P6


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P6

(processor)
("P" from Pentium, 6 from 686, the successor to 586 which is what the Pentium would have been had it followed the naming scheme its predecessors) The name for the Pentium Pro during development.

P6

The Intel code name for the Pentium Pro. The P6 generation includes the Pentium Pro, Pentium II, Pentium III and Celeron chips. See Pentium and microarchitecture.