Sunday, August 30, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Alienware Brings Liquid Cooling and Dynamic Overclocking to Holiday Lineup
Razer Launches Wildcat Xbox One Controller And Upgraded Nabu Smartband
Workstation Market Shippments Rebound In Q2
Google Will Help You Find Your Plumber
IFA 2015: What We Know So Far
Acer Liquid Z410 And Liquid Jade Z Phones Released
Huawei Honor Phones Coming To Europe
AMD Radeon R9 370X Graphics Card Launched In Asia
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > PC Parts > Toshiba...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, May 29, 2007
Toshiba to Use AMD Chip in Laptop PCs


Toshiba said it would buy microprocessors from AMD, ending its exclusive ties with Intel for the supply of the brains that run computers.

Toshiba, the world's fourth-largest laptop PC maker, said on Tuesday it expects to put AMD processors in about 20 percent of the notebooks it sells in the United States and Europe.

The move follows an announcement last year by Dell, the world's second-largest PC maker that had been procuring microprocessors only from Intel for more than two decades, that it would begin using chips from AMD.

Toshiba's decision could be a message that an era in which Intel took the lion's share of microprocessor profits as the king of PC chips is over.

Toshiba plans to put AMD chips in moderate-priced standard models for individual and corporate clients, Toshiba spokeswoman Yuko Sugahara said.

The Nikkei business daily reported earlier that prices of AMD-equipped PCs are expected to sell for up to 10,000 yen ($82) less than comparable models.

Toshiba will install AMD chips in some models to be released this summer, enabling it to reduce parts-procurement costs by at least 10 percent, the paper said.


Previous
Next
OCZ and PC Power & Cooling Join Forces        All News        Sharp Develops Industry's Smallest Laser Diode for BD/HD DVD Drives
OCZ and PC Power & Cooling Join Forces     PC Parts News      BenQ Launches Joybook S32 and S32W

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
AMD Radeon R9 370X Graphics Card Launched In Asia
AMD Radeon R9 Nano Graphics Card Shipping September 10th
AMD Showcases Graphics, Energy Efficient Computing and Die-Stacking Technologies At Hot Chips
GPU shipments Dropped During The Quarter, Both AMD And Nvidia Slipped
Toshiba Launches Wireless Power Receiver IC for Quick Charging Mobile Devices
Toshiba Unveils Three NVME Solid State Drive Families
This Tool May Unlock The Disabled Cores Of Your GPU
Toshiba Develops First 16-die Stacked NAND Flash Memory with TSV Technology
Toshiba Announces Third Generation of Enterprise SAS SSDs, Starts Production Of 3D NAND
Toshiba Expands Line-up of ARM Cortex -M-based Microcontrollers
Toshiba CEO Resigns Following Accounting Scandal
Toshiba Inflated Profits

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .