Intel has released nine new processors today, this includes the Core i7 975 Extreme Edition and Core i7 950 which replace the Core i7 965 EE and 940 models. The Core i7 975 EE is a 3.33GHz chip with 6.4GT/sec QPI speed while the Core i7 950 is clocked at 3.06GHz with 4.8GT/sec QPI speed. Prices of these two chips are $999 and $562, respectively.
Several reviews of the Core i7 975 EE have hit the web, the chip appears to be about 5 percent faster than the Core i7 965, making it the fastest desktop processor in the world.
For the desktop market Intel also released the following chips: