“Word reaches the Deeplung ear that Intel’s Yonah processor, which ships under the Intel Core Duo moniker, has features that aren’t being exposed to the consumer. Intel’s Sossaman is the key, and Sossaman is the codename for an ultra low voltage Yonah to be shipped under the Xeon brand, into the server and workstation space.”
Here are some more Processor articles from around the web:
- Pentium Extreme Edition 955 @ MBReview
- Intel Pentium 955 EE @ t-break
- AMD, Intel unwrap their latest server chips @ CNET
- AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 Processor @ Guru3D
- AMD Athlon 64 FX-60 Review @ The TechZone
HEXUS is doing some sleuthing, having become curious about “Intel’s Sossaman … the codename for an ultra low voltage Yonah to be shipped under the Xeon brand.” This lead them to wonder if the Yonah, or Core Duo chips being sold now have some x64 capabilities that aren’t being mentioned.