AMD files antitrust suit against Intel
Posted June 29, 2005on:
Advanced Micro Devices Inc.(AMD) has announced that it has filed an antitrust suit alleging that Intel Corp. has an unlawful monopoly in the x86 microprocessor market on CIOL News
- It filed the suit in the U.S. District Court in Delaware adding that Intel has coerced customers from dealing with AMD
- AMD has identified 38 companies that have been victims of coercion by Intel
- Everywhere in the world, customers deserve freedom of choice and the benefits of innovation — and these are being stolen away in the microprocessor market," Hector Ruiz, AMD chairman,president and chief executive.