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Posted by on Sep 17, 2012 in Hardware News |

Qualcomm might be interested in the graphics division of AMD

Qualcomm might be interested in the graphics division of AMD

The section formerly known as ATI, and was an independent company. And according to some rumors and comments that AMD could be shedding the unit finished with as its buyer.

Not the first time you perform a transaction between the two companies: a few years ago, Qualcomm acquired the mobile division of AMD by just over 60 million. According to Fudzilla report on Qualcomm would be having some trouble running on its chips Adreno DirectX, and for that is that the former CTO of AMD is Qualcomm to resolve the situation.

For now, the would have to take it rather carefully. Even within the logic, everything can be, with Qualcomm the leader in mobile graphics , and surely will not want to yield his position to Intel. And given the current state of AMD, perhaps it is most convenient to get rid of its graphics division (and simply license the technology when needed).

Link: Qualcomm eyes AMD graphics (Fudzilla)

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