Neowin News Feed for: Dual-core Neowin News Feed for: Dual-core en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Intel Windows 8 tablets in stores in November <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/205854932windows-8-logo-green.png" alt="" /></div>With Windows 8&#039;s launch fast approaching, interest is growing in the devices that will run the new OS. A source claims that the first Intel-based Windows 8 tablets will be in stores in November. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Mon, 14 May 2012 01:13:47 +0000 Samsung Galaxy S III - dual-core only for the US? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/584668833news-logo-samsung-device.png" alt="" /></div>US buyers of the Galaxy S III may be denied its new quad-core Exynos 4 Quad processor, as a Samsung executive is quoted as saying that US versions will be sold with Qualcomm Snapdragon chips instead. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Sun, 29 Apr 2012 11:03:06 +0000 Nokia CEO: Multi-core phones are “just a waste of battery” <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1870702176nokia_800_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Stephen Elop hits out at dual- and quad-core processors in smartphones, claiming that they offer nothing useful to end-users, and that they are little more than a drain on a device&#039;s battery. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Thu, 15 Mar 2012 19:05:25 +0000 Windows Phone needs dual-core processors, and soon <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Single-core Windows Phones are simply not good enough. Microsoft needs to up their game and add support for dual-core processors soon to avoid becoming a joke in the future <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Sun, 06 Nov 2011 11:51:44 +0000 ST-Ericsson & Nokia to deliver dual-core Windows Phones <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1222896716st-ericsson_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Nokia has partnered with chipset manufacturer ST-Ericsson, who will be providing their dual-core NovaThor chipsets for future Nokia Windows Phones; meanwhile Qualcomm&#039;s WP reign ends <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Wed, 02 Nov 2011 10:56:48 +0000 Review: HTC Sensation - a dual-core superphone <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The HTC Sensation is HTC&rsquo;s first venture into the dual-core smartphone market, and despite other market offerings delivering some Tegra 2 power inside, HTC decided to stick with their trusted Qualcomm processors this time. Combine... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Mon, 27 Jun 2011 14:51:23 +0000 Intel to release dual-core Atoms this quarter after profits soar over 400% <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/728627821in.jpg" alt="" /></div>Intel will be releasing the highly anticipated dual-core Atom processor this quarter. The announcement comes after the chip maker had an over 400% profit rise for the first quarter this year compared to the same... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Matt Blowes) Wed, 14 Apr 2010 09:50:32 +0000 iRumor: quad-core and new dual-core iMacs due within weeks <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1838621928imac.jpg" alt="" /></div>Not soon after there were some rumors that the company has told its resellers that supplies of iMacs will be constrained in the immediate future, we have another analyst speculating that new models of iMacs... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Chakkaradeep Chandran) Tue, 03 Feb 2009 08:37:54 +0000 Another Intel dual-core Celeron in 2Q08 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Having recently launching its first dual-core Celeron E1000 series CPU, E1200, Intel is ready to launch another family member with a faster core frequency in the second quarter of 2008, according to sources at motherboard... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 21 Jan 2008 10:47:23 +0000 Intel Preps Dual-Core Celeron Microprocessors <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Multi-core chips are sweeping the processor market and single cores are becoming harder and harder to find. This trend is about to go through the roof while prices plummet to the basement. With affordability as... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 12 Oct 2007 03:55:10 +0000 AMD Plans to Slash Pricing of Dual-Core Chips Shortly <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Advanced Micro Devices has notified its partners that starting from next Monday, the 8th of October, it plans to decrease the pricing of some of its dual-core AMD Athlon 64 X2 chips. The price corrections... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 04 Oct 2007 11:02:27 +0000 IBM Dual-Core Power6 Processor Breaks 4GHz Limit <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>IBM is expected to push its next-generation Power6 dual-core processors to run at higher speeds, rather than following the Intel/AMD concept for high-end computing that packs more cores on a die. The new CPU will... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Thu, 12 Oct 2006 12:57:29 +0000 AMD 64-bit dual-core notebooks keep pricing edge <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The unit price of AMD Turion 64 X2-based notebooks is about US$150 less than an Intel Core 2 Duo (Merom)-based notebook, according to product portfolios that notebook vendors have offered. AMD still has an edge... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Tue, 05 Sep 2006 15:48:12 +0000 Dual-Core AMD Sempron X2 to Emerge in a Year <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>No matter how advanced the technology is, sooner or later it will migrate to mainstream and even entry-level microprocessors. According to a report from an Asian web-site, AMD Sempron processors will acquire second core as... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Tue, 11 Jul 2006 19:24:47 +0000 Intel to launch dual-core Itanium 2 CPUs on July 18 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel plans to add its dual-core Itanium 2 CPU line, dubbed &quot;Montecito,&quot; to to its current Xeon 5100 series (codenamed Woodcrest) and Dempsey processor offerings on July 18, according to sources at Taiwan server makers.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 30 Jun 2006 18:39:38 +0000 AMD: New Socket For Two Dual-Core Processors <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Advanced Micro Devices is going to fire back at Intel today in the enthusiast PC market. The Sunnyvale company will unveil a new socket for high-end computers today that will allow it to put two... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Thu, 01 Jun 2006 11:40:47 +0000 Dual-core desktop duel: AMD vs. Intel <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks MrCobra for posting this in Back Page News area of our forums. What would the results of a dual-core desktop CPU fight look like? Many people equate Windows... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Parker) Mon, 12 Dec 2005 12:32:19 +0000 ATI's Future Drivers to Take Advantage of Dual-Core Chips <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>ATI Technologies recently said at press-conference that in several month time the company's drivers for graphics cards would take advantage of dual-core microprocessors. The move will allow users of systems running chips with two engines... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 12 Oct 2005 16:41:25 +0000 IBM plans to unveil dual-core Power5 servers for SMB <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>IBM plans to unveil Tuesday a line of small- and midsize-business Unix servers based on its own dual-core Power5 processor. The new servers will use the IBM's existing Power5 as well as the... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 04 Oct 2005 16:17:38 +0000 Dual-Core Server Market Heats Up <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>AMD announced yesterday that they will be releasing 3 new 'dual-core' Opteron processors. Dubbed the 180, 280, and 880, these processors will each contain two 2.4Ghz cores; the first digit in the model number specifying... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 26 Sep 2005 18:30:48 +0000 IBM Unveils Dual-Core PowerPC Chips up to 2.5GHz <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Presenting at the Power Everywhere Forum 2005 in Japan, IBM today formally introduced a dual-core version of its PowerPC 970 (G5) processor, which could find its way into Apple Power Macs in the coming months.... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 07 Jul 2005 19:56:53 +0000 AMD executive casts doubt on Intel's dual-core claim <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel's dual-core platform consists of two separate cores in individual dies packaged together using multi-chip packaging in a single chip, which is not a true dual-core solution, according to Henri Richard, senior vice president for... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 02 Jun 2005 16:41:43 +0000 Dual-Core Duel: AMD Beats Intel <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>First look: Two processors in one Athlon chip give performance extra oomph. Ready for the era of dual-core? You now have a choice of dual-core processors; and based on PC World tests,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 31 May 2005 11:51:55 +0000 AMD to launch dual-core Athlon 64 on May 31 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Advanced Micro Devices will launch the first dual-core version of its Athlon 64 desktop processor at Taiwan's Computex trade show on May 31. The AMD Athlon 64 X2 processor will be launched on the first... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 20 May 2005 15:06:25 +0000 Intel Highlights next-gen dual-core chips <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel President Paul Otellini announced three second-generation dual-core processors on Thursday and said first-generation prototypes are faring well. In February, Intel said it was working on 15 dual-core chip designs, which combine... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Wardell) Fri, 06 May 2005 02:25:18 +0000 AMD releases dual-core server chips <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel may have come out with dual-core processors a few days earlier, but Advanced Micro Devices says it is bringing out dual-core chips to the market where it counts. The Sunnyvale, Calif.-based... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 21 Apr 2005 15:43:46 +0000 VIA announces chipset support for AMD dual-core technology <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>VIA Technologies today announced support for the latest dual-core AMD Opteron processors with its K8 series of core-logic chipsets. The VIA K8 series chipsets, including the new VIA K8T890, leverage VIA Hyper8 technology for high... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 21 Apr 2005 09:00:17 +0000 AMD Confirms AMD Dual-Core Opteron Launch on the April 21st <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Advanced Micro Devices CEO Hector Ruiz said Wednesday during the company's first quarter fiscal 2005 conference call that the company's first server dual-core chips with two processing engines will be formally announced on the 21st... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 14 Apr 2005 14:30:20 +0000 Dual-Core Pentium D Headed for May Launch <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Acer plans to announce in May an Aspire desktop PC based on Intel's dual-core Pentium D processor, the company confirmed Tuesday. &quot;Currently, it's being planned for launch around [the] second half of May,&quot; said Stella... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 13 Apr 2005 07:58:00 +0000 Intel dual-core 840 CPU and 955X chipset due this month <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel will move up the launch date of its dual-core series Pentium Extreme Edition 840 CPU and 955X chipset to the middle of this month, according to Taiwan motherboard makers. The dual-core products, which are... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 11 Apr 2005 14:46:31 +0000 Intel's first dual-core chip shipping now <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel has begun volume shipments of the Pentium Extreme Edition 840 processor, the company's first dual-core processor, a company executive said Monday. The chips are being shipped to hardware makers ahead of an official launch,... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 11 Apr 2005 14:41:25 +0000 AMD's dual-core Opteron due this month <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Advanced Micro Devices is expected to launch new Opteron chips later this month that combine dual processing engines on a single slice of silicon, CNET has learned. AMD will announce at... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 08 Apr 2005 17:12:33 +0000 Dual-Core Pentium EE 840 Performance Preview <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>There's a presentation slide that Intel recently sent us plotting time versus the performance of its processors and what tasks they've been designed to address. According to Intel, back in the days of its 486,... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 04 Apr 2005 19:26:44 +0000 AMD may advance dual-core Opteron processor launch <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), which originally was scheduled to launch its dual-core Opteron processor in the third quarter of this year, may advance the launch to the middle of the second quarter, according to sources... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 01 Apr 2005 15:24:18 +0000 Intel Execs Run Down Dual-Core Roadmap <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel executives presented a detailed roadmap of the company's dual-core future at the Intel Developer Forum here on Tuesday, including plans for a processor that will now be called the &quot;Pentium D.&quot; ... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 02 Mar 2005 11:04:06 +0000 Intel to Highlight Dual-Core Chips at IDF <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel Corp. and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. are jockeying for position as they prepare to roll out dual-core versions of their processors over the course of the year. At its developer forum next week in... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 24 Feb 2005 21:34:09 +0000 AMD to demo a dual-core desktop chip <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Advanced Micro Devices is expected to show off a dual-core processor for desktops at its headquarters Wednesday, but is keeping tight lipped about the details. The chip, code-named Toledo, will feature two... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 23 Feb 2005 16:17:15 +0000 Intel's Desktop Dual-Core Chips to be Clocked at 3.20GHz <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel's code-named Smithfield dual-core desktop processors will be clocked at around 3.00GHz clock-speed and will support 64-bit capability, claims report at AnandTech web-site, however, the chips will not sport Hyper-Threading technology along with high-speed processor... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sun, 24 Oct 2004 00:43:44 +0000 Intel CEO: Dual-Core Design Addresses Power Challenge <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel Corp.'s decision to move to a multicore architecture for its next-generation CPUs is a recognition that the computer industry is facing an increasing power-management challenge in its chip designs, Intel CEO Craig Barrett said... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 19 Oct 2004 23:46:21 +0000 Microsoft mocks software rivals with dual-core chip embrace <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has bucked most of the major software makers by agreeing to count multicore processors as a single chip in its product pricing schemes. Rightly recognizing an opportunity to boast, Microsoft today dedicated an entire... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 19 Oct 2004 17:22:58 +0000