Cyrix, IBM roll 188MHz M2 chip

DeTar, Jim; Bradley, Gale
June 1997
Electronic News;06/02/97, Vol. 43 Issue 2170, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on Cyrix Corp.'s introduction of 6x86MX microprocessor. Cyrix's collaboration with International Business Machines Corp. for the product; Terms of the collaboration agreement; Cyrix's plans to promote the line; Features of the product.


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