It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

 
Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
Intel Core i5 at 2.93GHz direct competition to Core i7 950 Intel Core i5 at 2.93GHz direct competition to Core i7 950
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Intel Core i5 at 2.93GHz direct competition to Core i7 950
Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 14th May 2009, 13:46   #1
Madshrimp
 
jmke's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: 7090/Belgium
Posts: 78,719
jmke has disabled reputation
Default Intel Core i5 at 2.93GHz direct competition to Core i7 950

Lynnfield quad-core at 2.93GHz will be a direct competitor to the soon to launch Core i7 950. This gives us a strong hint that Core i5 brand might not materialize, at least not for this category, and that Lynnfield might end up branded as Core i7 xx0, let's say 8x0 series. Since Intel is not telling this to most of its partners, we can only speculate the brand, but we don’t know it.

Lynnfield 2.93GHz is getting positioned side by side with the 3.06GHz Core i5 950 CPU and its not a secret that Core i7 950 should end up faster, but probably just slightly. This gives us an idea that top speed Lynnfield should be selling for €400+ and this is not really a bargain.

http://www.fudzilla.com/index.php?op...88&It emid=35
__________________
jmke is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lynnfield chip will be called Intel Core i5 or Intel Core i7 depending on features jmke WebNews 0 18th June 2009 00:43
Intel planning Core i7 950 Replacement before end of 2009 jmke WebNews 0 13th June 2009 11:09
Intel Core i7 Extreme 975 and Core i7 950 Available jmke WebNews 0 27th May 2009 14:16
Intel Core i5 or Lynnfield Quad works at 2.93GHz jmke WebNews 0 13th May 2009 14:35
Intel Core i7 950 and 975 to replace 940 and 965 jmke WebNews 0 9th February 2009 12:36
Intel Core i7 940 2.93GHz LGA 1366 130W Quad-Core Processor jmke WebNews 0 2nd February 2009 16:10
Intel shifts future core ® processors into turbo mode jmke WebNews 0 21st August 2008 13:17
NVIDIA Brings the Power of SLI Technology to Intel Core 2 Duo Platforms jmke WebNews 0 6th June 2006 14:02
World-first analytical testing for The Intel Core 2 Extreme X6800! windwithme Hardware Overclocking and Case Modding 5 4th June 2006 13:10

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 03:25.


Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO