Intel to Release New Ivy Bridge Processors on April 8th?
Intel is reportedly planning to release a total of 25 models of its 22nm Ivy Bridge processors on or around April 8th, reports DigiTimes.
Desktop CPUs to be unveiled include quad-core Core i7-3770K, 3770, 3770S, 3770T, and Core i5-3570, 3550 and 3450, with prices ranging from US$184-332. Additionally, the Core i5-3470T will be available in May priced at US$184.
Notebook CPUs Core i7-3920Qm, 3820QM and 3720QM will be released in April priced at US$1,096, US$568 and US$378, respectively. Other models including Core i5-3520M, 3360M, 3320M and ultrabook CPUs Core i7-3667U and Core i5-3427U will be unveiled later.
MacRumors notes that the 3820QM and 3720QM processors appear to be the successors to the processors in the high-end 15" and 17" MacBook Pro models. Also, the Core i7-3667U and Core i5-3427U ultrabook CPU look suitable for the MacBook Air; however, they are set to be debuted at a later date.
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