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(computer science) coded instructions that are stored permanently in read-only memory

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Flagship System Now Powered by Intel Core 2 Extreme Quad-Core Processor
CALGARY, Canada -- VoodooPC, the world's leading architect of highly personalized, one-of-a-kind, high-performance PCs, today introduced the OMEN Intel Core 2 Extreme Quad Core featuring the Intel[R] Core[TM] 2 Extreme Quad-Core processor.
Computers with the Intel Core 2 Quad processor are excellent for high-definition video entertainment and are multimedia powerhouses for demanding software applications run simultaneously.
When a technology breaks crucial new ground the way the Core 2 Extreme QX6700 has, customers can't wait to get their hands on it, and many of them are learning that Alienware is the preferred brand for the highest performance systems in the PC industry," said Mark Vena, Vice President of Marketing for Alienware.
The Core 2 Extreme QX6700 is made up of four separate processing cores in a single package and provides 8MB of L2 cache.
Alienware users have the opportunity to configure their newly-designed desktops with the Intel Core 2 Extreme and Intel Core 2 Duo processors, which are based on advanced Intel Core Microarchitecture.
We developed the Intel Core 2 Extreme and Core 2 Duo processors from the ground up to optimize the experience of gamers and media enthusiasts," said Jeff McCrea, Vice President, Sales and Marketing Group and Co-President, Intel Americas, Inc.