With Intel (INTC) continuing to go all-out to lower the power draw of its chips, AMD is doing...

|By:, SA News Editor

With Intel (INTC) continuing to go all-out to lower the power draw of its chips, AMD is doing its best not to be left behind. While the performance of AMD's recent Bulldozer chips failed to overwhelm, they do a better job than older products of keeping wattage down during normal usage. Going forward, AMD wants to lower power draw by integrating more peripheral circuitry onto its CPUs.