Rambus heeft aangekondigd dat grote PC fabrikanten zoals Dell en HP RDRAM gebruiken in mainstream PC's van onder de $1200 dollar. Hier een gedeelte uit dit artikel van Electic Tech:
Rambus Inc. today announced that RDRAM®-based systems offered by major PC OEMs such as Dell Computer Corporation and Hewlett-Packard Company have been geared toward mainstream business customers.
"The OptiPlex GX200 is an ideal platform for today's knowledge worker in an enterprise environment that leverages the Internet/intranet for real-time information and communication," said Steve Yon, Director of Marketing, OptiPlex Corporate Desktop Products at Dell Computer Corporation. "With Rambus memory and Intel's 820 chipset, the OptiPlex GX200 delivers high performance and increased bandwidth to mainstream business customers at less than $1200."
[...] "With its Vectra and Kayak PC solutions, HP is providing organizations of all sizes with the power to efficiently utilize the latest business applications, to boost productivity and remain competitive," said Jean-Jacques Ozil, Marketing Manager, Business Desktop Division, Hewlett-Packard Company. "The latest HP systems incorporate Rambus memory, delivering exceptional performance at affordable price points across the HP Vectra and Kayak PC product lines."
Het is te hopen voor Rambus / Intel dat meer grote OEM's deze weg zullen inslaan.