The industry supported it. Strictly speaking, it looks competitive even now, if we agree with AMD and compare it with the equally priced CPU/motherboard with integrated graphics (G33/G35) from Intel instead of the NVIDIA product for the AMD platform.
However, users will agree to this comparison, only if the advantage of the AMD kit is apparent and will remain (or improve) in time.
Only on this condition the difference will be noted and taken into account. System integrators will do it in the first place, because typical users of integrated graphics solutions are far from complex calculations of prices and performance.
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