Jerry Kao, from Intel Asia, told a Taipei Times reporter that there is a shortage but that things are gradually improving.
But, he said, supply isn't likely to meet demand until April or as late as May. The firm introduced the long-awaited and delayed Sonoma chipset in January with great fanfare.
The Sonoma chipset supports the "Dothan" 90 nanometre Pentium M, and a faster front side bus.
The newspaper said that the shortage of chipsets has affected a number of vendors' offerings including HP and Acer. µ
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