DV Hardware bringing you the hottest news about processors, graphics cards, Intel, AMD, NVIDIA, ATi, hardware and technology!

   Home | News submit | News Archives | Reviews | Articles | Howto's | Advertise
 
DarkVision Hardware - Daily tech news
August 28, 2014 
Main Menu

Home
Info
News archives
Articles
Howto
Reviews
 

Who's Online
There are currently 110 people online.

 

Latest Reviews
Zowie P-TF Rough mousepad
Zowie FK mouse
BitFenix Ronin case
Ozone Rage ST headset
Lamptron FC-10 SE fan controller
ZOWIE G-TF Rough mousepad
ROCCAT Isku FX gaming keyboard
Prolimatech Magnetic Pin
 

RSS
RSS





 

AMD to make entry-level business PCs one of its major focusses

Posted on Thursday, February 20 2014 @ 12:32:32 CET by


AMD logo
AMD's new EMEA CPU unit head Neil Spicer anounced in an interview that his company is going to put a lot of effort in emerging growth segments such as consoles and tablets. Last year around 90 percent of AMD's revenue originated from the PC and client market, but by 2015 the company hopes to get 50 percent of its revenue from new markets.

Besides consoles and tablets, one of the other markets AMD plans to tap hard are entry-level B2B (business-to-business) desktop:
"It is unusual for a vendor to talk about costs. But there is an opportunity to build an entry-level PC from a starting point of around $70 [£42] with an APU and motherboard," he said, citing the example of AMD's latest A44000 quad-core (sic) CPU with DX11 graphics card.

"If you take the example of a small independent builder looking to buy a couple of new computers, this is where we can win. Price is what matters to customers in the marketplace and resellers want consistency. For us that is not about being predictable, but more about being stable."
Source: Channel Web


 



 

DV Hardware - Privacy statement
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owner.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2002-2014 DM Media Group bvba