Intel new dual-core E5400 and price cuts on January 18

Saturday, December 6, 2008 Leave a Comment

Intel is going to launch a new Pentium Dual Core processor on January 18, 2009. Intel is also goign to launch a Core2Duo processor and 3 low power Core2Quad processors on the same day.

The E5400 CPU is clocked at 2.7 GigaHertz with front side bus frequency of 800 MegaHertz and 2 MegaBytes of cache. The chip will cost $84 at launch. Detailed specifications are listed below.

The prices of E5300 and E5200 will drop on the same day as a result of this launch, E5300 will cost US $74 down from US $86. And the E5200 chip will cost US $64 down from US $84.

Dual Core E5400 Specifications:
Speed: 2.70GHz
Cores: 2
Cache Size: 2MB
Bus Speed: 800MHz
Socket: LGA775
Price: $84

Source: DailyTech