Wednesday, September 02, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
This Is The New Moto 360
Lenovo Yoga Tablets Feature A Built-in projector, New Phab Smartphones Look Impressive
Huawei Takes On iPhone 6 Plus With Mate S
Sony Unveils Its New Products at IFA 2015
Samsung IoT Device Will Take Care Of Your Sleep
Acer Unveils New PCs and Phones At IFA 2015
LG To Upgreade WebOS Smart TVs, Demos HDR Content
ASUS Chairman Unveils Many New Products at IFA 2015
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 > Three I...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, May 20, 2008
Three Intel chipsets to see price increase due to Sichuan quake


According to digitimes.com, three of Intel's chipsets, the G31, G33 and 945GC, are seeing an increase in price following the earthquake in Sichuan, China last week.

Although Intel's packaging and testing plant in Sichuan was unaffected by the quake, the local transport infrastructure has been severely impacted. The three chipsets occupy approximately 45% of Intel's desktop chipset shipments which has lead to rapid shortages.

The 945GC is seeing an increase from around US$15 in 1,000-unit tray quantities to US$18-19, while the G31 will see its price boost from US$23 to US$25-27 and the G33 from US$28 to US$31.

However, the price increases are expected to be absorbed entirely by motherboard makers hoping to maintain market share and so changes to pricing in the channel are unlikely.

Intel responded in saying that production has resumed from its plant in Chengdu and products are shipping from its warehouse. The company refuted any price changes would arise as a result of the quake.


Previous
Next
NEC LCD Technologies Enable Design of Non-rectangular TFT LCD Modules        All News        Sony Announces 2008 and Early 2009 Software Line Up for PS3
Corsair Dominator Hits 2462MHz     PC Parts News      Fujitsu Delivers New 250GB 2.5" SATA Hard Disk Drive

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

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 .