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Intel: new 3.06GHz Xeon, new prices, new stepping P4

While we were watching Californian IDF 2003, Intel made some updates on its website, related to things closer then future solutions.

First of all, another price cut dated to February 23. As you can see, it mostly touches mainstream Pentium 4 chips. Second, without additional press releases Xeon line was updated with 3.06GHz model.

Prices for over 1,000-unit quantities.

Pentium 4, FSBOld priceNew priceCut
3.06GHz, 533MHz $637$5898%
2.80GHz, 533MHz $401$3756%
2.66GHz, 533MHz $305$24121%
2.60GHz, 400MHz $305$24121%
2.53GHz, 533MHz $243$19321%
2.50GHz, 400MHz $243$19321%
2.40GHz, 533MHz $193$16316%
2.40GHz, 400MHz $193$16316%
2.26GHz, 533MHz $193$16316%
2.20GHz, 400MHz $193$16316%
Xeon, FSB 
3.06GHz, 533MHz -$722-
2.80GHz, 533MHz $455$4550%
2.80GHz, 400MHz $433$4330%
2.66GHz, 533MHz $337$28416%
2.60GHz, 400MHz $326$27316%
2.40GHz, 533MHz $234$20911%
2.40GHz, 400MHz $224$19812%
2.20GHz, 400MHz $224$19812%

More to this, Intel updated Pentium 4 specs. Stepping C1 is now replaced with D1. Exactly this core will support 800MHz FSB. Besides, core CPUID changed from 0F27h to 0F29h; 2.80GHz chip will now feature VID 1.525V, 1.5V, 1.475V; 3.06GHz one — VID 1.55V, 1.525V, 1.5V, 1.475V. And the 800MHz FSB id contact is AE26.

As Canterwood and Springdale are to be announced soon, I guess the above info will come in handy within a couple of weeks.

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