AMD Athlon and Intel Pentium III prices each fell much as 31 percent. AMD's largest Athlon price cut came on the Athlon 600MHz. It fell 31 percent, from $419 (£259) to $289 (£179).
Intel's largest Pentium III price cut reduced the 550MHz Pentium III chip 31 percent from $348 to $241. Intel also dropped prices on its 750MHz Pentium III by 7 percent to $744 and 733MHz Pentium III by 21 percent to $594, while AMD's Athlon 750MHz fell 14 percent to $799 and 700MHz Athlon 26 percent to $519.