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Graphics Ability Is the New Goal For Chip Makers


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In the good old days, it was all about speed.

Computer chip makers like Intel and Advanced Micro Devices tried to outdo each other by putting out ever faster chips, and then by improving battery life and making smaller, cheaper laptops.

These days, though, it’s all about graphics and how well computers can process and display photos, videos and other types of media. And the competition is putting marketing departments to the test.

From The New York Times
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