Intel will cut prices of some of its desktop processors on October 19th:
Q8200 is currently sold at $224, and will be sold at $193 in October, down by $31. Q6600’s price will be reduced by $10, from $193 to $183. This price adjustment will make a hole for 45nm CPU in Q series, reserving the price level of $224 for Q8300 which will be launched at the beginning of next year.
E7300 will be reduced by $20, from $133 to $113, reserving price level for E7400 which will release in mid October. As to the entry-level CPU E2220 and E2200, their prices will both reduced by $10, to $74 and $64 respectively after Oct 19th.