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Computex 08: Thursday for a new Platform

Nvidia and VIA are going to announce on Thursday that from now on they will be in bed together, with a mighty goal to survive against Intel.


This marriage of convenience will be announced on Thursday and Via will tell the world that Nvidia prepares a small board based on an Nforce-like chipset for its Nano CPU.

This new platform should directly go after Atom, and it will be X86 compatible, which means it will be able to compete against Atom, side by side.

Nvidia's new platform will play HD content far better than Intel, but just like Intel it is doomed to suck in gaming; but to be fair to Nvidia, it will get a bit faster than rather rusty old 945GC.

Let's just hope that Via's nano CPU is as good as people expect it to be. Oh, we almost forgot to say that Via should be written ALL CAPS and Nvidia should actually be nVIDIA.
I found this interesting. So thought I would post this up here for those who have not read about it yet.

EDIT: For those of you who have not known about VIA they currently have their hands as a minor player in the CPU market. + Link: http://www.fudzilla.com/index.php?op...=7652&Itemid=1
Edited by Sgtoku - 6/2/08 at 11:17pm
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post #2 of 5
that's not too surprising, although i really didn't see it coming lol.
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I can see that nvidia needs to spread its wings and change or add to its business strategy since all the game publishers except valve have a bad taste in their mouths toward pc games.
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It all makes sense now, goodluck though. Always nice to see Intel having to try to win.
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yeah seems like a sensible partnership.
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