News Intel Core i5 CPUs Will Power Facial Recognition at 2020 Olympics


Sure, you can use an i5, particularly if it's an Ice Lake with AVX-512. The question is just how many cameras you want to be able to process on each PC. Then again, if these are in small notebook/convertibles, we're probably just talking about one camera - no big deal.

For higher camera counts, they certainly can't compete with dGPUs or upcoming purpose-built AI processors.