[May 7th, 2009 10:00]

AMD and Intel have quietly been fighting a quad-core price war. AMD started by introducing a very competitive Phenom II X4 940 priced similarly to Intel's Core 2 Quad Q9400. A couple of price cuts later and Intel is trying a new strategy. The Q8400 is Intel's highest clocked quad-core CPU with only 4MB of L2 cache. Is that enough to compete with the Phenom II...

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