emerge about Intel's (INTC
) Haswell platform
, due in 2013 and promising major battery life gains. Intel will reportedly offer Haswell chips with high-end integrated graphics, allowing it to further encroach on Nvidia (NVDA
) and AMD
's discrete solutions. Meanwhile, an ultrabook
Haswell chip will have a built-in PCH controller
, which could lead to smaller motherboards and larger batteries.