Intel will drop the Pentium name without making a major announcement, but simply transition to processor names such as “Intel D 920″ or “Intel 672″ without introducing a new brand. Apparently, the transition is planned to begin in the immediate future. Intel has informed OEM’s some time ago that the Pentium brand will be going away.

Intel will drop the Pentium name without making a major announcement, but simply transition to processor names such as “Intel D 920″ or “Intel 672″ without introducing a new brand. Apparently, the transition is planned to begin in the immediate future. Intel has informed OEM’s some time ago that the Pentium brand will be going away.