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Monday 21 February 2011
Taiwan market: Dual-core Atom netbook prices drop to around NT$10,000
Prices for Intel dual-core Atom CPU-based netbooks in Taiwan have recently dropped to around NT$10,000 (US$341) in order to separate the devices from tablet PCs in terms of price,...
Thursday 27 January 2011
More handset makers to launch dual-core models
Most major handset makers all plan to launch dual-core smartphones in 2011 as Nvidia, Qualcomm, Samsung Electronics, Texas Instruments (TI) and Broadcom have come out with dual-core...
Thursday 6 January 2011
CES 2011: Nvidia announces new phones powered by dual-core Tegra 2 CPU
Nvidia has announced that its Tegra 2 dual-core CPU is now ready to power the so-called super phone category.
Thursday 6 January 2011
CES 2011: Nvidia to ship at least 15 million Tegra series processors in 2011
Nvidia, with orders from tablet PCs, smartphones and car electronics, is expected to have already landed orders for about 15 million Tegra-based processors in 2011. Tegra will become...
Tuesday 28 December 2010
Taiwan market: Netbook price dropping to a new low
Strong tablet PC demand continues to impact netbook market and several brand vendors in Taiwan have dropped their netbook price further to attract consumers.
Tuesday 7 December 2010
AMD introduces new six-core and dual-core desktop processors
AMD has announced two new Black Edition processors including a new flagship six-core desktop processor. These processors join AMD's 8-series chipset and recently launched ATI Radeon...
Tuesday 16 November 2010
AMD not expected to suffer much from delay of Radeon HD 6990, say sources
Although the launch of AMD's new dual-core Radeon HD 6990 GPU (Antilles) was delayed until the first quarter of 2011, sources from graphics card makers believe the issue is unlikely...
Monday 15 November 2010
Taiwan market: Dual-core netbooks drop to around NT$10,000
As growth of netbook shipments is still being impacted by sales of tablet PC products, vendors have already dropped the price of their Intel Atom N400 series netbooks to around NT$9,000-10,000...
Thursday 7 October 2010
Dual-OS to become a standard for Acer dual-core netbooks
Acer, at its new netbook launch press conference, noted that the company plans to adopt dual-operating systems (Windows 7 and Android) as one of the standard specifications for its...
Tuesday 14 September 2010
Taiwan market: Netbook proportion in notebook shipments rise in 1H10
Looking at end-user demand for notebooks in the local Taiwan market in the first half of 2010, the netbook proportion reached 25% and 28% in the first and second quarter, respectively,...
Friday 3 September 2010
HP aims for second place in netbook market in 2011
As Intel has recently supplied Hewlett-Packard (HP) a large volume of its dual-core Atom N550 processor with a price of only US$65, 25% lower than Intel's official quote of US$86...
Friday 27 August 2010
Acer dual-core netbook will not hit the US and Taiwan markets until September
Acer's netbook with Intel's latest dual-core Atom N550 processor is not expected to hit the US and Taiwan markets until September, as vendors are conservative about netbook sales...
Tuesday 24 August 2010
Intel announces dual-core Atom CPU for netbooks
Intel has announced that a dozen new netbooks based on its new mobile dual-core Atom processors are available in stores today. The netbooks, available now and through the end of the...
Friday 9 July 2010
Intel aims to phase out Celeron processors in 2011
Intel has informed its notebook partners about plans to gradually reduce the production of Celeron processors and will replace the product line with its Pentium and the dual-core...
Tuesday 1 June 2010
Qualcomm ships dual-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon chipsets
Qualcomm has begun sampling its first dual-CPU Snapdragon chipsets that integrate two CPU cores running at up to 1.2GHz, according to the company. Targeted high-end smartphones, the...
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