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View Full Version : intel releases 990x cpu, lowers 970 and 960 prices on socket 1366


wheeljack12
02-14-11, 12:21 PM
http://www.tcmagazine.com/tcm/news/hardware/35662/intel-releases-core-i7-990x-hexa-core-cpu-cuts-i7-970-i7-960-prices

Yaboze
02-15-11, 08:16 AM
The Core i7 960 (3.2ghz) is now around $300. NICE. I might have to grab one. I was eyeing a 950 for a while, but I think this is my next move. Not going to Sandy Bridge for a while.

It's a little high yet on New Egg. I'll wait and see if it drops a bit or there's a sale at MC.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819115224&cm_re=i7_960-_-19-115-224-_-Product