TSMC will take over production of additional series as AMD continues to move forward.
With regard to Intel, the recent mention of bandwidth stagnation and the strengthening of a competitor has made it impossible for us to report too many particularly favorable developments around the company house. Now, in another event, we talked about what is going on, but we learned from another source that we have a closer relationship with TSMC.
There was talk of a prototype during Intel Labs Day 2020, as well as other important achievements, but we are still a little far from launching another revolution in this area, involving photons. Perhaps more important news for users is that there will be even closer collaboration with the recently published Taiwanese TSMC job advertisement In addition to the Atom chips, they will be responsible for the production of Xe-HPG and Xe-HPC graphics controllers, as well as some Xeon SoCs, although this is unlikely to be a huge step forward in terms of volume. interest in state – of – the – art production lines is outstanding, and on the other hand, Intel alone produces so many chips that most of them have to take care of themselves. This step is definitely logical, as it provides some relief for company officials.
Meanwhile, AMD’s breakthrough continues, at least according to the latest Steam study, the results of which have been published in recent days. According to detailed material, which also includes data from November, AMD chips have already been used by almost 27 percent of gamers who turn to the portal, which is a big name, because a year ago this figure was still 20.5 percent, and in the fall of 2018 it was barely 17.5 percent. belongs to the smallest manufacturer. Therefore, it is clear that the improvements are continuous, obviously the Ryzen 5000 family, which recently introduced itself to the general public, will also play this role.
Interestingly, the Ryzen 7 3700X is on Amazon’s best-selling chip list, although the Intel Core i7-9700K is already in second place – 7 sites have been captured by AMD solutions, and new copies are coming in well. rank.