I’ve been a longtime supporter of AMD and it looks like Microsoft’s new console is most likely going to use an AMD CPU and GPU as well
XBox With AMD: Good for Consumers, Developers, Microsoft – A Win-Win-Win
Luckily, Microsoft may also be using an AMD chip to lower costs. Good for consumers and Microsoft alike.
Developers would also be happy to hear this, because it would probably simplify the development if both major game consoles use similar hardware
AMD’s marketing department announced that they have more changes in store for the gaming community. AMD’s next-generation APU’s (accelerated processing unit) are coming out this year and we’ll be able to benchmark it before the PS4 will be released this holiday season. All in all, I think it will be a win-win for all