March 22, 1993: First Pentium Processor Shipped
1993 – The first Pentium processors get shipped out. The 80586, invented y Vinod Dahm, ran at 60 and 66 MHz clock speeds. 3.1 million transistors and 4 GB of addressable memory. It was fabricated in a 0.8 µm BiCMOS process. It was replaced by the P54C.
Wikazine – Full show notes for March 22
- The Vinyl version of the DVD – the CED – was patented
- The first laser was patented to Bell Telephone Labratories
- BLEEM! begins accepting pre-orders