Intel News


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 ..."

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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*"

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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...


Realities Behind P4X266

By Steve Gibson, Oct 30, 2001 7:45am PST

HardOCP has an article on the realities behind the Via P4X266 chipset which offers DDR support for P4 CPU users. As was mentioned a little while...


"Intel's going to release the i845 in November. They're obviously spooked by VIA and SiS having ..."

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Intel Product Prices

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 29, 2001 8:38am PST

The Register has posted a big list of all the Intel processor products and their prices as of today. As you might know, Intel and AMD are both...


" not cheap enough....more bang for my buck with AMD and no stability problems....i'll keep ..."

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CPU Pricedrop Monday

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 24, 2001 1:28pm PDT

According to x-bit labs, CPU prices will drop down some more this Monday. Look for changes between 12 and 29% for the Pentium 4, and between 12 and...


"can you imagine have a penis worth $50+ billion. imagine that..... "hey baby, wanna suck a ..."

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Via Cloning Intel Pentium4?

By Steve Gibson, Oct 19, 2001 12:35pm PDT

Here's one that I dont know how slipped by us a couple days ago at the Microprocessor Forum. VIA has announced plans to create a Pentium4 CPU Clone...


""But if you could put Via's HQ in Old Taipei in one of those little glass globes with fake snow ..."

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Intel Consumer Elec. Dead

By Steve Gibson, Oct 19, 2001 8:43am PDT

Intel is closing up shop for their consumer electronics division. This includes stuff like digital cameras, digital audio devices, and misc other...


"I have an Intel MP3 player with 128 MB of memory. The only problem with it is the headphones ..."

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Fiber Optic CPUs

By Steve Gibson, Oct 19, 2001 7:10am PDT

Just when you thought the hip new thing to do with CPUs was using copper, Intel is saying they wanna use that wacky fiber optics stuff. The use of...


"Photonic based computing(light-only) is the future of computers IMO."

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Intel Profit Drops

By Steve Gibson, Oct 16, 2001 1:50pm PDT

Oh my this one isnt pretty. Intel Corp has just announced that their company net revenue has dropped 77 percent for the quarter. They are...


"And just wait until AMD reports. I predict and actual loss (ie. negative profit). Doesn't ..."

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Mobile P4s Go Fast

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 16, 2001 8:00am PDT

Intel is readying the release of their mobile Pentium4 and according to CNET those CPUs will be fast.When they are released early next year, speeds...


" Good god, you sound like some of the more radical Republicans I know, going on about "Clinton ..."

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Via Makes Motherboards

By Steve Gibson, Oct 15, 2001 3:57am PDT

Via Technologies, who as many people know have been fighting with Intel because of their P4 compatible chipset have decided to put out their own...


" Good riddance to who? Looks like this is a good move for Via - not that I'm gonna buy it or ..."

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