MSI added support for upcoming Pentium E6700
MSI was one of the first motherboard manufacturers who listed CPU support for upcoming dual-core Pentium E6700 microprocessor. The following 20 motherboards now show E6700 in the list of supported processors:
Pentium E6700 runs at 3.2 GHz, or one step above currently fastest socket 775 Pentium E6600 CPU. The processor features 1066 MHz Front Side Bus frequency and 2 MB level 2 cache shared between two cores. As all other Pentiums from E6000 series, the E6700 includes Virtualization technology and streaming SIMD extensions up to SSE3 and Supplemental SSE3. It was reported that the processor will be launched this quarter.
Jun 01: Intel added pricing for new Core i3/ i5 / i7 microprocessors
May 27: Intel microprocessors planned for this quarter