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It's ridiculous and confusing. AMD isn't any better. Also, take a look at
pricewatch.com and the video card listings for the new nvidia 66-6800's.
It's a joke!!
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Was wondering how many computer enthusiasts here don't know how to
> decode Intel's new cpu numbering scheme and couldn't care less ?
> I was looking at a deal of the day at newegg and was vaguely curious
> just what the intel processor was that was on sale. After a moment I
> just laughed and moved on.