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The AMD-Intel laptop chip is not a worry. It only has 24 cores, while the full Vega has 64. It's also clocked slower than the full Vega. So we are looking at somewhere around 25% performance of the full Vega (which is slower than the Nvidia 1080 Ti). This basically excludes it from most AAA games. It will have a niche in thin-and-light. But most hard-core gamers will desire performance over form factor.

Going forward, Nvidia is launching their next gen Volta in early 2018. AMD has Navi on the schedule for 2H 2018 on a high-risk, high-reward 7nm process. Anything Raja helps built at Intel is 2-5 years away.
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