The Pentium III Tualatin with 0.13 micron process is now available with a double-wide L2 cache. The 512 kB helps the Tualatin reach higher speeds.
7 new socket A boards from Acorp, ECS, MSI, NMC, QDI and Transcend join the test field of a total of 23 KT133 boards. Three of them have surprises in store.
VIA's KT133 chipset has been joined by the 686B-Southbridge. Finally, the first boards from AOpen, Biostar, Luckystar, MSI, and Soltek offer the long-expected UltraATA/100 feature for hard disks.
A new workstation graphics card equipped with 64 MB DDR SGRAM challenges NVIDIA's Quadro2 Pro. We let both graphics cards fight it out on our Athlon, Pentium III and Pentium 4 test platforms.
Pentium IV Willamette 1,5 GHz, Itanium, Timna, Serial ATA and USB 2.0 are the news. But behind the scenes of the Intel Developer Forum strange things happened.