Intel to cut processor prices in January 2006

Posted on Friday, Sep 09 2005 @ 01:01 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
DigiTimes claims Intel will cut prices of its Pentium D 8xx and Celeron processors in January 2006, when the new 65nm dual-core Pentium D 9xx and Pentium 4 6xx series will hit the market.
Unit prices of Intel’s Celeron series will be lowered 5.5-13.6%, while price cuts on its Pentium D 8xx/6xx series, excluding the D840 will be small, indicated the sources. New prices for the Pentium D 840 will be lowered to US$423, down 20.1% from US$530 at present, the sources noted.

New unit prices of Intel LGA-775 Celeron processors (US$)

 

Current

New (January 2006)

Change

331

73

69

5.5%

336

79

73

7.6%

341

89

79

11.2%

346

103

89

13.6%

351

117

103

12.0%

355*

127

117

7.9%



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