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MSI Wind U180 netbook announced

01/05/2012, MSI has recently announced the launch of a new netbook running on Intel’s Atom N2800 Cedar Trail processor. Clocked at 1.86GHz, this dual-core processor is slightly faster than Intel’s previous generation dual-core Atom chips. The netbook also...

Fujitsu updates Stylistic Q550 with new processor and SSD option

12/09/2011, Some time earlier this year, we reported that Fujitsu’s tablet PC, the Stylistic Q550 was ready to start shipping. Given how the focus on tablets has taken a rather dramatic turn towards iOS and Android, we have to wonder how many users are left who...

Fujitsu Loox F-07C: the world’s first ATOM-powered smartphone

05/16/2011, Fujitsu recently showed off a very interesting smartphone called the Loox F-07C: a dual-mode phone that runs on an Intel ATOM processor. For people who require the functionality of a very tiny Windows 7 tablet and a smartphone but don’t want to lug...

Microsoft wants Intel to develop a 16-core Atom chip

01/28/2011, According to some reports, Microsoft is pushing Intel into developing 16-core Atom chips for their server farms. Microsoft’s data servers are currently powered by Intel Xeon server-class chips. While the Xeon processors are fast enough to power...

Intel Atom N570 to hit netbooks this March

01/20/2011, The netbook market has suffered quite a blow when the Apple iPad joined the portable digital device revolution, but it isn’t quite dead just yet despite strong showings by the growing tablet niche. Reports have pointed to over 30 million shipments...

OpenPeak shows off 7″ Intel Atom Moorestown tablet

01/07/2011, [CES 2011] OpenPeak and Intel were showing a 7” Tablet that uses Moorestown, the next-generation uber-low power Intel Atom processor (CPU). This is relative to Intel’s previous generation of Atom CPUs, of course. The Tablet has a fun design, and did...

SeaMicro server can hold 512 Intel Atom processors

06/14/2010, SeaMicro’s latest server architecture breaks new ground as it can now hold a whopping 512 Intel Atom processors in a 10U rack mount space, where it is hoped that this move will reduce data center power and space requirements by up to a whopping 75%....

Intel states recommended pricing for dual core Atom netbooks

05/17/2010, Intel has just suggested its pricing to OEMs who want to make use of their new dual core Atom processor in netbooks, citing that the 1.5GHz dual-core N550 Atom processor ought to go for between $349 and $399. Apart from that, such netbooks must remain...

Quake 3 caught running at 100fps on Intel Atom Z-Series processor

05/05/2010, The new Intel Atom Z6xx series of processors that we covered earlier this morning is no flash in a pan, considering it is more than capable of running Quake 3 at a phenomenal 100fps, which is way faster than what top-of-the-line machines back in the day...

Asus EeeKeyboard Is Now Up For Pre-order On Amazon

04/21/2010, Love it or hate it, Asus’ EeeKeyboard is now up for pre-order on Amazon’s website for $599. If you think the price is too high, we can certainly understand that, after all, the specifications of it are nothing to shout about, but if space is a...

14-inch netbook runs on Intel Atom

04/12/2010, Trust clone manufacturers to turn things upside down with this new Atom-powered netbook that clearly does not adhere to Microsoft’s specifications – not when a “netbook” comes in a 14″ form factor! Apart from that, you will...

Panasonic Claims Google TV Sets Will Be Expensive

03/31/2010, If you’re wondering why Panasonic has decided to skip all the fanfare regarding Google’s Android TV, it’s apparently because it thinks that the devices will require processing power that adds too much to the cost of the set. While...

MacBook Pro Clone Powered By Dual-core Atom And ION2

03/30/2010, At a glance, you could be forgiven for thinking that this is Apple’s MacBook Pro. Upon closer inspection, you’ll realize that it’s really a cloned device, and is powered by either a single core Atom N450 or dual-core Atom D510, coupled...