Intel says Moorefield tops Snapdragon 801 in graphics benchmarks

Benchmark tools are best taken with a grain of salt, but they provide at least one way to compare performance between devices. And Intel is using FutureMarks’ 3DMark test for Android to make the claim that its new chip for smartphones and tablets offers better graphics performance than one of the fastest ARM-based chips on […]

Intel shows off “Llama Mountain” tablet design in 2 sizes

Intel plans to launch its next-generation Core processors, code-named “Broadwell” by the end of 2014. The first to arrive will be a low-power, 14nm chip aimed at 2-in-1 tablets. It’s called the Intel Core M and to encourage device makers to build tablets based on the platform, Intel has introduced a reference design for a 2-in-1 […]

HP’s EliteBook 700 series Intel-powered laptops mean business

This fall HP will launch 3 new Intel-powered laptops for the enterprise set. They have the same basic design as the HP EliteBook 700 Series notebooks with AMD Kaveri chips coming in June… they just have Intel processors and a few other small differences. The HP EliteBook 720 is the smallest of the bunch, with […]

Allwinner launches A33 quad-core chip for tablets

Chinese chip maker Allwinner is expanding its line of low-power processors for tablets with the Allwinner A33 ARM Cortex-A7 quad-core CPU. It’s a new chip that’s pin-to-pin compatible with the A23 dual-core CPU. That should make it easy for device makers to upgrade existing designs to the quad-core processor with minimal fuss. The new chip features […]