Mobile quad-core up and running

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During his keynote presentation at the start of IDF Taiwan (October 15-16) Mooly Eden, vice president of mobile platforms group, Intel, demonstrated a working quad-core CPU design which will eventually target notebook platforms. Intel is...

AMD silences quad-core critics

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AMD has released benchmark data for its upcoming Barcelona quad-core server processor, and has demonstrated a quad-core Phenom desktop processor running at 3GHz. Barcelona is scheduled to ship in August. Phenom is slated for release...

Intel tops 1 million mark on quad-core processors

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Danny Cheung, an Intel Corporation spokesman in Singapore, announced that the millionth quad-core Xeon chip was shipped this month. The chip giant has unleashed more than 1 million quad-core Xeon 5300 microprocessors since introducing them...

AMD Claims Quad-core Desktop CPUs Ready for Christmas

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This week, AMD announced its quad-core desktop CPU codenamed Agena FX in Sunnyvale, California. The processor was featured in single and dual-socket configurations – the dual-socket configurations mark AMD's first demonstration of an 8-core desktop....

Gateway to Put Quad-core Desktops in Stores

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Gateway will be one of the first PC makers to put quad-core desktops on retail shelves and has already announced deals with Best Buy, Circuit City Stores and CompUSA to sell its FX series (starting...

Intel launches a pair of new quad-core chips

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In San Jose, California, at the Embedded Systems Conference, Intel launched two quad-core processors for high performance embedded applications, aimed at designers of telecommunications infrastructure, network storage systems and medical imaging equipment. The E5335 and...

Intel Unveils 50-Watt Quad-core Chips

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Intel, the world's largest chip maker, is scheduled to unveil a pair of Xeon quad-core processors with 50-watt thermal envelopes on March 12. Previous chip models had 120 and 80 thermal watt envelopes. The Xeon...

Intel Expands Quad-Core Lineup

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The world’s largest chipmaker Intel Corp. has unveiled several new quad-core microprocessors at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas Nevada and now offers nine chips for desktop, server and workstation applications that feature four...

Quad-Core Xeon System Previewed

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Tyan Computer is showing off one of the first hardware systems containing Quad-Core Xeon 5300 processors at the Intel Developer Forum here today. The device, aimed at small offices or home offices, carries several of...

Intel quad-core chips arriving sooner than expected

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Intel quad-core server and desktop processors will arrive this yearinstead of next, Chief Executive Paul Otellini said Wednesday, firing anew competitive volley against rival Advanced Micro Devices. Intel has been bruised financially in recent quarters,...

AMD Quad-Core Opteron, Athlon 64 Processors Details Leak

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Advanced Micro Devices has been relatively open in terms of its technology and platform roadmap, however, the firm is extremely tight-lipped about specifications or features of concrete products. Nevertheless, as web-site has published details concerning...

2007 Q1 Debut for Intel Quad-Core CPUs

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The Register are reporting that Intel's quad-core processor, 'Kentsfield', will be released ahead of the original Q2 release date. Originally Intel had given a mid-2007 release date for their first quad-core offerings, but with AMD's...

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