Gigabyte offers its apologies Posted on 02/06/2008 at 13:41 by Nicolas
- source: Digitimes
Here is the follow-up and end to the conflict which opposed Gigabyte and ASUSTeK: the former issued a public apology last weekend in Taiwanese newspapers and recognized that the complaints of its rival were founded.
However, they do maintain that its "green" DES technology is superior to ASUSTeK’s EPU, but either way the contrary would have surprising. In exchange, ASUSTeK has accepted to abandon all legal and administrative procedures undertaken. So we are witnessing a happy ending and this the day before the start of the Computex. Gigabyte will not have to defend its muckraking that put into question the quality of rival products and their capacity to reduce consumption. The only thing is that a public debate in a court of law with independent expertise on the efficiency of green technologies would have been interesting...