The wonder is it didn't do it earlier, we ran a crusade for this.
The chip firm is likely to announce it this week.
Joe D'elia, senior analyst at iSuppli, described it to INQUIRER journalists over the weekend as something of a breakthrough by the chip giant.
But it's a tacit admission by Intel that the Pentium M, a successor to the Pentium III-M, is a cool operator, and can do most of what a Pentium 4 can, whether it be labelled a Prescott or not.
The INQ understands that the Pentium M is such a successful chip that in 2005 Intel may integrate the low wattage CPU cores into one four way die.
But fine words do not butter parsnips, as the British saying goes.
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