Top

ARM to take 55 percent netbook market share by 2012

March 10, 2009 at 6:31 pm


ARMWhilst Intel’s Atom is expected to hold a commanding 80 percent netbook market share in 2009, ARM is expected to turn this around in the next three years by taking a 55 percent netbook market share by 2012 according to The Information Network. “ARM processors, not Intel’s Atom, will benefit from the current technology-economic cycle. Anyone thinking that ARM will make up only a small percentage of netbooks gong forward is not thinking outside the box,” Dr. Robert Castellano noted, President of The Information Network.

The research house noted that netbooks were initially invented as a means for people to connect to the Internet, something that the ARM processors have a distinct advantage over Intel’s Atom. ARM processors enable devices that are always connected to a 3G network, similar to mobile phones. They are also said to be up to 10 times more power efficient over their x86 equivalents.

Castellano sees ARM as being the main beneficiary of the current economic downturn. “We see two technology factors converging with the poor macroeconomic situation that will create a market for ARM: the release of the Cortex-9 micro architecture and the emergence of cloud computing,” Castellano said. The multicore Cortex-A9 is set to enter the netbook market this year. Multiple cores processors run at a lower speed and process more instructions per watt than single high-speed cores. The A9 offers clock speeds over 1GHz and offers multitasking, one of the current limitations of the ARM11, which is currently used in smartphones.

The introduction of Cloud computing is also expected to reduce the cost of a netbook by $55 by eliminating the need for a drive. Cloud computing are web-based services that are much cheaper than software packages that are purchased and stored on a netbook’s hard drive or solid state drive. “As cloud computing becomes more sophisticated, we will see an Internet Protocol-based convergence of audio, video, productivity applications, and IT data run on ARM-based netbooks,” added Dr. Castellano.

Comments

25 Responses to “ARM to take 55 percent netbook market share by 2012”

  1. compare cost of living said:
    June 19th, 2009 2:58 PM

    Hands-down, Britannia once again will rule the waves. ARM you have my vote.

  2. Top Rated Fort Salonga Bonded Emergency Locksmith, said:
    December 15th, 2013 12:15 AM

    Nice post. I was checking constantly this blog and I’m inspired!

    Extremely useful information particularly the ultimate part :) I deal with such
    info much. I was looking for this certain information for a long time.
    Thank you and best of luck.

  3. http://Www.Notar.se/ said:
    August 1st, 2014 2:33 PM

    Іts like you read mу thoughts! You appear to understand a
    lot about this, such as you wrote the booκ in it or something.
    I feel that yoս just can do with a few percent to drive the message home a little bit, however
    otheг than that, this is great blog. An excellent read. I will definitely
    be back.

  4. Johanna said:
    August 18th, 2014 9:28 AM

    I blog frequently and I really appreciate your information. Your article has
    truly peaked my interest. I’m going to book mark your site and keep checking
    for new information about once a week. I subscribed to your
    RSS feed as well.

    My web-site 90 second fat loss system (Johanna)

  5. Cnukmooxy said:
    September 17th, 2021 12:50 PM

    thesis template thesis for phd

  6. Anciuniff said:
    September 17th, 2021 1:25 PM

    buying paper college papers to buy

  7. FnniGueri said:
    September 18th, 2021 5:29 PM
  8. DnrjFrumP said:
    September 18th, 2021 8:31 PM

    best dissertation writing services uk dissertation writing

  9. SntdTaub said:
    September 20th, 2021 5:59 AM

    custom essay writing service writing essays custom

  10. KrbcVeifs said:
    September 20th, 2021 2:37 PM

    i need help writing a thesis uk thesis

  11. Anciuniff said:
    September 21st, 2021 9:17 AM

    buy cheap papers write my paper canada

  12. Dbgvtucky said:
    September 21st, 2021 12:13 PM

    dissertation help free phd dissertation proposal

  13. KrbcVeifs said:
    September 24th, 2021 6:27 PM

    law thesis help writing thesis

  14. Anmkuniff said:
    October 9th, 2021 10:58 AM
  15. Cntfmooxy said:
    October 9th, 2021 11:29 AM

    will a doctor prescribe viagra president mort viagra

  16. FthtGueri said:
    October 10th, 2021 11:07 AM

    cheapest brand viagra where to buy viagra in cuba

  17. DnyuFrumP said:
    October 10th, 2021 3:33 PM

    viagra dá problema no coração como conseguir viagra en tucuman

  18. SnukTaub said:
    October 11th, 2021 7:00 AM

    viagra in a relationship stuffy nose after taking viagra

  19. Anmkuniff said:
    October 12th, 2021 9:22 AM

    do you still ejaculate with viagra welche arzt verschreibt viagra

  20. Cntfmooxy said:
    October 12th, 2021 9:53 AM

    tosh.0 viagra gay test beda levitra and viagra

  21. FthtGueri said:
    October 13th, 2021 9:30 AM

    canadian pharmacy viagra virus viagra singapore sale

  22. Dnrvtucky said:
    October 14th, 2021 9:25 AM

    viagra cheating anguria come il viagra

  23. HtbnVeifs said:
    October 15th, 2021 4:17 AM
  24. Cntfmooxy said:
    October 16th, 2021 2:49 PM

    viagra polen witz viagra tablet benefits

  25. Anmkuniff said:
    October 16th, 2021 3:39 PM

    how much a viagra pill cost there natural alternative viagra

Got something to say?





Bottom