AMD is not problem for the high demand for chips for Xbox and PlayStation 4 One
In addition to manufacturing its own chips for processors and video cards, amd will have enough work this year creating the central processor the new Xbox and PlayStation 4 One . Can they keep up with demand? According to the company’s own people will have no problem to meet their commitments.
Saeid Moshkelani, corporate vice president of the division responsible for developing the projects for consoles, explains. “In one year we can produce tens of millions of units. We have a strong manufacturing base for our APU and our discrete graphics cards, and we build a similar infrastructure chips for Consoles “. In this sense, the high volumes that will be required by Microsoft and Sony are not new to AMD in terms of quantity.
Moshkelani also proud of the moment of AMD in terms of what they did for the Xbox and PlayStation 4 One. “These are very complex projects and designs, which are not made overnight. It’s been a great journey of two years of development to get to what we have today. “
As if that was not enough, and besides the two next-generation consoles, AMD is also responsible for the GPU latest Nintendo console, the Wii U.
Link: PS4 and Xbox One high volumes no problem for AMD (Games Industry)
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