Merom 1 Cheap Merom In October

Intel plans to start offering an entry-level Core 2 Duo processor,
the T5200, for OEM notebook makers in October, in order to compete with AMD’s
entry-level Mobile Turion 64×2 CPUs. The T5200 CPU, which will pair with Intel’s
945 chipsets, will gradually take over the role currently being filled by the
T2250 and T2050. In addition, the T5200 should be available at a price much
lower than the current Core 2 Duo T5500 and T5600, which are priced at US$ 209
and US$ 241.

Merom 1 Cheap Merom In October

Intel plans to start offering an entry-level Core 2 Duo processor,
the T5200, for OEM notebook makers in October, in order to compete with AMD’s
entry-level Mobile Turion 64×2 CPUs. The T5200 CPU, which will pair with Intel’s
945 chipsets, will gradually take over the role currently being filled by the
T2250 and T2050. In addition, the T5200 should be available at a price much
lower than the current Core 2 Duo T5500 and T5600, which are priced at US$ 209
and US$ 241.