The move would give the Nexus 8, some good GPU power thanks to the PowerVR G6430 graphic engine. Google may unveil the actual tablet during the Google I/O event as well as the next big upgrade to the Android software dubbed lollipop. Still it is starting to look like Intel may really become a force to be reckoned with in mobile after all.
However, we should point out that Nexus 8 CPU rumours are nothing new. There was talk of Intel, Qualcomm and even Nvidia over the past couple of months - but we are still not entirely certain what's under the bonnet.