Quick take on PC microprocessors: Intel (INTC) and AMD can take solace in the fact that average...

|By:, SA News Editor

Quick take on PC microprocessors: Intel (INTC) and AMD can take solace in the fact that average selling prices rose Y/Y, likely due to lower sales of cheap netbook processors, and higher sales of processors with integrated graphics. However, IDC's 2011 forecast might still be too optimistic, given how much PC growth forecasts have fallen.