Retail box sets of the VIA Cyrix III processor available
VIA today announced the introduction of the new retail box set for the VIA Cyrix III processors. The retail box set is offered from a CPU speed of 600MHz and includes the processor, a ball-bearing cooler and a multilingual manual.
The authenticity of the processor is to be guaranteed by the fact that the box is sealed at the factory and has a holographic sticker. The warranty for the processors delivered in this way is three years. The VIA Cyrix III is available with clock frequencies of 600, 650 and 667MHz in the retail box; it is a Socket 370 compatible processor. The processor is available with either a 100 or 133 MHz Front Side Bus (FSB), has a 128 KByte L1 cache and supports Intel's MMX and AMD's 3DNow! Extensions.