Advanced Micro Devices will try to inject some vigor into the lackluster desktop PC market with the first $99 quad-core processor.
HP throws everything but the kitchen sink into this stylish tower, then tops it off with a free Windows 7 upgrade when this OS ships later this year. And it's new, not a refurb!
AMD adds new "Dragon" Phenom II processor models, including triple-core processors, as it tries to outdo Intel desktop price-performance.
The Q8200 is priced at $224, making it one of the least expensive quad-core chips that the company now offers.
Dell introduces the Studio Desktop and Studio Slim Desktop.
Intel reportedly is readying a low-cost quad-core processor to compete with AMD's triple-core chip. Specifications on Intel's upcoming Nehalem chip are leaking out too.