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Chipset development is on hold at Nvidia
— 12:18 PM on October 8, 2009

Nvidia made quite a splash with its GeForce 9400M chipset last October. Several laptop makers—including Apple—found the 9400M's speedy integrated graphics, single-chip design, and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets

AMD intros new notebook platform with 45nm CPUs
— 11:49 AM on September 10, 2009

The tiger is out of its cage. AMD has pulled the curtain off a new mainstream notebook platform, which it code-named Tigris and now...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets Mobile computing

Intel's P55 Express chipset
— 12:29 AM on September 8, 2009

Lynnfield requires a new motherboard based on Intel's P55 Express chipset. We've rounded up three examples from Asus, Gigabyte, and MSI to see how...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

Just fix the AHCI already, AMD
— 12:21 PM on August 17, 2009

I've been partial to AMD for a long time. The first PC I built for myself had an Athlon Thunderbird running at a blistering 1.4GHz,...

Type: Blog post Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

Report: Nvidia preps new mobile chipsets for AMD, Intel
— 1:58 PM on August 14, 2009

These days, the crown jewel of Nvidia's chipset business may well be the MCP79. Marketed under different names—GeForce 9400M, Ion—this integrated graphics offering debuted...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets Mobile computing

Nvidia posts continued losses, optimistic revenue outlook
— 6:00 AM on August 7, 2009

Graphics processor shipments may have risen considerably last quarter, but that apparently didn't help take Nvidia out of the red. The company has...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets

Nvidia quietly adds Ion variant without DX10
— 9:37 AM on August 4, 2009

Nvidia is getting a new Ion integrated graphics processor ready. No, we're not talking about the Ion 2. Rather, as Fudzilla points out,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets Mobile computing

AMD's 785G integrated graphics chipset
— 11:00 PM on August 3, 2009

AMD has a new 785G integrated graphics chipset designed for Socket AM3 CPUs and sub-$100 motherboards. Join us as we explore whether the 785G...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

Report: TSMC to make some Atom chipsets for Intel
— 5:10 PM on July 28, 2009

Intel already announced plans to let TSMC manufacture Atom system-on-a-chip devices all the way back in March. Today, TG Daily quotes a Taiwan Economic...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets Personal tech

Massive Intel mobile, desktop roadmaps massively leaked
— 12:43 PM on July 16, 2009

Somehow, the folks at PC Watch in Japan have gotten their hands on what appear to be some very large and very detailed Intel...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets Mobile computing

High-end Socket AM3 chipsets under the microscope
— 10:53 PM on June 17, 2009

The Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition makes a compelling case for Socket AM3, particularly now that LGA775 has no real upgrade path. Which chipset...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

More Nvidia Ion system designs appear at Computex
— 10:59 AM on June 4, 2009

COMPUTEX — Ever since Nvidia formally launched its Ion chipset together with the Acer AspireRevo two months ago, it's been promising scores of additional...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets

P55 motherboards, Lynnfield info run loose at Computex
— 9:30 AM on June 4, 2009

COMPUTEX — On Tuesday, we got to see Intel's upcoming Lynnfield processors in action. Since then, during our encounters with motherboard manufacturers, we've seen...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Chipsets

Nvidia's Huang talks Intel chip bundling, legal action
— 12:29 PM on May 19, 2009

AMD may have been the loudest voice against Intel's alleged anti-competitive dealings, but that doesn't make it the only one. As Reuters reports, Nvidia CEO...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Chipsets

Five laptop users sue Nvidia over chip failures
— 3:58 PM on May 12, 2009

Failing Nvidia GPUs and chipsets made many headlines last year, and they also affected a number of laptop users—Nvidia says very few, others talk...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets Mobile computing

Nvidia could buy a stake in Via, report says
— 6:00 AM on March 30, 2009

We heard a number of rumors about Nvidia purchasing Via last year. That never happened, but according to fresh whispers from the rumor mill,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets

Nvidia countersues Intel over chipset license
— 6:00 AM on March 27, 2009

This is getting interesting. Last month, Intel filed a lawsuit against Nvidia over a chipset licensing dispute. In short, Nvidia believes its license agreement...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets

HybridPower dies on the desktop
— 12:30 PM on March 19, 2009

Nvidia's HybridPower technology debuted on the desktop with the nForce 780a SLI, promising to dramatically lower idle system power consumption by completely shutting down...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets