Intel cuts Core 2 and Xeon prices

Intel keeps piling the pressure on AMD with yet another round of price cuts.

Intel keeps piling the pressure on AMD with yet another round of price cuts.

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Here's a rundown of the price cuts on the desktop:

  • Q6600 (Quad-core, 2.40GHz) Now: $193 | Was: $224 - 14% cut
  • E8500 (Dual-core, 3.16GHz) Now: $183 | Was: $266 - 31% cut
  • E8400 (Dual-core, 3.00GHz) Now: $163 | Was: $183 - 11% cut
  • E7200 (Dual-core, 2.53GHz) Now: $113 | Was: $133 - 15% cut

Here's what we have on the server side:

  • X3220 (Quad-core, 2.40GHz) Now: $198 | Was: $224 - 12% cut
  • X3210 (Quad-core, 2.13GHz) Now: $198 | Was: $224 - 12% cut
  • E3110 (Quad-core, 2.13GHz) Now: $167 | Was: $188 - 11% cut

Prices for all other processors remain the same.