Intel News


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."

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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 ..."

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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

Intel Doing Well

By Steve Gibson, Jan 16, 2002 3:38am PST

The guys at Intel have "toughed it out" and they are all happy and stuff now. Intel beat 4th quarter revenue estimates and they are...


" uh because they actual made money, 508 million or something as opposed to other chip ..."

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P4 Chipset Price Cuts

By Maarten Goldstein, Jan 10, 2002 4:50am PST

The Inquirer is reporting that VIA and SiS have cut prices on their Pentium 4 chipsets to about $20. The price cuts make both chipsets much less...


"its too bad the p4 is so expensive, otherwise i wouldn't mind having a sis 645 in my box."

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Intel P4 Northwood Benchmarks

By Steve Gibson, Dec 19, 2001 7:24am PST

Thanks to Tech-Report for digging up these new P4 Northwood benchmarks. Northwood is the new 0.13 micron P4 that Intel is pushing out the door. You...


"Wow this CPU will run Sandra real good. Too bad it barely matches the AthlonXP and only in Quake3."

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Pentium 4 DDR Roundup

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 17, 2001 5:54am PST

Over at Tech-Report they have a Pentium 4 DDR chipset roundup, looking at the various chipsets currently out for the Pentium 4. These would be...


" i too would have to agree... i have 256 mb kingston rdram, 1.7Ghz p4...faaast. you always ..."

- captain crap see all 7 comments

Intel Mobile P4 Plans

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 13, 2001 3:52am PST

ZDNet is reporting about the new Intel Pentium 4 mobile chips coming next year. Due to launch in March or April, the speeds available will be 1.6...


" *points at space where he wishes a laptop with a radeon 7500mobile was*"

- Turd Ferguson see all 8 comments

P3 Sale

By Maarten Goldstein, Dec 03, 2001 7:30am PST

Intel wants to get rid of their Pentium 3 CPUs, and has cut prices on desktops and server P3's. The 1Ghz Pentium3 is now 17% cheaper at $143, while...


"Don't diss the Pentium III 1GHz! It rocks in SMP mode! :) I can still play RTCW at 1024 x 768 ..."

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Intel's Speed Quest

By Steve Gibson, Nov 26, 2001 6:45am PST

Reuters has an interesting story describing some of the recent progress by Intel on the ever ongoing speed quest. If you've followed this stuff...


" the article says 2005, who knows, maybe Cyrix/IBM will throw their hat back in the ring by then ..."

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Itanium Fails Compaq Tests

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 15, 2001 6:31am PST

ZDNet reports that Compaq is not releasing their Intel Itanium servers just yet, as Intel's new CPU didn't pass their server stress test. Both the...


Intel Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Nov 14, 2001 6:38am PST

There's an interview with Intel CEO Craig Barrett on NewsFactor (through Yahoo). Craig talks about the company's financial results, upcoming...