January 17, 2021

Intel welcomes AMD and Arm competition, because the PC clearly isn’t dead

By Gordon Mah Ung

If you think Intel is worried about AMD and Apple, the company isn’t flinching.

On Tuesday, Intel’s Gregory Bryant said the chip giant welcomed the competition because that basically means there’s money to be made and that the PC business is thriving.

“We’ve always said, only the paranoid survive,” said Bryant, who runs Intel’s client computing group, largely responsible for laptops, desktops and workstations. “I think that’s alive and well inside of this company. And I take all competition, whether that’s from Apple or the other ARM guys, Qualcomm, MediaTek or AMD—I take that all very seriously.”

“Anytime you’re a growth business and a healthy business, there’s going to be competition,” Bryant said in a talk with investment bank UBS as well as with Yahoo! Finance. “We absolutely intend to compete and to grow. And we feel good about our performance and our roadmap.”

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Source:: https://www.pcworld.com/article/3600220/intel-welcomes-amd-and-arm-competition-because-the-pc-clearly-isnt-dead.html#tk.rss_all