This is a 2.5GHz
CPU with FSB 1333
, but this time it has 4MB of L2 cache
. It will be priced at $224
, and it looks very similar to Core 2 Quad Q9300 as it works at the same clock and has the same FSB but the Q9300 has 6MB L2 cache and costs $266.
This CPU sits on top of Q8200 clocked at 2.33GHz with FSB 1333 and 4MB cache that is currently selling for $193 and the most famous 65nm quad-core Q6600 at its 2.4GHz clock, FSB 1066 and 7MB cache that is selling for $183 and represents Intel’s cheapest quad-core to date.