HP, Dell, Lenovo, Asus and Acer will ship vPro laptops. Garrison declined to comment on whether vPro chips will be used in Apple Macs.
The vPro chips are also in Intel's thumb-size Compute Stick, which can plug into an HDMI port to turn any display into a PC. The Compute Sticks with vPro will ship next month starting at $399.
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