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3rd September 2014, 07:11 PM |#1  
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I've read references about getting Intel on board on some of the news articles about Project Ara. Considering Intel is working to bring x86 to the smartphone world could this be the key to getting full x86 desktop version Windows running smoothly on a smartphone?
 
 
4th September 2014, 05:42 PM |#2  
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Theres this company that is making CPUs for Ara called Rocketchip I think. They're working with Intel to make them so yeah, I guess it'll have intel

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Theres this company that is making CPUs for Ara called Rocketchip I think. They're working with Intel to make them so yeah, I guess it'll have intel

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But will it specifically be the x86 architecture? Most mobile processors use mobile architectures, and while there is Windows for arm architecture it is not the same as the desktop windows we know and love. Desktop Windows is possible on mobile architecture through emulation but it will never be smooth, fast, stable, or fully functional.
8th September 2014, 07:23 PM |#4  
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Theres this company that is making CPUs for Ara called Rocketchip I think. They're working with Intel to make them so yeah, I guess it'll have intel

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Rockchip. I have a rockchip tablet. They are okay. I hope Intel gets involved. They have x64 devices already if I'm not mistaken.

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