Definitions for wintel

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  1. Wintel(ProperNoun)

    The popular computing environment of the operating system running on an Intel CPU.

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  1. Wintel

    Wintel is a portmanteau of Windows and Intel, referring to personal computers using Intel x86 compatible processors running Microsoft Windows.

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  1. Wintel

    Microsoft Windows plus Intel — the tacit alliance that dominated desktop computing in the 1990s. After 1999 it began to break up under pressure from Linux; see Lintel.

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