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Intel's Best Margins Come from Its Newest Chips...

PRODUCT                 INTRODUCED     LATEST       EST'D    EST'D
                                       PUBLISHED    MANUF.   GROSS
                                        PRICE       COST     MARGIN
PENTIUM MMX, 233-MHZ    June 2, 1997     $300        $50      83%
PENTIUM II, 266-MHZ     May 7, 1997       530        103      81
PENTIUM, 200-MHZ        June 10, 1996     106         40      62
PENTIUM PRO, 200-MHZ    Nov. 1, 1995      487        144      70
AMD K6, 166-MHZ         Apr. 2, 1997       84         70      17
CYRIX MEDIAGX, 180-MHZ  Feb. 20, 1997      81         45      44


PRODUCT                 INTRODUCED      TYPICAL    PROCESSOR
                                        SYSTEM      COST
                                        PRICE*     PERCENT
PENTIUM MMX, 233-MHZ    June 2, 1997     $1655      18.1%
PENTIUM II, 266-MHZ     May 7, 1997       2363       22.4
PENTIUM, 200-MHZ        June 10, 1996     1252        8.5
PENTIUM PRO, 200-MHZ    Nov. 1, 1995      3190       15.3
AMD K6, 166-MHZ         Apr. 2, 1997      1040        8.1
CYRIX MEDIAGX, 180-MHZ  Feb. 20, 1997      799       10.1

*Not including monitor; other configuration details vary

DATA: COMPANY REPORTS, COMPUTER INTELLIGENCE, MICRO DESIGN RESOURCES


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