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Android 501

What is the SoC?, 32-bit v 64-bit [Android 501]

Welcome to the School of Android 501. Here, we will cover hardware related topics to help readers understand the components that go into smartphones and other mobile tech. Android phones are

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Intel’s “Moorefield” 64-bit chip expected to be announced at Computex conference

We’ve previously seen 64-bit processors in phones, thanks to Apple’s iPhone 5S. The time is near for Android devices to follow this trend. At the upcoming Computex conference on June

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Intel announces 64-bit CPU’s for Android devices

Mobile World Congress has something else up its sleeve for the Android world; not only have we seen Android powered Nokia devices, new Sony products, and more, but Intel have

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Intel says yes to $200 android notebooks

According to Intel CEO Paul Otellini, notebooks are soon going to be hitting the $200 mark. The catch? They’ll be running Android instead of Windows. Dadi Perlmutter, executive VP and

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NVIDIA announces Tegra 4i processor with integrated LTE, i500 LTE modem

Today, NVIDIA has announced their newest hardware, the Tegra 4i processor with LTE integrated on-board, as well as some specifics for their i500 LTE modem. The project was formerly known

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Samsung unveils 8-core Exynos 5 Octa mobile processor

Samsung seems to really be trying to take the cake with their latest hardware announcement. Hot on the heels of the new Tegra 4 from NVIDIA and the Snapdragon 800

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Qualcomm announces new lightning-fast Snapdragon chips 600 and 800

At CES, Qualcomm recently announced two new chipset sure to impress: The Snapdragon 600 and the Snapdragon 800. How impressive, you ask? Let’s start with the 600, which has: Quad

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Qualcomm reportedly working on a chip with multiple LTE bands and carrier networks

In a recent filing at the FCC, it seems Qualcomm has been busy lately working on a new radio chipset. According to the FCC, it looks like we could be

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Free, as in beer: KegDroid uses NFC and Xoom tablet to dispense on-tap beer

  You have a tablet. You have an NFC enabled device. You have a thirst for anything awesome (read as: beer). So, what do you do? Well, if you’re Google