Following the official name scheme confirmation of the Nehalem processors, Intel today also slashed the price of its Core 2 Quad Q9550 (2.83 GHz) CPU by a massive 40% from $530 to $316 in 1000-unit tray quantities. In addition Intel introduced today four new CPUs, confirming the Sunday information posted on our site here
- Intel Core 2 Duo E7300 2.66GHz 3MB L2 cache - $133
- Intel Core 2 Duo E8600 3.33GHz 6MB L2 cache - $266
- Intel Core 2 Quad Q9400 (45nm) 2.66GHz 1333MHz FSB 6MB L2 cache - $266
- Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650 (45nm) 3.0GHz 12MB L2 cache - $576
Later on, Intel will release a third Core 2 Quad processor, the Q8200 CPU working at 2.33GHz.
Source: TechConnect Magazine