But shortly before then, on the 26th of October, we'll see price cuts on the 2.5GHz, 2.4GHz and 2.3GHz Celerons.
They'll drop to $79, $69 and $69 respectively - meaning that the 2.3GHz chip is for the chop.
During next year, Intel will edge the frequencies of Prescott microprocessors up - to 3.06GHz in Q2, to 3.20GHz in Q3 and reach speeds greater than 3.20GHz by the end of this year, as it begins to switch to its 90 nanometer Prescott process.
By the end of next year, the slowest Celeron you'll be able to get will clock at a rather impressive 2.60GHz, and with prices to match, no doubt. µ
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