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AMD to Push Out Power Friendly Processors for Windows 8 Tablets

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    AMD to Push Out Power Friendly Processors for Windows 8 Tablets


    It hasn't been much of an ARM wrestle in the tablet space up to this point, and it's not because AMD and Intel haven't talked the talk. For the most part, they just haven't walked the walk, which has allowed ARM to dominate the category. That could change once Windows 8 comes into view in a few months, and if Microsoft's upcoming Metro infused OS proves popular on touchscreen tablets, you can expect a dogfight between AMD and Intel.

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    I'm placing my chips on AMD in this decade. They got destroyed by Intel because they couldn't compete well in the desktop space, but they do have something going for them: cheap, decent, low powered chips. Their new APUs have better performance per watt and better performance than the Llano series. The next series after Trinity will be even better...

    Intel has some work cut out for them...
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    ^ ^ Go AMD,
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