Intel Corporation is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa ClaraCalifornia, in the Silicon Valley. It is the world's second largest and second highest valued semiconductor chip makers based on revenue after being overtaken by Samsung, and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors, the processors found in most personal computers (PCs). Intel supplies processors for computer system manufacturers such as AppleLenovoHP, and Dell. Intel also manufactures motherboard chipsetsnetwork interface controllers and integrated circuitsflash memorygraphics chipsembedded processors and other devices related to communications and computing.