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Orange Santa Clara release date set for May 31st: the second phone with Intel inside

0. phoneArena 29 May 2012, 07:09 posted on

Up until a month ago, all smartphones were built using ARM’s architectural design, while Intel’s processors were a reserved territory for desktop and notebook computers…

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posted on 29 May 2012, 07:17 9

1. kshell1 (Posts: 1143; Member since: 05 Oct 2011)


Needs to be ICS otherwise count me out

posted on 29 May 2012, 07:58 6

2. remixfa (Posts: 14028; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)


yea, why the heck is it releasing with gingerbread? I wonder if they are having problems with GPU acceleration with ICS since its not ARM? There has got to be a reason.

posted on 29 May 2012, 08:01

4. kshell1 (Posts: 1143; Member since: 05 Oct 2011)


It has to be the GPU acceleration as you said, or just a compatibility problem in general. or ICS may stress the processor to the point of even crappier battery life.

posted on 31 May 2012, 14:19

9. dvmoo7 (Posts: 2; Member since: 31 May 2012)


"For now the phone runs Android 2.3, but an upgrade to Android 4.0 is on the way."

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posted on 31 May 2012, 14:21

10. dvmoo7 (Posts: 2; Member since: 31 May 2012)


ICS was optimized for x86 from right from the get go. So all the benchies should be even better on ICS...

posted on 29 May 2012, 07:59

3. OpTiMuS_BlAcK (Posts: 411; Member since: 04 May 2012)


Needs Jellybean.

posted on 29 May 2012, 08:26 4

5. kshell1 (Posts: 1143; Member since: 05 Oct 2011)


Dude Jellybean 4.1 won't release until either A)the nexus tablet releases or B)october/november as normal

posted on 29 May 2012, 11:26

6. OpTiMuS_BlAcK (Posts: 411; Member since: 04 May 2012)


Now I was just joking, took it too seriously?

posted on 29 May 2012, 11:38 1

7. Izzat (Posts: 5; Member since: 16 May 2012)


ain't jellybean android 5.0.

posted on 29 May 2012, 12:12 1

8. OpTiMuS_BlAcK (Posts: 411; Member since: 04 May 2012)


Sounds too early for version 5.

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