News about the Pentium 4
If the Intel roadmap is to be believed, the Pentium 4 with 2 GHz should appear in the second quarter of 2001. The 1.7 GHz model should even be available in the first quarter of 2001.
New Celerons will also come : From the second quarter there will be a Celeron with 850 MHz, and in the third quarter the Celeron range will be supplemented by a new Celeron, also with 850 MHz. Furthermore, the first mobile Pentium III with 900 MHz and 1 GHz, both with SpeedStep technology, should be available for notebooks and laptops at the beginning of 2001.
Even before the mainstream processor Pentium 4 appeared, Intel was lowering the First of all, the prices: the Pentium 4 with 1.3 GHz costs only 500 US dollars, previously 635 US dollars, the Pentium 4 with 1.4 GHz will now cost 653 US dollars and the version with 1.5 GHz became reduced to $ 827. All prices are only valid for purchases of 1000 pieces.