AMD gained 1.6 points of market share in the third quarter, a report by Mercury Research Inc. AMD, as previously reported, advanced to 17.8 percent of shipments, up from 16.2 in the second quarter and 15.9 percent in the same quarter a year ago. Intel ended the quarter with a smaller 80.8 percent of shipments, down from 82.3 percent in the second quarter and 82.1 percent in the third quarter of 2004, the Mercury Research figures show. AMD gained share in every major market sub segment, whether it’s desktop, notebook or server. AMD also gained share in servers in the third quarter capturing 12.7 percent of x86 server processor shipments.

AMD gained 1.6 points of market share in the third quarter, a report by Mercury Research Inc. AMD, as previously reported, advanced to 17.8 percent of shipments, up from 16.2 in the second quarter and 15.9 percent in the same quarter a year ago. Intel ended the quarter with a smaller 80.8 percent of shipments, down from 82.3 percent in the second quarter and 82.1 percent in the third quarter of 2004, the Mercury Research figures show. AMD gained share in every major market sub segment, whether it’s desktop, notebook or server. AMD also gained share in servers in the third quarter capturing 12.7 percent of x86 server processor shipments.