Intel Medfield based products expected in 1H 2012

Posted on Tuesday, May 31 2011 @ 22:19:04 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
Intel reports at Computex that the first Medfield-based devices should hit the market in the first half of 2012:
At Computex, Intel reiterated its Atom System on a Chip (SoC) roadmap, highlighting “Medfield,” which will be built using Intel’s 32nm high-k metal gate process technology. The purpose-built solution will provide lower power, a smaller footprint and more integration of features and performance for the tablet market. “Medfield” will enable sub-9mm tablets that weigh less than 1.5 pounds and provide all day battery life. The processors will be in production later this year for tablet designs in market the first half of 2012 and support a range of operating systems including Google Android (“Honeycomb”), Windows and MeeGo.