is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California, in Silicon Valley. It is the world's second largest and second highest valued semiconductor chip manufacturer based on revenue after being overtaken by Samsung Electronics, and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors, the processors found in most personal computers (PCs). Intel ranked No. 46 in the 2018 Fortune 500
list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. Intel is incorporated in Delaware.