quote: And Brazos is only the budget-minded beginning of AMD's APU invasion. It will be followed by the Llano platform (dubbed Lynx on desktops, Sabine on notebooks), which will feature a beefier GPU and the more powerful Bulldozer core design.
quote: The fact that AMD incorporated its integrated GPU directly on the same die as its CPU cores isn't exactly revolutionary, in so much as Intel already did this with its Pineview (Atom) chips launched earlier this year. It is revolutionary in that it is the first on-chip GPU whose performance isn't horrendous.
quote: While specifics on the smaller uni-core Ontario chips aren't available, AMD has revealed that its Zacate consists of a 19 x 19-mm, 413-ball BGA package with a 75 mm² die
quote: "and that it is the first on-die IGP to have a high-bandwidth link to the CPU"
quote: They aren't competing head to head with Atom ... they will be splitting the market yet again.