Originally Posted by nekrosoft13
my own opinion is that they could, but they don't want to, they have to keep selling CPUs at small mhz increments, other wise if they would start selling 4ghz i7 from the start, they would not be able to have a new product on the market until new architecture would be produced.
basically they are holding back
Thats my thought aswell. My college professor said that everything we are using right now at home is 5 yrs old. The industry controls the flow to keep consumers interested in new product, if they released the newest things available we wouldn't need to buy as often.