Intel Debuts 'Core 2 Duo'

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    Intel has finally launched their new 'Core 2 Duo' and 'Core 2 Extreme' series processors this afternoon from their headquarters in California. Conroe desktop chip availability is set for 'early August' with the mobile Merom version arriving later on that month. Here's a quick rundown of the desktop chips with prices listed in USD:

    Desktop Chips

    * Core 2 Extreme X6800 - 2.93GHz - $999
    * Core 2 Duo E6700 - 2.66GHz - $530
    * Core 2 Duo E6600 - 2.40GHz - $316
    * Core 2 Duo E6400 - 2.13GHz - $224
    * Core 2 Duo E6300 - 1.86GHz - $183
     
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    Intel Core 2 Duo Pricing
    Processor
    Number Frequency Wholesale Price Average
    Retail Price
    C2E X6800 2.93GHz $999 $1082.50
    C2D E6700 2.67GHz $530 $595.25
    C2D E6600 2.4GHz $316 $367.25
    C2D E6400 2.13GHz $224 $270
    C2D E6300 1.86GHz $183 $235.75
    P4D 945 3.4GHz $163 N/A
    P4D 915 2.8GHz $133 $143.06

    P4D 820 2.8GHz $113 $126.80
    P4D 805 2.66GHz $93 $101.50
     
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    This "Core 2 Duo" Processors are 32 bit or 64 bit?
     
  4. gxsaurav

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    the core 2 duo CPU are capable of running both 32bit & 64 bit instruction, natively, just like Athlon64
     
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    How much Intel Core 2 Duo differs from Intel Pentium D?
     
  6. gxsaurav

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    it differes completely
     
  7. gaurav_indian

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    Any advantages of both?
     
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    can a avg Indian buy this processor and mobo ?

    its high end .
     
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    You'll have the answer after sometime, hermit.
     
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