Exhibition at the January CES Intel unveiled details of its new line of processors. The U.S. company has released Lexington Atom Z2420 processor for budget smartphones and two-core chip Clover Trail + Z2580 device level up. Solution uses the latest smartphone Lenovo K900, designed for the Chinese market. According to the latest reports, the upcoming exhibition mobile industry (MWC) in Barcelona, Intel announced a number of new mobile devices based on two-core chips.
Obviously, Intel owns indisputable leadership on the part of processors for personal computers, but the mobile revolution has bypassed her side. Early successes in the mobile arena the company reported in September last year after the release of the smartphone RAZR i based on Medfield, joint development of Intel and Motorola.
Intel initiative continued with the release of Yolo, an entry-level smartphone, designed for the African market. A few days ago Intel announced a partnership with Taiwan’s Acer to produce smartphones for emerging markets in Asia. The first result of this partnership was the Liquid C1 Z2420 processor inside.
Not be amiss to mention that last week Intel announced its withdrawal from the business of producing motherboards for personal computers. The company attributed the move to the gradual decay of the growth in the PC market.
In the fourth quarter of 2012, Intel helped out $ 13.5 billion. Earnings per share amounted to $ 0.48 Intel.