Intel News


Intel Price Cuts

By Maarten Goldstein, May 27, 2002 12:49pm PDT

Intel has cut prices on Pentium 4 CPUs this weekend as expected. The 2.2Ghz is now $241 instead of $431, the 2.4Ghz is now $400 instead of $562....


" Price Wars, Intel inflates it's prices bad anyways.. Good thing for us AMD is around."

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Intel Price Cuts

By Maarten Goldstein, May 22, 2002 7:23am PDT

The Inquirer is reporting about upcoming Intel CPU and motherboard pricecuts. The 2.2Ghz and 2.4Ghz Pentium 4 CPUs will probably drop more than $150.


"i know the p4's will be dropping but what you the p4-m's, i am in the market to get a new laptop ..."

- Orion see all 3 comments

Intel Takes the Lead

By Steve Gibson, May 06, 2002 6:45am PDT

Well it's finally happened, the battle between Intel and AMD for the speed crown has been won for the moment. Intel today unveiled the 2.53GHz P4...


"Say, now I can upgrade for Morrowind, and squeeze an extra 1 or 2 fps out!"

- ornee see all 131 comments

CPU News

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 25, 2002 10:56am PDT

Both AMD and Intel have introduced their newest server CPUs. AMD has decided to call their 64-bit Hammer CPU the "Opteron" (read more). Intel has...


"Geez all this Doom talk made me go watch the macworld video again. My god still every bit as ..."

- johnny rotten see all 74 comments

P4 Price Cuts

By Steve Gibson, Apr 15, 2002 1:41pm PDT

Intel has just done the big P4 price cut that we've been expecting. A 25% cut on the P4 2.2ghz chips. There are some other cuts going on along the...


"Hahahaha. Keep fighting each other, AMD, Intel! I will win out in the end. Thanks!"

- h0rus see all 23 comments

Intel Roadmap

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 09, 2002 9:44am PDT

The Inquirer managed to get a looksee at the latest Intel roadmaps. Some faster Pentium 4 CPUs coming in the 3rd quart of this year, speeds of 2.6...


"Oh yea I had 1 MHz C64 before that 16 MHz 386, but it was actually quite fast :)"

- FunkyBass see all 10 comments

2.4GHz Next Week

By Steve Gibson, Mar 29, 2002 12:32pm PST

Looks like Intel is gonna do a little speed bump next week, they are planning to release som 2.4GHz chips and there is also some info on their...


" Informative. "the PIII (coppermine core...lost close to 10mm² during its lifetime," and ..."

- anonimo see all 41 comments

IDF Wrap-Up

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 05, 2002 3:02am PST

AnandTech has a wrap-up article on the Intel Developer Forum. They look at BBUL CPU packaging and a few other misc. things.


P4M Launched

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 04, 2002 7:26am PST

Intel today released the first Pentium 4 M CPUs for notebooks. The mobile Pentium 4 chips are available at 1.6 and 1.7Ghz. Most major notebook...


" uses a LOT less power.. ive heard the toshiba P4 notebook using the desktop P4 processor only ..."

- Shadowdane see all 8 comments

VIA Roadmap Update

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 19, 2002 4:37pm PST

Mike at The Inquirer managed to get his hands on the latest VIA Pentium 4 chipset roadmap. Looks like we'll be seeing the P4X266/A, the P4X333/400,...


Toshiba's Desktop Notebook

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 11, 2002 8:07am PST

CNet is reporting that Toshiba will be launching a new Pentium 4 notebook later this week. But instead of using a special notebook CPU, Toshiba...


" Doesn't the GF4 440MX have a HEAP more bandwidth than a GF2Go? from what i recall, the ..."

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Inside Intel

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 11, 2002 6:48am PST

Inside Intel: From Silicon to the World is an AnandTech article looking at how Intel operates at the engineering level. They made a trip to Intel...


"I thought it was a good read. but then again I'm in the midst of my first EE class so I'm ..."

- -Panther- see all 17 comments

Intel Pentium 4 Pricing

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 06, 2002 10:09am PST

According to The Inquirer, there won't be any price cut shocks by Intel the rest of this year. Its expected that Intel will price the 533Mhz FSB P4...


" thanks for the news flash, pal, but any sane person is buying AMD at this time."

- Grigory see all 12 comments

Intel's New CPU

By Steve Gibson, Feb 04, 2002 9:47am PST

ZDNet has a cute article describing the new Intel CPU that is shooting for a release around the middle of this year. Apparently it's gonna be a...


" taint? If by that you mean honor, then yes! Come on, what's the point in a powerfull processor ..."

- Grigory see all 30 comments

Intel Roadmap

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 22, 2002 11:10am PST

A few days after posting the AMD CPU roadmap, The Inquirer now has a similar overview for upcoming Intel CPUs. 2.5Ghz in Q3, with 2.4Ghz already...


" Tom's Hardware has already overclocked a 2.2 ghz to 3.0 with a standard 2.2 ghz cpu and water ..."

- Joekiller see all 9 comments