Intel retained its hefty grip on the chip market last year with healthy revenues and a record market share.
Ending 2011 as the top chip supplier, Intel carved out 15.6 percent of the market, a gain of 2.5 points from 2010, research firm IHS said today.
The latest figure proved to the highest at least since 2001 when the company took home a 13.9 percent share. Over the last five years, Intel's share has varied from 11.9 percent to 13.9 percent.
Strong sales growth and a major acquisition both contributed to the surge in … Read more