Intel brings 64-bit SoC to Android, unveils new LTE modem

Monday 24 February 2014 | 11:13 CET | News
Intel announced new chips to bring 64-bit computing to Android devices as well as agreements with Lenovo, Asus and Foxconn to develop more mobile devices running Intel chips. At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Intel launched the 2.13GHz Atom processor Z3480 ("Merrifield") for Android smartphones and tablets. The 64-bit ready SoC targets mainstream and premium devices and comes with Intel's 7160 LTE modem. Intel expects Merrifield-based devices from multiple OEMs to launch beginning in Q2. The company is already working on the next generation of the processor, code-named Moorefield,

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