Intel News


Intel 2.8Ghz Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 26, 2002 7:03am PDT

Intel has released their fastest Pentium 4 to date today, the 2.8Ghz, just a week after AMD launched their fastest Athlon. Reviews are up at...


"perhaps. so.... No reason to have a zealotrous attitude about it while doing it."

- indeego see all 67 comments

Intel Goes Nanotech

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 13, 2002 6:55am PDT

CNet and HardOCP have articles on the newest development at Intel, strained silicon. This makes it possible to create chips made with a...


"LOL!! I heard that but it was The Six Million Peso Man in the joke I heard :)"

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P4 3.0Ghz Coming This Year

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 22, 2002 7:11pm PDT

Not happy with the speed lead they already have over AMD, Intel is speeding up the introduction of the Pentium 4 3.0Ghz CPU. The CPU should now be...


"I can't wait until AMD tries to one-up Intel, and succeeds.... and then we have a nice lowering ..."

- Malk see all 34 comments

New SiS Chipset

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 22, 2002 6:24am PDT

Tech Report and Accelenation have taken a look at the newest SiS chipset, the 648, for the Pentium 4. It's actually not so bad.


"i will second that, as far as i can tell in win2k i can't even adjust treble or bass for my ..."

- Turd Ferguson see all 14 comments

Intel Roadmap Update

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 02, 2002 11:29am PDT

The Inquirer has some new Intel CPU release info, taken from the latest Intel roadmaps. Not a whole lot going on, but there it is mentioned that a...


"why? the Hammer will (according to AMD) be faster than an AthlonXP clock for clock the ..."

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Intel Roadmap News

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 20, 2002 7:43am PDT

The Inquirer has once again obtained Intel roadmaps, showing CPU developments until the second quarter of next year. There's a roadmap for the...


" >50fps = waste of CPU/GPU NEW games running at 50fps on machines that are 1.7Ghz SLOWER ..."

- koder see all 23 comments

Intel Roadmap

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 10, 2002 10:53am PDT

The Inquirer as always managed to obtain the latest Intel roadmap which is showing several developments. DDR333 chipsets are coming earlier than...


" The hammer will be shit becuase it will the right thing but at the wrong time."

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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."

- *metal* see all 65 comments

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!"

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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 ..."

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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 ..."

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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.