According to recent rumors, Intel Works in partnership with Nintendo Wii On the Japanese console,Wii Of the next generation
As we know, Nintendo Already planning
The next version of the console-Wii
, Which will include newer hardware and will support high-definition display. The new console, according to the company, will have display and graphics capabilities that will not fall off the console,Xbox 360
and the-PlayStation 3
Of the competitors, in addition to renewing the famous traffic sign of the console.
According to recent rumors in the network, Laor Canceling theLarrabee
And turning it into a development platform only, opened Intel
And Nintendo in the negotiations, which, if they bear fruit,Wii
Next make use of the processor Intel
based on Larrabee
The Larrabee platform
Designed to assimilate chip
Powerful graphics within the main processor, so ifWii
The new processor will indeed be integrated Larrabee
, It will allow Nintendo to save on additional expenses Processors
External graphics ATI
, Beyond the costs of the main processor itself.
Although it is not official reporting but preliminary rumors only, the processor that Intel is developing for Nintendo is a small and specially adapted processor that consumes little power and emits a little heat. It should be remembered that the E-Larrabee
Have been developed to fit PCs, and now if you succeed Intel
Realize the vision of Nintendo Wii
And to make the platform compatible with consoles, it will need to significantly change the processor architecture.
According to estimates,Larrabee
Not included inWii HD
Of Nintendo (A console under secrecy
, But will likely be released by 2011), but in the next generation console Nintendo Wii
, Somewhere during 2011.