the project.

 

 

Regards,

 

Leonardo C.

 

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