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Old June 18, 2009, 09:07 AM
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Default Intel Quietly Announces Core i5 and Core i3 Branding

http://www.anandtech.com/cpuchipsets...oc.aspx?i=3585

Didn't know that they were gonna release Core i3...Core i5 was a known thing though.
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Old June 18, 2009, 09:35 AM
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i3 isn't surprising at all.

just another cheapie solution
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Old June 18, 2009, 09:36 AM
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Cool but why i7, i5, i3???
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Old June 18, 2009, 09:37 AM
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i3 = Celeron
i5 = Pentium 4
i7 = Xeon

Easy Table to compare performance! Back from the 2000s !
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Old June 18, 2009, 09:53 AM
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I think it's more....

i3 = Super-budget
i5 = Mainstream
i7 = Server/Enthusiast

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Old June 18, 2009, 09:57 AM
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I think it's more....

i3 = Super-budget
i5 = Mainstream
i7 = Server/Enthusiast

Which comes back to exactly what I said... My table is for people who got Pentium 4 and are still suck in the 2000s.

Easy reference table!
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i3 = Ruffles Plain
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Meh, my Q6600 will be with me for a while yet.
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I don't see my Q9550 giving me any troubles anytime soon.
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i3 = Ruffles Plain
i5 = Doritos
i7 = Miss Vickies

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Make it with Pictures and that would be spot on!
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