Report: Xbox's Last-Second Intel Switcheroo Left AMD Engineers Heartbroken

When the first Xbox console was revealed on stage back in 2001, it was announced that it was packing an Intel CPU. This had been a last-minute decision on Microsoft’s part; so last-minute, in fact, that according to the “Father of the Xbox” Seamus Blackley, AMD engineers were sitting in the front row of the console’s

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