Intel's Share Of Chip Market Rises, AMD's Falls

Information Week: "Intel's share of the global microprocessor market increased every quarter of 2008, while rival Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD) saw its share fall, a market researcher said Wednesday.

Intel's success was partly thanks to its Atom processor, which became a favorite of mini-laptop manufacturers, iSuppli said. The popular devices, also called netbooks, have screen sizes 10 inches or less and cost less than $500, with many models costing as little as $300. "

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