From classic x86 processors to newfangled Systems on Chip, there’s little disagreement among channel pros on their favorite supplier. Intel won an outright majority of the ballots in the latter category and more than 78 percent of the vote in the former.
Intel Corp. is the world's largest semiconductor chip maker, developing advanced integrated digital technology.
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) is a semiconductor designer and manufacturer. Its processor and graphics technology power a wide range of computing devices.
VIA Technologies Inc. is a supplier of power efficient x86 processor platforms that are driving system innovation in the PC, client, ultra mobile, and embedded markets. Combining energy-saving processors with digital media chipsets and advanced connectivity, multimedia, and networking silicon enables a broad spectrum of computing and communication platforms, including its ultra compact mainboards.