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5 Reasons Why Intel Is Being Pushed to the Wall By AMD

Danny Stieben writes that AMD is putting the pressure on Intel with their new GPUs and their pending launch of 16-core Bulldozer processors.

The new and future processors that AMD is offering are helping the company gain some momentum, which could turn ugly for Intel over time. I believe that if there ever comes a point where AMD has enough momentum to design a chip that is more powerful than anything Intel has, and yet still at an affordable price (and not the $999+ that Intel is asking), then that is the time when AMD could possibly get a much, much larger market share. We’re not at that point yet, but AMD sure has its plans set in motion, and they look good right now.

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