Intel ships 25 mln dual-core processors in 60 days
and that is even more positive (reuters report):
"Intel gave the sales figure as other executives forecast a strong fourth quarter for notebook PCs, despite some concerns about possible shortfalls due to a string of recent recalls involving batteries from Sony Corp. (Tokyo:6758.T - News).
"We believe that notebooks will be strong in the fourth quarter," said Mooly Eden, general manager for Intel's mobile platforms group.
"The overall perception is that we will have a strong fourth quarter," he said, citing data from industry tracking groups and Taiwan firms that make most of the world's laptop PCs, such as Compal Electronics Inc. (Taiwan:2324.TW - News) and Quanta Computer (Taiwan:2382.TW - News)."