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Posted by on Jun 11, 2012 in Android Mobile, Gadgets, Mobiles | 0 comments

Multi-Core Processor for Android is waste, says Intel !!

Multi-Core Processor for Android is waste, says Intel !!

Pic : Lava’s XOLO 900 powered by intel’s Medfield SOC Chip giant Intel made a statement lately which could send shock waves in tech world of SOC’s, Smartphones and their Operating System’s. Mike Bell, GM, Intel’s Mobile and Communications Group in justifying for their late entry into smartphone SOC’s with a single-core ‘Medifield’ Atom processor while other players like Nvidia, Samsung, Qualcomm, TI have dual-core and quad-core chips said,  “The way it’s implemented right now, Android does not make as effective use of multiple cores as it could, and I think – frankly -some of this work could be done by the vendors who create the SoCs, but they just haven’t bothered to do it.” Intel’s internal testing states that using the second core on a dual-core chip from any other manufacturer actually results in decreased performance versus using a single core. Multi-core implementations were found slower than single-core implementations. “If you take a look a lot of handsets on the market, when you turn on the second core...

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