Maybe BD ought be competitive with what is currently offered by Intel.
Sorry but BD is a turd. It smells like a turd and will sell like a turd. It would be great if AMD could return to the days when *they* wiped the floor with Intel products but that just isn't the case. Hoping it was so doesn't make it true.
And Apple would be out of their mind to buy AMD. Their products are truly a poor match for where Apple are and will be in the future.