A plethora of Intel’s desktop roadmap slides have leaked revealing a lot of information about upcoming products and their launch time-frames. To begin with, the slides reveal Intel’s plan about the fate of Haswell desktop BGA chips. They are planned to launched by the end of this year and they’ll be bear the Pentium and Celeron tags along with a few high-performance Core i7 and Core i5 models too. Furthermore, detailed specifications and launch time frame of Ivy Bridge-E HEDT parts have also been confirmed by these slides. Lastly, these also reveal the Haswell-refresh which we’ll see by the mid of 2014.
Looks like we are not getting Broadwell in 2014 afterall.