When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Here’s how it works.

Intel cuts server and desktop CPU prices

Intel has published price cuts of up to 40% for is 3000-sequence uni-processor server CPUs and updated its desktop CPU lineup with lower prices and new products. Pricing for the Quad Core Xeon X3220 has fallen by 38% from US$851 to US$530 while the X3210 has been cut by a slightly higher margin from US$690 to US$423. Prices for the four Dual Core Xeon processors, the 3070, 3060, 3050 and 3040 have also been reduced by between 40% and 9%.

For the desktop market, the Core 2 Quad Q6600 has fallen in price to US$530 while CPUs in the Core 2 Duo E6X00-series have been cut by up to 40%. Intel also introduced two new processors, the E6420 and E6320, which share equivalent features to the similarly numbered E6400 and E6300 CPUs but have an increased L2 cache of 4MB.

View: The full story
News source: DigiTimes

Report a problem with article
Next Article

AMD looks to raise $2.2 billion through debt sale

Previous Article

The Hard Drive Factor

Join the conversation!

Login or Sign Up to read and post a comment.

3 Comments - Add comment