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  • Report: Microsoft Surface Phone Prototype Runs Snapdragon 835, Supports x86 Apps

    Windows on ARMEveryone in the Windows Phone community hopes to see Microsoft launching the eagerly-anticipated Surface Phone next year, and according to a recent report, work on the project advances nicely and the company is indeed on track to unveil the device with Redstone 3 in the fall of 2017

  • Microsoft Surface Mini to Use Qualcomm Processor [Bloomberg]

    Windows on ARMMicrosoft is expected to take the wraps off a new Surface model this month, but little is known about the device that could become the smaller tablet ever sold by the Redmond-based take giant.

  • Qualcomm CEO Still Has Hopes for Windows on ARM

    Windows on ARMLAS VEGAS—Windows RT has not exactly set the world on fire. But Qualcomm's CEO, Steve Mollenkopf, thinks that the chipmaker has a future in the productivity computing space, and a future with Windows. "We continue to be optimistic about the future of the Windows ecosystem whether that's through Windows RT or Windows Phone," he said in response to a question from PCMag.com.

  • Qualcomm: Microsoft's Surface 2 can't compare to Nokia's Windows tablet

    Windows on ARMNokia's new Windows RT tablet turns the Finnish handset maker into Microsoft's rival, but at least one Nokia partner says there's really no competition.

  • Qualcomm Windows RT tablet with quad-core Snapdragon 800 spotted at BUILD; we go hands on

    Windows on ARMEarlier this month, Qualcomm announced that its ARM-based chipset, the Snapdragon 800, is coming to Windows RT 8.1 devices, with the first models destined to launch "later this year". Today, at Microsoft's BUILD developer conference in San Francisco, we got a very brief look at a development device featuring the new chipset.

  • Rumor: Microsoft testing new Surface RT with Snapdragon 800 chipset

    Windows on ARMThis shouldn't really be too surprising to many people, but the latest rumors surrounding the Surface RT state that Microsoft is currently testing a new version of the tablet with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 800 chipset inside. Bloomberg claims that Microsoft will update the tablet with new chips from Qualcomm, while NVIDIA will "continue as a supplier for some versions", presumably including the existing model with its Tegra 3 chipset.

  • Qualcomm Works with Microsoft to Offer Snapdragon 800 processors for Windows RT 8.1

    Windows on ARMQualcomm Snapdragon 800 processors deliver high performance, low power and integrated 3G/4G LTE for next generation Windows RT 8.1 tablets, convertibles and notebooks

  • Qualcomm defends Windows RT tablets despite lackluster sales, biting criticism

    Windows on ARMA Qualcomm executive Friday defended Windows RT tablets despite poor initial sales, saying the mobile device chip maker is "very optimistic with the future of Win RT."

  • Dell XPS 10 Hands-On: $499 Windows RT Tablet Uses Qualcomm CPU

    Windows on ARMWe haven't seen too many Windows RT tablets on the market–the Surface and the ASUS VivoTab RT are the two most notable–but Dell entered the fray with the XPS 10, a $499 tablet that uses a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor.

  • Tally of Windows RT Apps Surging, Ballmer Says

    Windows on ARMJan. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Microsoft Corp. Chief Executive Steve Ballmer talks about the increase of applications for new Windows tablets. Ballmer spoke yesterday at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Qualcomm Chief Executive Officer Paul Jacobs also speaks. (Source: Bloomberg)

  • How Microsoft became a control freak with tablet makers

    Windows on ARMThe way Microsoft works with its hardware manufacturers fundamentally changed with the release of Windows RT. Now those longtime partners are figuring out how to deal with it.
     

  • Samsung ATIV Tab Review: Qualcomm's First Windows RT Tablet

    Windows on ARMI remember writing Intel and telling them that, from a tablet perspective, the Windows 8 launch might as well have been a Windows RT launch. By the time October 23rd rolled around, the only Windows tablets we had in for review were ARM based and running Windows RT. I even resorted to borrowing an unfinished Clover Trail tablet just so we'd have something to put Surface RT's performance in perspective at launch.

  • New Windows RT tablets raise competition among ARM chip makers

    Windows on ARMNew Windows RT tablets announced at the IFA trade show in Berlin have intensified competition among ARM-based chip makers, which are adding unique capabilities to processors so tablets become more attractive to buyers based on performance and features.

  • Qualcomm bets on Windows RT tablets and hybrids

    Windows on ARMSummary: At Qualcomm's developer conference, CEO Paul Jacobs said tablets with its Snapdragon processor will be available when Windows RT launches.But will many hardware makers rush to challenge low-priced Android tablets, Apple's iPad and Microsoft's own Surface?

  • Computex Demos Show WinRT Progress

    Windows on ARMWhile Windows 8 was just about everywhere at Computex, a few vendors also championed upcoming tablets running WinRT, essentially Windows 8 running on ARM-based processors. What I saw in demos from Nvidia, Qualcomm, and TI was clearly not finished, but it was quite impressive and revealed interesting tradeoffs compared with Windows on traditional x86 architectures.

  • Qualcomm ready to launch Snapdragon line for Windows RT

    Windows on ARMQualcomm this week revealed some ambitious plans for its Snapdragon S4 processors, highlighted by a demo at Computex that showcased the ARM-based System-on-a-Chip (SoC) running Windows RT.

  • Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Tablet running Windows 8 RT

    Windows on ARMWindows 8 RT on Snapdragon S4 Tablet - http://www.netbooknews.com - We are taking a look at the new Snapdragon S4 reference design tablet running Windows 8 RT
     

  • Qualcomm Super ARM CPU Benchmark Revealed

    Windows on ARMIt seems that ARM's Cortex A15 architecture is getting ready to deliver yet another blow to Intel's low-performing Atom. A new Qualcomm ARM CPU has apparently made some waves on the GLBenchmark database.

  • Windows RT devices will see limited release initially

    Windows on ARMOnly a handful of Windows RT devices will appear initially, as Microsoft wades slowly into new Windows waters, sources told CNET. Chipmakers Nvidia, Qualcomm, and Texas Instruments will initially get two "slots" each for devices, according to sources familiar with Microsoft's plans.

  • Would you buy this Nokia Windows tablet?

    Windows on ARMLast week, Nokia's outgoing chairman spilled the beans on the company's plans for a range of tablets and 'hybrid' devices. Although Nokia later attempted to distance itself from his comments, let's face it: the arrival of a Nokia tablet is a certainty - a question of when, not if.


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