Thanks to weak consumer PC sales, IDC is cutting its 2011 growth forecast for the PC...

|By:, SA News Editor

Thanks to weak consumer PC sales, IDC is cutting its 2011 growth forecast for the PC microprocessor market to 9.3%. Intel (INTC) saw its market share fall to 79.3% in Q2, while AMD' s rose to 20.4%. However, Intel's share of the high-margin market for server/workstation processors featuring PC architectures rose to 94.5%.