According to industry representatives, on a laptop on the platform Intel Core M with low power consumption, allows you to restrict passive cooling, next year will have only 5-10% of the total supply. This means that suppliers of active cooling systems hardly affected by the release of new platforms.
Catch the issuance of notebooks based on Core M for the upcoming seasonal peak demand is calculated by Lenovo, Hewlett-Packard, Dell, Acer, Asustek Computer and Toshiba. Such information have representatives of the supply chain.
Since the processors Core M inferior in performance to representatives of the family of Core i, most manufacturers are going to continue to focus on the issue of notebooks based on Core i after the release of the first wave of models on Core M at the end of this year.
Although the first phase of laptops with passive cooling will be in the minority, with time, their share will increase, so that the manufacturer of cooling systems will shift to new sources of revenue, say industry sources. For example, on the issue of coolers for servers, networking equipment, and automotive electronics, and energy-efficient appliances.