Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 21st Dec 2009 22:43 UTC
Intel "Intel has revealed the launch specs for the first-ever line of x86 products that contain both a GPU and CPU on the same die. Pine Trail, the next-generation Atom platform, will pave the way for future integrated CPU/GPU parts from both Intel and AMD."
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MediaGX
by qunying on Tue 22nd Dec 2009 00:54 UTC
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2008-06-04

Any body remember MediaGX chip, which integrate not only video ut sound also into the CPU? I think that will be the first ever x86 chip that have video. ^_^
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaGX

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RE: MediaGX
by fithisux on Tue 22nd Dec 2009 08:09 in reply to "MediaGX"
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2006-01-22

Any body remember MediaGX chip, which integrate not only video ut sound also into the CPU? I think that will be the first ever x86 chip that have video. ^_^
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaGX


I never heard of it, though it sounds a very-very-very wise and cross-OS solution. I wish we have such chipsets with standardized exposed GFX API.

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RE[2]: MediaGX
by phoenix on Tue 22nd Dec 2009 16:40 in reply to "RE: MediaGX"
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2005-07-11

It was a great concept, but based around a horrible-performing Cyrix CPU core, which pretty much killed it commercially.

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