The dual-core 840 CPU that supports Hyper-Threading will be priced at US$999, said the makers, adding that quotes for the 955X chipset should be US$50. Motherboards using Intel’s 955X chipsets will cost about US$200 per board, the makers estimated.More info at DigiTimes
Intel to launch Pentium EE 840 processor and 955X chipset by mid-April
Posted on Monday, Apr 11 2005 @ 18:11 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Within a week Intel will launch its dual-core Pentium Extreme Edition 840 processor and the Intel 955X chipset.