Intel 45nm Penryn:
Ten-fold reduction in power consumption across its processor lineup by the end of this decade Details on the how weren't revealed
Core 2 Extreme to go up to 3.33GHz with 1333MHz FSB and 12MB L2 cache. Compared to the current Core 2 Extreme QX6800 processor, this chip offers 15% more performance in imaging-related programs, 25% more in 3D rendering, up to 40% more performance in games and is more than 40% faster in video encoders optimized for the SSE4 instruction set.
AMD Quad FX platform rival for enthusiasts Supports two quad-core CPUs Supports four PCI Express graphics cards
Intel quad-core Xeon 7300-series:
Intel's upcoming discrete graphics chip, few details were revealed Will have enhancements to accelerate applications such as scientific computing, recognition, mining, synthesis, virtualization, financial analytics and health applications. Easily programmable for using existing tools Designed to scale to trillions of point operations per second (teraFLOPS).
Intel Genezeo QuickAssist:
Arrives next quarter 80W and 50W version Supports more than two processors
Intel Bearlake chipset
Helps integration of special-purpose processor accelerators into servers Similar to AMD's Torrenza project
Arrives next quarter Has DDR3 memory, 1333MHz FSB, PCI Express 2.0 and Intel Turbo Memory flash cache support. Versions with IGP will have DirectX 10 support and enhanced Intel Clear Video technology
A family of enterprise-targeted system-on-a-chip (SoC) products 45% smaller than standard four-chip design, 20% less power consumption