Intel's new Moorestown Atom processor platform with high energy efficiency unleashed

By Vinod Yalburgi Published Date
05 - May - 2010
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05 - May - 2010
Intel's new Moorestown Atom processor platform with high energy e...


Moorestown architecture

The new Intel Atom processor Z6xx (Moorestown) is based on Intel's new 45nm technology fine-tuned for low-power processes and packed with 140 million transistors into the SoC for an out of the box sublime performance. The platform is said to also include a Controller Hub (MP20) and a dedicated Mixed Signal IC.Chips based on New Atom Processor platform architecture are rated to deliver more than 50% platform idle power reduction while increasing performance and reducing size.


Moorestown application in mobile & handheld devices

This platform is expected to redefine the personal computing experience with fast Internet, multitasking, full 1080p video, 3D graphics, multi-point videoconferencing and voice-in-pocketable designs.It is quoted to be a highly integrated platform capable of scaling a range of operating systems and market segments including high-end smartphones, tablets and other handheld devices.

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