Intel is facing a shortage of its processors across the world. This has been caused by the huge demand for more powerful processors. The company has a challenge of meeting the market demand in the shortest time possible. If you are a computer owner then you should know which type of processor your computer is running on as this may affect you. It goes beyond the type but the generation of your processor matters a lot. This determines how powerful and efficient your computer is in its performance.
So,Why the so big demand?
Following the announcement by Microsoft that it will no longer support updates on windows 7 come 2020 companies and institutions that had their systems running on windows 7 are in a rush to replace their systems by upgrading to a greater version of windows operating system. This has forced many to source for more powerful computer systems that can support greater versions of windows operating system. Windows 10 has greatly been adopted by many, however one needs a processing unit that can support such powerful windows operating system.
Intel and AMD are the leading producers of Processor Chips with Intel taking the lion’s share of the market. The demand for the processor is so huge and this has caused a shortage of their Processor Chips on the market. Intel has however assured its clients that it is in the process of increasing production capacity to meet the demand.