Reply to post: Re: Shortages

Here's a bit of Intel for you: Neri a day goes by that HPE doesn't feel CPU shortage pinch

Chris the bean counter

Re: Shortages

The larger die sizes also significantly increases chances of die failing because of a flaw which also reduces output.

AMD has the advantage of chiplets which means less rejects

(Chiplets also mean more flexible production as AMD can order higher volumes safe in knowledge they can stick the chiplet into whichever CPU is most popular a few weeks down the line)

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