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Liliputing Ampe A10 tablet giveaway (10 inch tablet with quad-core Freescale CPU)

The Ampe A10 is a Chinese tablet with a 1.2 GHz Freescale i.MX6 Quad processor, Vivante GC2000 graphics, and a 10.1 inch, 1280 x 800 pixel display. It runs Google Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and sells for about $220 at PandaWill. But if you’re looking to save $220, here’s your chance to get one […]

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$179 Sabre Lite dev board has a Freescale i.MX6 quad-core CPU

Element14 is taking pre-orders for a new developer board called the i.MX6Q Sabre Lite. It’s basically a single-board computer aimed at developers, featuring Freescale’s latest quad-core processor. You can pre-order a Sabre Lite board for $179. The board features a 1 GHz Freescale i.MX6 Quad processor, 1GB of RAM, Ethernet, HDMI, audio jacks, and a […]

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Ampe A10 quad-core Freescale i.MX6 tablet review

The Ampe A10 is one of the first Android tablets to feature a Freescale i.MX6 quad-core processor, so when the folks at PandaWill asked me if I’d like to review the tablet I jumped at the opportunity. Freescale’s i.MX6 Quad processor is a 1.2 GHz chip with Vivante GC2000 graphics. While it doesn’t perform quite […]

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Freescale i.MX6 quad-core CPU benchmarks (Ampe A10 tablet)

Freescale’s i.MX6 Quad processor is a 1.2 GHz quad-core chip with support 1080p HD video playback and 3D graphics. Tablets and other devices with the chip started shipping recently, and the folks at PandaWill sent me an Ampe A10 tablet with an i.MX6 processor to review. You can pick one up from PandaWill for $219.99. […]

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Hiapad Hi-802 PC-on-a-stick with Freescale quad-core CPU

Chinese device maker Hiapad plans to ship one of the first Android TV dongle’s with a quad-core processor starting in November. The Hiapad Hi-802 features a Freescale i.MX6 quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 chip and 1GB of RAM. According to ARMDevices, it will be available next month for $89. Like the MK802, UG802, and other Android TV […]

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Zenithink launches ZTPad C94 tablet with Freescale quad-core CPU

Chinese electronics maker Zenithink’s newest Android tablet is one of the first devices to ship with a 1.2 GHz quad-core Freescale i.MX6 processor. The Zenithink ZTPad C94 features a 10.1 inch display and it can run Android 4.0 or Android 4.1 software. A handful or sellers are already offering the tablet at AliExpress, with prices […]

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Chinese tablets with quad-core Freescale i.MX6 chips pop up for $225

It’s been nearly two years since Freecsale introduced its i.MX6 processor. The 1.2 GHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 processor hasn’t exactly taken the world by storm since then… but there are now a number of inexpensive tablets powered by Freescale’s chip. And the 10 inch tablets are reasonably cheap, with prices around $225 or less. Retailer […]

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Vote for Liliputing in Freescale’s 2012 Smart Mobile Device Pundit list

Chip-maker Freescale wants to know who your favorite mobile tech journalists or bloggers are. For the second year in the row, I’ve made the top 20 list, but unlike in 2011, this year Freescale is giving out just 5 awards. If you appreciate the mobile device coverage you’ve read on Liliputing over the last few […]

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Freescale introduces new low-power chips for eReaders, tablets, TVs

Chip-maker Freescale is launching two new low-power processors with ARM Cortex-A9 cores. While competitors including Qualcomm, NVIDIA, Texas Instruments, and Samsung have been duking it out for dominance in the smartphone and tablet space, Freescale is one of the top makers of chips for eBook Readers, in-vehicle entertainment systems, and other devices that you see […]