Well, we've found it. Someone finally has something bad to say about Ivy Bridge. "System builders" implies Dell and HP. These are the small companies in Orange County with four high school buds building computers with daddy's investment money. What do they sell, maybe 300 systems a year?
The vast majority of the market is thrilled to have Ivy Bridge. Hey let me show you something.
Get the picture?
4.Intel's 22nm manufacturing process is quite new, while the 32nm manufacturing process used with Sandy Bridge is more mature. As the months roll on and Intel improves its 22nm process, leakage and heat dissipation may improve.