Intel shows first Medfield-powered Android phone

Intel has demonstrated a new smartphone that features some quite intriguing new technologies.

The entry of the chip manufacturer into the mobile market has been widely discussed lately and now it gets its first proof – Intel recently showed off first smartphones and tablets that use Intel Medfield processors and indeed can boast with some impressive specs and results.

A blog with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has reported tests of Intel reference devices that were created to show off the capabilities of its upcoming chipsets. According to the people at the blog one of the devices resembled an iPhone but was lighter. The phone was running Android Gingerbread and was capable of playing back Blu-ray quality video or streaming it to a television in full HD. The technology blog also pointed out that it tested a tablet running Ice Cream Sandwich that was more impressive than any Android tablet currently on the market.

Intel Medfield Phone

Intel is expected to display reference smartphones at the Consumer Electronics Show in January 2012 and market launch is expected in H1 2012.


Source: BGR

Related posts

Samsung Gem Android smartphone at Alltel Wireless

Samsung Gem is a midrange smartphone running Android 2. 1 and is now available at Alltel Wireless for free (after a $50 mail-in rebate) and a new two-year service agreement. Samsung Gem has a 3.2-inch(240 x 400 pixels) TFT touchscreen, scratch resistant display, an 800 MHz processor, 124 MB...

Nokia Lumia 610 becomes official

Nokia has been stealing the show at the MWC 2012 in Barcelona, Spain. After unveiling three new Asha phones, the Finnish mobile communications giant also officially unveiled the hotly rumored Nokia Lumia 610 reports of which have been in circulation on the Internet for quite some time...

PNY offers the Hook Attaché USB flash drive

PNY offers the Hook Attaché USB flash drive

PNY Technologies has released a new line of USB flash drives called Hook Attaché. The most intriguing feature of the new line is that there’s a 128 GB model, which allows you to virtually take tons of digital information with you, no matter whether it is videos, games, programs or HD...

Leave a comment