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Intel Penryn?

By RUDEBWOY
Sep 24, 2007
  1. When does penryn desktop processors going to be released?
     
  2. dustin_ds3000

    dustin_ds3000 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 869   +8

  3. CobaltViper

    CobaltViper TS Rookie

    I remember hearing november 11th. Not 100% sure though.
     
  4. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    Yea thats what i heard as well,i got like 800 bucks or so saved up for the 3.0 quad version an i want to figure out exactly when it is coming out,the money is itching me to spend it lol.
     
  5. kpo6969

    kpo6969 TS Maniac Posts: 710

    Nov 12th along with the new Nvidia cards the last I saw.
     
  6. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    Great..

    anyone got a list of the quad core line up prices,i have one but want to see what everyone else got to make sure i am not reading non sense.
     
  7. kpo6969

    kpo6969 TS Maniac Posts: 710

    Intel or AMD?
     
  8. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    Intel penryn quad version.
     
  9. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    X5460 3.16 GHz $1,172
    E5450 3.00 GHz $851
    E5440 2.83 GHz $690
    E5430 2.66 GHz $455
    E5420 2.50 GHz $316
    E5410 2.33 GHz $256
    E5405 2.00 GHz $209

    thats what i had got on a google search and a few other sites.
     
  10. kpo6969

    kpo6969 TS Maniac Posts: 710

    I didn't check Intel but if you want to compare with AMD:
    http://www.amdzone.com/modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=article&sid=8453

    Opteron 2344 Directron $236
    Opteron 2346 Directron $289
    Opteron 2347 Directron $356 Computer HQ $344.67
    Opteron 2350 Directron $438
    Opteron 8346 Directron $786
    Opteron 8347 Directron $886 Buy.com $910.99 PCs For Everyone $939
    PC Connection $925.56
    TheNerds.net $823.67
    NextWarehouse $892.42
    Opteron 8350 Directron $1,146

    You will need a board for Barcelona, and Tyan is the only company stepping up right now.

    Tyan S2932 Chumbo $469.99
    Atacom $444.95
    Newegg $469.99
    Tyan S3970 Buy.com $232.99 Next Warehouse $234.31.02 Atacom $229.95
    Tyan S4980 4 socket Computer Giants $798.18 Atacom $754.95
    Newegg $789.99
    Tyan S4985 4 Socket Next Warehouse $955.24 Newegg $1,169.99 PC Nation $955.35 free shipping
     
  11. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    yea i checked asus.com my mobo supports penryn they released a list of which boards do.
     
  12. RedFox911

    RedFox911 TS Rookie Posts: 67

    Hey will the penryn's have 1333 fsb
     
  13. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    Yep thats what i like about it,the entire quad line up is 1333 fsb
     
  14. RedFox911

    RedFox911 TS Rookie Posts: 67

    hmmok i just might wate
     
  15. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    Well from a japanese site i seen it seems penryn won't come out until jan,the only penryn processor being released in nov is the 999 one which is the 3.0 version..

    http://www.hkepc.com/?id=171
     
  16. RedFox911

    RedFox911 TS Rookie Posts: 67

    aw craap i guess ill just get q6600 i cant wate till jan because the new processor is a birthday present
     
  17. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    yea =/ thats what sucks cause penryn comes out but a lot of people wanna build now =/.
     
  18. dustin_ds3000

    dustin_ds3000 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 869   +8

    im about to bulid a new computer and i want to wait until the penryn E5420 comes out, i will be using an EVGA 680i A1 motherboard. will the stock BIOS work long enough to install windows and flash the BIOS
     
  19. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    Not to sure about evga but if you have a asus board they already have info on the boards that will work on penryn etc.
     
  20. MicroUnC

    MicroUnC TS Rookie

    better wait believe me it worth it. Penryn kicks a**.
     
  21. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

    ^^ sure right,less wattage,larger l2 cache,and i am sure you can oc those babys pretty good.
     
  22. RUDEBWOY

    RUDEBWOY TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 160

  23. dustin_ds3000

    dustin_ds3000 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 869   +8

    i would like to see the Q9450 (2.66GHz, 12MB) hit atlest 4GHz on overclocking.
     
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