PC CPU shares in Q3 2005: Intel – 80.8%, AMD – 17.8%

Business Week Online has some helpful stats on PC and server microprocessor shares. The rivalry between Intel and AMD intensifies, as in Q3 2004 Intel had 82.1% share, compared to AMD’s 15.9%. By Q2 2005 Intel owned 82.2% of the market, while AMD improved as well to 16.2%. By Q3 2005 Intel enjoyed 80.8% market share, while AMD had 17.8%, according to Mercury Research.