With a high demand for Intel’s Arrandale processors, reports are saying there is a shortages on the processors.Â Intel’s Arrandale processors for laptop, including a couple of the Core i3 and i5 processors, are in a shortage causing some vendors to delay their release of their laptops (Like Toshiba, Asus, Apple, Dell, etc.). Reports from Yahoo News reports thatÂ theÂ shortagesÂ caused buyers of the Arrandale Processors to pay a 20%Â premiumÂ over the contracted price. With the spike in cost of the processors, vendors may delay the release of new laptops byÂ aroundÂ or more than three months, from the research firm CLSA Asia-Pacific Markets. With the shortages ofÂ IntelÂ processors, laptops with AMD processors may be more in the market. Yahoo News is reported that
Intel is moving quickly to increase production at new factories that make chips using 32nm production technology.
With the shortages of Intel processors, this mostly affects the smaller vendors and not the larger vendors for the chips. Â The shortages of Intel processors may be a reason why there are rumors of AMD processors may be in Apple computers.