Posts Tagged ‘battery life’

IDF 2013: Intel Atom “Bay Trail” Z3000 targets Android tablets

Welcome to Intel’s latest attempt to crack the low-power, smartphone-friendly market – the Atom Z3000 series. The low-power systems-on-a-chip (SoC) codenamed “Bay Trail” are aimed at both Android and Windows tablets.

It contains four CPU cores, clocking up to 2.4GHz, and has Intel…

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QuickLogic wins design in for Galaxy Tab

QuickLogic – the maker of CSSPs, customer specific standard products – has made it into the Android-based Samsung Galaxy Tab. The company has a design win for its ArcticLink IC in the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, to be precise.

The ArcticLink Chip provides a display interface bridge which extends battery…

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Annoyances and irritations – some Android help tips

Where do you turn when you need Android help? An interesting post caught my eye on NBCNews.com. They cover twelve possible annoyances and Android help tips for each of them. See Worst Android annoyances and how to fix them.

Avram Piltch begins:
Android phones and tablets frequently suffer from…

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Intel seeks customised Android to compete with ARM on Atoms

This one caught my eye on SlashGear. It seems Intel is looking to get a custom version of Android Gingerbread in order to support tablet builders looking to run with its Atom E series of processors.

According to SlashGear it would better enable Intel to compete against the likes of…

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AMD overlooks the Smartphone market, but not Tablets…

One leading processor company that has been absent from Android talk is AMD… A senior executive has admitted that it has left the smartphone processor space to the likes of Intel and AMD. It seems AMD believes the company’s strengths in graphics ‘don’t lend themselves to the handset…

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Qik Video Connect chats to Android

Qik, a mobile video company that was recently acquired by Skype, is bringing its video functionality to the general Android Market – it has launched a new version of Qik for Android, called Qik Video Connect.

The company says “This new version of Qik Video Connect for Android gives users the…

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