Jon Peddie Research Announces Report on CPUs with Embedded Graphics Processors

Posted by Kathleen Maher on September 13th 2010 | Permalink
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TIBURON, Calif--September 13, 2010--Today, Jon Peddie Research (JPR), the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced its market study: Opportunities, Threats, and Changes Created by the EPG & HPU - Tension at the Inflection Point. A genuine inflection point is occurring in the PC and related industries, the integration of powerful SIMD graphics processing elements with multi-core, multi-stage scalar X86 CPUs. In so doing the stalwart and ubiquitous IGP - integrated graphics processor, will fade out of existence. Because the graphics processor unit, GPU, grew in greater complexity than the CPU during the past eight years, exceeding the…