LucidLogix has rolled out a utility dubbed "DynamiX" which allows
certain high-performance games to be played on mainstream, low-end laptops and Ultrabooks equipped with only an integrated GPU.
Apple is reportedly preparing to phase out its mid-range Macbook Pro lineup by introducing a larger 15-inch MacBook Air in April.
It seems as if Nvidia is having difficulty manufacturing its upcoming Kepler GPU lineup due to a supply shortage at TSMC that has been linked to internal (TSMC) 28nm issues.
PCs loaded with discrete graphics technology are quite popular in China, with a current attach rate of approximately 80%.
The PC market is clearly undergoing a paradigm shift, with the introduction of next-gen graphics platforms by industry heavyweights such as Intel (Sandy Bridge) and AMD (Ontario/Llano).
Nvidia has introduced an intelligent switching technology for notebook PCs that automatically selects the optimal graphics processor for running a specific application.