Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
AMD Demonstrates Next-Gen x86 APU Running Fedora Linux
Lenovo Introduces A to Z and FLEX 2 series Of Laptops and Desktops
Japanese Court Rejects Mt Gox Bankruptcy Protection Application
LaCie Warns Of Security Breech
Smartphone Makers, Carriers To Support Anti-theft Initiative
Samsung Galaxy S5 Carries A Very High Bill of Materials
Intel's Quarterly Net Better Than Expected
Researchers Hack Galaxy S5's Fingerprint Scanner
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > PC Parts > Intel a...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, October 28, 2010
Intel and AMD Retain Market Share Amid Fast Growth


Intel and AMD in the second quarter maintained their market share positions in the global microprocessor business amid fast industry growth, reflecting the intense competition among the two companies, according to iSuppli Corp.

Dominant supplier Intel in the second quarter accounted for 80.4 percent of global microprocessor revenue, down from 80.7 percent in the second quarter of 2009 when the company?s share reached a four-year high.

On a sequential basis, Intel gained 0.1 points of share from the 80.3 percent it held in the first quarter of 2010.

AMD?s share amounted to 11.52 percent in the second quarter of 2010, up 0.04 points from 11.48 the same time a year ago. On a sequential basis, AMD saw its share decline by 0.2 points from the 11.72 percent of share it held in the first quarter of 2010.

The static market share situation might suggest that the second quarter was uneventful in terms of the competition between the two major microprocessor suppliers. However, with the market undergoing rapid growth and rapid technological development, the fact that the companies have largely retained their positions indicates they are competing furiously for every tenth of a point of market share. Global microprocessor revenue in the second quarter of 2010 rose 34 percent from the same period in 2009. The annual increase reflects the PCs market?s dramatic recovery from the dismal conditions seen in the second quarter of 2009, when global PC shipments declined by 4.3 percent compared to a year earlier. In contrast, PC shipments in the second quarter of 2010 increased by 22.8 percent from the same quarter in 2009.

Meanwhile, technology as measured from the second quarter evolved significantly during the past 12 months. Approximately 38 percent of notebook PC microprocessors shipped during the period were graphics-enabled microprocessors, up significantly from 2009, according to data from iSuppli?s PC Technology Penetration Forecast.


Previous
Next
Japanese NHK To Offer Ultra High Definition TV in Ten years        All News        AMD Details High Floating Point Capabilities Of Upcoming Bulldozer Chips
New Working Group Aims to Create SSD PCIe Standard     PC Parts News      AMD Details High Floating Point Capabilities Of Upcoming Bulldozer Chips

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
AMD Demonstrates Next-Gen x86 APU Running Fedora Linux
Intel's Quarterly Net Better Than Expected
New Intel Haswell Processors Released
AMD Introduces New Socketed AMD Sempron and AMD Athlon APUs
3M, SGI and Intel Showcase New Cooling Technology for Data Centers
Intel Cuts 1,500 Jobs In Costa Rica
AMD Launches The Radeon R9 295X2 Graphics Card
Intel Adjusts Its Financial Reporting
AMD Launches New FirePro W9100 Graphics Card
Intel Outlines New USB 3.1 Type-C Connectors, Braswell Chip at IDF 2014
AMD Teases With New "Secret" Briefcase
Intel Aims At China With New LTE Cat 6 Solution, Mobile SoC

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .