Intel adapts Android 4.0 for its chips

Intel, in collaboration with MIPS Technologies, apparently works on an adaptation of the Android 4.0 OS that would work on Intel microprocessors. The Android OS is used mainly in tablets and smartphones that use ARM processors. This makes it incompatible with the highly popular x86 Intel processors that power most PCs around the world.

According to an Intel representative Android 4.0 is now ready to work with devices, which run on x86 processors. Intel/Android devices are expected to hit the market in Q1 2012.

Intel Logo

At the same time MIPS powered tablets now support Android 3.0. The company now works on providing support for Android 4.0 for its processors. The first MIPS/Android devices are expected in a few months.

Source: Technews

Related posts

SiS unveiled a new high integrated HDTV processor - SiS217H

Silicon Integrated Systems Corp.(SiS), today unveiled a new high integrated HDTV processor, SiS217H, eyeing for the new HiHD digital broadcasting system in Taiwan geography. The SiS217H HDTV processor integrates a 226MHz Universal Video Decoding Engine (UVDE) capable of parsing the H.264/AVC...

Versace Unique, luxury touch-screen phone launched

Versace and ModeLabs Group announced today the launch of the first luxury touch-screen and full-featured multimedia creation, the Versace Unique. The device will be sold through the most exclusive jewelry network and Versace flagship boutiques around the world from early June, 2010. Versace...

Microsoft launches Windows 10

Microsoft launches Windows 10

Well, it is finally here – Microsoft has officially launched the new Windows 10 operating system. As mentioned before the new OS will come in waves with the first one touching users of Windows 7 and Windows 8 who can now update their Windows versions to Windows 10 by using the Internet. The...

Leave a comment