Microprocessor Trends: Greater Performance in Smaller Packages

Written by: Jaideep Malhotra, Senior Vice President of Avnet Global Computing Components. Connect with him on LinkedIn.

In the age of convergence between PCs and tablets, mobility and low power have become important metrics in judging a processor’s value.

With the growing trends of green computing, BYOD and teleworking, form factors are shrinking, while expectations of battery life are increasing. Today’s processors need to deliver robust performance across desktop-bound and mobile platforms with an ever-decreasing power envelope.

At the same time, workloads between PCs... View Article