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ZTE Geek smartphone has a 5 inch screen, an Intel Clover Trail+ CPU

Chinese phone maker ZTE has unveiled its first handset to feature an Intel Atom Z2580 Clover Trail+ processor. It’s called the ZTE GEEK, and presumably the company is hoping it appeals to Geeks… or something. It certainly looks good on paper, thanks to a 2 GHz Intel 32nm processor, a 2300mAh battery, and a 5 […]

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Intel unveils Clover Trail+ dual core chips for smartphones

Intel is fleshing out its plans for a line of low-power, dual-core processors for smartphones. Last year the company introduces its first 32nm single core chips, code-named Medfield. This year Intel will be adding dual-core Clover Trail+ chips to the lineup. We first heard about Clover Trail+ at CES in January, but at the time […]

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Lenovo introduces 5.5 inch K900 smartphone with Atom CPU

Lenovo is going big with its next smartphone for the Chinese market. The Lenovo K900 has a Samsung Galaxy Note-rivaling 5.5 inch display, but unlike Samsung’s biggest phone, the K900 is powered by a 2 GHz Intel Atom Z2580 dual-core processor. The Android phone’s screen isn’t just big — it’s also a high resolution 1920 […]

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Intel unveils Atom Z2580 dual-core chip for phones, tablets

Just as Intel’s first smartphone chips are starting to gain traction, the company is preparing to launch its next x86 processor designed for smartphones and tablets. The Intel Atom Z2580 is a dual-core processor that Intel says offers twice the performance of the Atom Z2460 single core chip found in the Orange Santa Clara and […]