Intel Introduces Pentium® Iii Processor At 1.13Ghz
INTEL INTRODUCES PENTIUM® III PROCESSOR AT 1.13 GIGAHERTZ
AUCKLAND, August 1, 2000 -
Intel New Zealand has introduced the
Pentium® III processor at 1.13 GHz (gigahertz), the world’s highest performance microprocessor for PCs.
"Intel’s Pentium III processor reaches a new level of performance with 1.13 GHz, enabling Intel’s customers to ship the world’s fastest PC platforms,” said Scott Gilmour, General Manager, Intel New Zealand. “With the Pentium III processor at 1.13 GHz, PC enthusiasts will be able to get the most out of the Web and the high performance applications they use today.”
Using BAPCo’s SYSmark* 2000 benchmark running under Windows* 2000, the Pentium III processor 1.13 GHz delivers a system-level performance score of 208 compared to a score of 197 on the Pentium III processor at 1 GHz.**
The Pentium III processor 1.13 GHz in SECC2 packaging is priced at US$990 in 1,000-unit quantities, and is available now in limited quantities.
Intel, the world’s largest chipmaker, is also a leading manufacturer of computer, networking and communications products. Additional information about Intel is available at www.intel.co.nz.
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