AMD is looking to raise
$2 billion US. nVIDIA says it's not
planning to launch its own brand motherboards. Intel cuts
its server and desktop CPU prices.
For the desktop market, the Core 2 Quad Q6600 has fallen in price to US$530
while CPUs in the Core 2 Duo E6X00-series have been cut by up to 40%. Intel
also introduced two new processors, the E6420 and E6320, which share equivalent
features to the similarly numbered E6400 and E6300 CPUs but have an increased
L2 cache of 4MB.