Google Android to get x86 support

Posted on Monday, Sep 12 2011 @ 21:37 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
FUD Zilla reports Google is working on a x86 edition of Android:
Google is apparently about to officially support Intel’s x86 systems with Android. This will mean an end of adaption software which has been trying to do the same thing with varying success.

Google TV runs on devices with Intel chips, and Google TV is based on Android, but that software is only shadow Android product. Intel is promising that Google Android 2.3 Gingerbread will be available for Intel Atom E6xx series processors in January, 2012. Gingerbread is the same version of Android designed to run on smartphones.

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