- This article is about the first-generation Intel Pentium processor. For the Pentium brand as a whole, see Intel Pentium.
The processor was formed in 1992, but didn't have a sole logo until 1994. On August 17, 1999 Intel stopped producing/shipping the Pentium processor in favor of the Pentium II and III. But, due to a product change notification from Intel ,the Intel Pentium was officially and discontinued on February 25, 2000 and was no longer shipped after that day.