AMD may quit processor business

The latest leaked AMD roadmaps for the future have painted a surprising picture – if we judge by this information the AMD FX Vishera processors will be the most advanced PC processor by AMD until 2015 and possibly even beyond. This most likely means that AMD has given up on CPU competition with rival Intel.

This fact is further proved by the roadmaps themselves that offer many more APUs than Intel processors with integrated graphics. The first new family known as Kaveri will ship very soon; Kaveri will be superseded by Carrizo while Kabini will be taken over by Beema in mid-2014.

If AMD quits the PC chip business then this day will be a very sad one as the company has significantly shaped the world we live in by releasing milestone products. Let’s not forget that AMD was the first company to add 64-bit extensions to its processor line and call the subsequent product AMD64. This is true for many more occasions.


Source: Techpowerup

Related posts

LG unveils wireless charging device for mobile phones

LG unveils wireless charging device for mobile phones

LG unveils today, own wireless charging solution for mobile phones,  called the Wireless Charging Pad (WCP-700). The device uses inductive coils in the battery doors and allows mobile phones to be charged without being connected with a cable. This Wireless Charging Pad features a compact...

Samsung may launch the Galaxy S7 before end of year

Samsung may launch the Galaxy S7 before end of year

A wild rumor has been circulating in some Korean newspapers recently and the rumor is so crazy we cannot but share it here. It turns out that according to some Korean newspapers Samsung will launch its new Galaxy S7 flagship by the end of the current year! This move is not surprising – if the...

Microsoft confirms Windows Blue add-on

An executive working for Microsoft Corporation has officially confirmed that the company’s flagship products – Windows 8 and Windows RT – will soon receive a major update in the form of Windows Blue. The upcoming update will be distributed free of charge and will add additional features to...

Leave a comment