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Wednesday June 29, 2011

AMD Loses Market Share to Intel

According to a report from iSuppli, AMD's market share has slipped from 11.8% down to 10.1%. Intel's market share edged up to 82.6% for a combined total of 92.7%, a slight increase over Q1 2010.

Advanced Micro Devices lost a considerable share of the chip market to Intel in the first quarter, as the latter rebounded easily from a chipset glitch, according to a report today from IHS iSuppli. AMD accounted for 10.1 percent of global microprocessor revenue in the first quarter of this year, falling from the 11.8 percent share during from the same period last year and down from 10.9 percent in the fourth quarter, according to the report.