Intel Tukwila / Itanium 9300 processor family: Officially Announced

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Although Intel are well-known for their desktop and notebook processors they also offer solutions for high-end servers, they have recently announced a new processor family.

This new processor family is called the Itanium 9300 processor family, previously this family was code-named Tukwila, these processors will be used in “corporate servers and data centers”.

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This processor family will feature four cores, each of which can execute eight threads when using Intel Hyper-Threading technology, not only this but they will offer up to “800% more interconnected bandwidth”.

These new Itanium 9300 series processors will range in pricing dramatically, the starting price should be $946 anywhere up to $3,838 when purchased in quantities of 1000, Intel will begin shipping these chips within the next 90 days.

Source: SlashGear