What is Cyrix? - Definition from WhatIs.com
Part of the Microprocessors glossary:

Cyrix (pronounced SYE-rihks ) was a line of low-cost microprocessors intended for personal computers and information appliances that competed, along with AMD and Intel , for the low-cost microprocessor market. Acquired by VIA Technologies, a Taiwan supplier of chipsets and processors, the Cyrix technology continues to be offered in the VIA Cyrix MII processor. VIA also offers is own VIA C3 processor.

This was last updated in September 2005
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