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Intel begins 65nm Core 2 Duo phase-out

Nehalem ushers in a spring clean

| Posted: Nov 4, 2008 6:49 pm

Following the launch of its first, Nehalem microarchitecture derived, Core i7 CPUs, Intel is moving swiftly to begin the phase out of 65nm Core 2 Duo offerings.

 

Intel begins 65nm Core 2 Duo phase-out

 

According to this report from TechConnect Magazine, the Santa Clara, CA based company will cease accepting orders for E6850 (3.0 GHz), E6750 (2.66 GHz), E4600 (2.40 GHz) and E6540/E6550 (2.33 GHz) CPUs, on March 6th, 2009.

 

Whilst retail boxed SKUs shall ship until early June 2009, tray versions shall be delivered through till May 2010.

 

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