Intel to Pay Nvidia $1,500,000,000 for Licensing

Tagged: intel, Money, nvidia, Technology
Source: Toms Hardware - Read the full article
Posted: 5 years 41 weeks ago

"Nvidia released news today that Intel has agreed to pay the graphics maker an aggregate of $1.5 billion in licensing fees payable in five annual installments, beginning Jan. 18, 2011. Just as big news is that Nvidia and Intel have also agreed to drop all outstanding legal disputes between them.... Under the new agreement, Intel will have continued access to Nvidia’s full range of patents. In return, Nvidia will receive an aggregate of $1.5 billion in licensing fees, to be paid in annual installments, and retain use of Intel’s patents, consistent with its existing six-year agreement with Intel. The existing agreement is to expire March 31, 2011." | more



Raven-X's picture
Joined: 01/16/2011
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That's alright...I'll stick with AMD for my needs. lol

Not gonna pay 2k for two components. :P

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CPU and GPU giants vs AMD CPU GPU
AMD tough times ahead?

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thats pocket change to them...


Now CPUs and GPUs will be unaffordable.

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YAY! Intel and Nvidia will make a great team.

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pocket change... literally!!

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I kind of new this would happen. Hope AMD has a few tricks ready with Fusion and ATI.

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