Tag: ARM chip

Computing, Software & Applications

Windows 12 is coming, and Qualcomm may have already tested the OS on its new Arm chip

February 1, 2024

Via: TechSpot

During an October event, Qualcomm introduced the Snapdragon X Elite SoC, stating that its new computing platform would be the most “intelligent,” powerful, and efficient processor built for Windows. In December, Qualcomm said that its Arm chip is faster than […]

Computing, Hardware

Apple reportedly tests new ARM chips with up to 32 performance cores

December 7, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

Last month Apple introduced its ARM based M1 SoC. Built on the 5nm process node, the M1 sports 16 billion transistors compared to the 11.8 billion used on the A14 Bionic, the chip used on all four of Apple’s 5G […]

Computing, Hardware

Intel reportedly petitioned Microsoft to avoid using ARM chips in the Surface Go

August 24, 2018

Via: TechSpot

As reported by Paul Thurrott, Intel “petitioned Microsoft heavily” to use its Pentium Gold CPU in the Surface Go instead of an ARM chip. Despite a new Snapdragon CPU likely offering longer battery life, Microsoft was probably aware of the […]