Yesterday Intel launched a new Intel Celeron processor running at 2.70GHz :
The Intel Celeron processor at 2.70 GHz delivers the right combination of features and frequency at an appropriate price point for this market segment. Based on Intel's 0.13-micron process technology, the processor utilizes 478-pin packaging and features a 400 MHz system bus. Intel Celeron processors are engineered to maximize reliability, and are compatible with virtually every leading hardware and software brand.
In 1,000-unit quantities, the Intel Celeron processor at 2.70 GHz is priced at $103.