Intel prices up 8XX dual core Smithfields

Customers of Intel have been tipped the wink on proposed pricing of Smithfield dual core 840 (3.2 GHz), 830 (3 GHz), and 820 (2.8 GHz) processors, and at the same time the chip giant has settled on a date for the launch of its 6XX range.

These chips are curently scheduled for release in the second quarter, have 2 sets of 1 MB cache, a front side bus of 800 MHz, and use the LGA775 socket.

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