Intel has signed a licensing agreement with AMD, in which graphics technology will be used in Intel processors. at the moment, Intel has a licensing agreement with Nvidia, but the processor first we don’t see GPU architecture Nvidia as the processor giant just uses certain technology partner. It could be assumed that it will be so in the case of AMD, ordinary consumers won’t even know about any changes or agreements.
Kyle Bennett head of resource HardOCP, AMD company a couple of days ago revealed new details. It follows that the agreement between the companies signed, but the financial side of the transaction has not been carried out. The first Intel GPU that uses AMD technology. And he will relate to the current generation of Kaby Lake. Its performance will be somewhere in the middle between the bottom and middle segments. Accordingly, the price must also be relatively low.
Kyle Bennett also reports that processor will contain two crystals under the lid: separate CPU and separate GPU. All this indirectly indicates that Intel is to AMD GPU ready, as the time to develop new solutions using new technologies the company does. We don’t know when companies started to cooperate, so that, Intel gained access to the designs of a competitor and a partner for quite some time.