Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
LG Suses BLU Products Over LTE Patents
Intel Optane Memory Launches Next Month To Boost Your PC
Facebook's Messenger App Will Expose Your Location For An Hour
Samsung To Sell Refurbished Galaxy Note 7s
Transcend Announces Its First PCIe NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive
HTC Says New Companies Join The Vive X Accelerator Program
New HyperX Expands FURY DDR4 Memory Lineup Supports Plug and Play Automatic Overclocking up to 2666MHz
TSMC To Start Producing A11 InFo Chips For New iPhone In April
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 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 Ryzen 5 CPUs For Desktops Launching April 11 Worldwide
Toshiba Delays Earnings Report, Announces Recovery Plan
AMD Comments On Thread Scheduling, Temperature Reporting Issues On Ryzen CPUs
AMD Previews "Naples" Server Processor, Coming in Q2 2017
Toshiba Informs SK hynix of New Plan to Sell Memory Business
AMD Ryzen 7 Desktop Processors Launch, Adding Pressure To Intel
Foxconn Is Bidding for Toshiba Chip Business
GDC 2017: AMD Unveils Vega Retail Name, Partners With Bethesda And Talks About Asynchronous Reprojection
AMD Launches Ryzen PC Chips, With A Price And Performance That Could Threaten Intel
Toshiba Starts Sampling 64-Layer, 512-gigabit 3D Flash Memory
Nvidia, and AMD Increase GPU Attach Rates While Total GPU Shipments Remain Flat
Toshiba Books $6.3 Billion Writedown, Chairman Resigns

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .