x86 PC

x86 PC

A computer that uses an x86-based CPU. The term generally refers to Windows desktop and laptop computers. See x86.
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The VOVIE network is in advanced beta release, operational on Microsoft Windows XP, Vista; Win7 & Win 8 based x86 PC devices that have a standard internet connection.
May 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NVIDIA Corporation , the worldwide leader in programmable graphic processor technologies, continues to redefine the PC as the ultimate gaming platform with the introduction today of the new NVIDIA nForce 590 SLI media and communications processor (MCP), a high-performance motherboard solution for the latest and upcoming x86 PC platforms, including those based on socket AM2 processors by AMD.
Intel increased its x86 PC processor market share in the second quarter of 2003 according to IDC's latest quarterly processor market share report, Worldwide x86 PC Microprocessor Competitive Analysis, 2Q03 (IDC #29943).
Built on an x86 PC board computer, the 3eTI Cable Modem Wireless Gateway has all of the personal computer features required for approval compliance using CableLabs certified cable modems.
Every other vendor utilizes an off-the-shelf X86 PC that cannot provide this feature concurrency and therefore degrades under heavy stress.
10 /PRNewswire/ -- Intel increased its x86 PC processor market share again during the third quarter of 2003 according to IDC's latest quarterly processor market share report.
VIA Technologies Inc is trying to become the leader in low-end PC processor market and has announced its intention to buy another failed x86 contender, IDT's Centaur Design unit after the finalization of a $167m deal to buy National Semiconductor Inc's Cyrix x86 PC processor division.
VoomPC - Industry's First Low Cost X86 PC Computing Platform
14 /PRNewswire/ -- Intel increased its x86 PC processor market share in the second quarter of 2003 according to IDC's latest quarterly processor market share report, Worldwide x86 PC Microprocessor Competitive Analysis, 2Q03 (IDC #29943).
AMD is taking the lead again by bringing capabilities such as a 200MHz front side bus and a superscalar floating-point unit to the x86 PC notebook market, allowing the Mobile AMD Duron processor to offer great multimedia application performance.
The completion of the deal is good news for NatSemi which has got rid of the loss-making x86 PC processor division while keeping the MediaGX team, which worked on NatSemi's new Geode "PC-on-a- chip".
The simple PCI based CE-ATA board can be plugged into any x86 PC and the Linux stack can be loaded on to it.