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Former Intel Wireless Technology sold to AMD

by on30 March 2007


Changing sides

The company that acquired the mobile phone chip business of Intel last year, is getting close to AMD.

Marvell has joined a PC technology support programme being championed by AMD and it could mean that former Intel wireless chip technology used to support AMD process-based designs.

According to Electronics Weekly, Marvell will be bringing its wireless silicon to the programme including its TopDog 802.11n Wi-Fi chipsets.

Marvell is also considering a move into high volume 3G mobile phone chips.

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Last modified on 30 March 2007
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