Well this is horrible news for Intel fans. According to motherboard manufacturers,
Intel's upcoming dual core Presler has stability
Sampling Intel’s 65nm dual-core Presler processors has revealed some
stability problems, according to unspecified motherboard makers, adding that
the problematic CPUs include the 2.8GHz 920 and 3.0GHz 930 series. Launch of
end products based on the Intel Presler core may be pushed back from the January
2006 date originally scheduled by system vendors, the makers noted.
DDR2 sales might be doing poorly but Elpida delivers DDR3
samples to Intel. Since Intel is resuming 865GV production, it has asked memory
manufacturers to produce more
With Intel reportedly scheduled to restart production of entry-level 865GV
chipsets this quarter, the chip giant requested DRAM makers to allot more capacity
for DDR, according to sources at memory makers.