Thursday, April 16, 2009

AMD is expanding the market share of desktop CPU, and the term refers to debut a new desktop platform for entry-level

According to the source, AMD reported their Taiwanese counterparts term exit Pisces - the new desktop platform for entry-level. As is known, previously out of this platform, which includes 45-nanometer processors Athlon II (Propus, Rana and Regor) and 55-nanometer range of the system logic 780G + with integrated graphics ATI Radeon HD 4200, expected in the current quarter. The new date is as follows: «prior to September of this year».

In April, 780G + chipset will be released at the final stage of testing, so that the system board it can be seen as early as June, at Computex Taipei 2009, Taiwan industry sources believe.

With respect to AMD, the company refused to comment, citing the usual practice not to discuss has not yet announced products.

Interestingly, according to available information, the demand for desktop CPUs AMD, including the model series Phenom II X3 700 and Phenom II X4 920 is constantly growing, thanks to attractive prices. This allows manufacturers of motherboards to predict the increase in the share market of processors for desktop systems, owned by AMD, and 30% for the second quarter of this year.