Intel fined at 1.06 billion euros

The press reported that the European Commission fined company Intel the largest manufacturer of chips for comput to 1.06 billion euros for non-market methods of competitioner . This is a record amount of fine. The European Commission has recognized the following Intel inappropriate methods to market competition:

  • Illegal discount manufacturers for use PC components Intel.
  • Payments to producers for the cancellation or delay issuance of a PC with the use of chips of AMD.
  • Payments to the largest retail networks for the supply of computers only with the components of Intel.