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Posted by on Jun 8, 2012 in Hardware News |

Qualcomm Snapdragon-based Notebooks S4 are already in production

Qualcomm Snapdragon-based Notebooks S4 are already in production

Undoubtedly, this year the segment has been most interesting in recent times, not by the many options available, but by his notorious segmentation on the one hand we have Intel pushing the format Ultrabook second generation based on their Ivy Bridge-ULV chips, AMD facing it with their APU based Ultrathins Trinity-LV/ULV other hand we have the very weak Intel Netbooks faced with the increasingly strong economic notebooks based on the Brazos platform 2.0 of AMD .

Intel and AMD faced in the notebook segment segmented, thinks is the perfect time to break abruptly and challenge to both not only with their smartbooks (rival of Ultrabooks and Ultrathins) but also with their notebooks based on its revitalized family of SoCs S4 Series Snapdragon architecture ( Krait ), which state that are already in production.

The new notebooks have Qualcomm as the operating system to Windows 8 RT Microsoft and likely to be available shortly after the launch of the new Microsoft operating system.

Without doubt, there are more options available on the market is quite beneficial for consumers. The success or failure of this initiative will determine if more Qualcomm chip makers such as Huawei ARM, Texas Instruments, Samsung, Nvidia are encouraged to launch their own notebooks and end up becoming a real the promises of ARM .

Link: Snapdragon S4 Already in Production Notebooks (Softpedia)

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