Intel vs. AMD Case

Intel Memory

1940 Magnetic Core Memory

Approx. 1940

1968 Noyce, Moore leave Fairchild

Approx. 1968

1970 Intel first 1-kb DRAM

Approx. 1970

1978 Full Generation behind Jap

Approx. 1978

Intel Exits DRAM

Approx. 1984

Japanese

1980 70%+ yield, Intel max 60%

Approx. 1980

64k $28 in 1980, $6 in 1982

Approx. 1980 - Approx. 1982

Intel EPROM

1984 Intel leads secretly

Approx. 1980 - Approx. 1984

Intel Micro Processor

1971 Intel Invented MP

Approx. 1971

1977 Radio Shack and Commodore

Approx. 1977

1981 IBM PC takes off

Approx. 1981

1983 Intel Cut licenses

Approx. 1983

1985 Intel Sole Source MP

Approx. 1985

1990 Intel Inside Campaign

Approx. 1990

1995 Close Settlement with AMD

Approx. 1995

1996 Needed complements in MS and games

Approx. 1996

Intel Mobile

1997 Barrett network strategy

Approx. 1997

1999 Implementation Problems Open Competition

Approx. 1999

2002 89% market share in mobile

Approx. 2002