Apple's 7.9-inch iPad Mini is expected to play a critical role in helping Cupertino expand its already impressive share of the lucrative tablet market.
Financial analysts at Sterne Agee have downgraded AMD to a neutral rating with an $8.50 price target as the PC market slows.
Microsoft's Surface tablet is one sleek looking device. But can it take on Apple's wildly popular iPad and the plethora of Android tablets already on the market?
The launch of an iPad "mini" is inevitable at some point in the future, at least according to one industry analyst.
An uptick in PC shipments - combined with potential share gains in the GPU segment - have improved AMD's position in the hyper competitive market.
Analysts at Nomura Equity Research project that ARM-powered processors will make serious inroads in the notebook computer market by 2013.
Two prominent analysts have confirmed that AMD is being negatively affected by GlobalFoundries supply issues.