Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 13th Nov 2012 22:24 UTC
AMD "Advanced Micro Devices has hired JPMorgan Chase & Co to explore options, which could include a potential sale, as the chipmaker struggles to find a role in an industry increasingly focused on mobile and away from traditional PCs, according to three sources familiar with the situation." Woah. Bad news for competition in the x86 space.
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RE[2]: Could somebode explain me
by zima on Thu 15th Nov 2012 06:42 UTC in reply to "RE: Could somebode explain me"
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The same in true in video cards market, if you don't have the full range or halo products no one notices you at all. Nvidia and AMD are very close and competitive. Everybody else S3, Matrox, etc have died a death.

Technically those two aren't dead (yet?) - Matrox making some niche products ( is there to check), S3 as a GFX component of Via chipsets.

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