Did You Know We’re Living Thru A CPU Shortage?

Did You Know We’re Living Thru A CPU Shortage?

Intel has been claiming the world is in a CPU shortage since last year. However, the company originally predicted it would end during Q2 of 2019. However, the last Intel earnings call claimed otherwise. The company is now saying the phenomenon will continue into 2020. More and more connected devices are needing CPUs and the demand is currently exceeding Intel’s capacity. The company is ramping up its 10 nanometer technology but its going slower than expected. Until the supply increases or demand stabilizes, industry experts are calling this a CPU shortage.

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