Going after cheap Chinese handsets
Intel’s first SoFIA smartphone SoCs will start shipping this quarter, with cheap smartphones based on Atom x3 silicon coming shortly thereafter.
RIP Windows RT
WOA was the big, sexy codename for Windows on Arm and many makers of ARM based processors were really excited about this one. However, WOA quickly turned into woe.
Atom x3, x5 and x7
Intel has announced plans to rebrand Atom processors, giving the whole line-up a new naming scheme similar to Core series CPUs.
One quarter earlier than notebook version
It looks like Intel plans to release a desktop version of the Pentium N3700 one quarter ahead of the notebook version.
4K times 2K resolution too
Braswell 14nm Atom is coming to notebooks / netbooks in Q3 2015, with a new iGPU in tow.
Pentium N3700 is the name
Intel's transition from 22nm to 14nm, with out-of-order architecture better known as Atom, was not a walk in the park.
Dell Venue 8 7000 tablet is laggy
Two weeks ago Dell started shipping the Venue 8 7000 tablet, marketed as the thinnest tablet in the world.
Hey we burned $7bn, what more do you want?
Rest in peace
Mobile and desktop 14nm