Intel Sandy Bridge Chip Launching on January 5 at the CES

Intel will launch its next-generation "Sandy Bridge" chip line on January 5 at the Consumer Electronics Show, the chipmaker confirmed today.The launch will take place at Venetion Hotel in Las Vegas. Mooly Eden, Intel vice president and general manager for PC Client Group, along with "surprise guests, will showcase the world's fastest processor with many […]

Intel will launch its next-generation "Sandy Bridge" chip line on January 5 at the Consumer Electronics Show, the chipmaker confirmed today.

Intel Sandy Bridge

The launch will take place at Venetion Hotel in Las Vegas. Mooly Eden, Intel vice president and general manager for PC Client Group, along with "surprise guests, will showcase the world's fastest processor with many new technologies Intel has built into our chips to enhance the 'visual life,'" Intel said in a statement.

In Sandy Bridge will--for the first time in mainstream laptops--the central processing unit (CPU) and graphics processing unit (GPU) will be combined in one 32-nanometer piece of silicon.

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