AMD ties up with Telmex to provide Telmex Internet Box PIC in Mexico.
Provider of microprocessor solutions Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE:AMD) today (31 July) announced that it has entered into an agreement with Telmex, a telecomms provider based in Mexico, to provide the Telmex Internet Box Personal Internet Communicator (PIC) to users across Mexico.
According to the companies the Telmex Internet Box, developed by AMD, provides customers with a complete Internet experience, including hardware, software, Internet service and support.
The Telmex Internet Box is available for purchase in Telmex shops all over Mexico and contains the PIC, a monitor, mouse and keyboard.
The device comes preloaded with word processing, spreadsheet, presentation viewer, e-mail, media player (photos, music and video), and instant messaging software.
A spokesman for Telmex said that the PIC is priced affordably to eliminate the economic barrier that has previously prevented many Mexicans from getting online. Exact pricing details were not available.
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