Next Generation Intel XScale Processors

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Intel announced a recent family of processors based on Intel XScale® technology that can handle multiple

forms of wireless broadband access with enough computing power to provide cell phones with full motion video

conferencing capabilities and PDAs with DVD-quality video playback.

The Intel® PXA27x family of processors, formerly code-named "Bulverde," adds a number of recent technologies to address the needs of cell phone and PDA users. It is the first product to integrate the Intel Wireless MMX™ technology, providing additional performance for 3-D games and advanced video while improving battery-life. The recent chip also utilizes Wireless Intel SpeedStep® technology, enabling significant power savings by intelligently managing voltage and frequency changes similar to the technology used in the company's notebook processors.

Intel has also integrated security features to provide services such as trusted boot, secure storage of private information and cryptographic keys, and support for common security protocols. To assist increase capturing camera phone capabilities and quality, Intel has also incorporated Quick Capture technology to support cameras with resolution up to 4 megapixels.

The Intel PXA27x processor family will be offered in multiple configurations of clock speeds running from 312 up to 624 MHz, and with as much as 64 megabytes of stacked Intel StrataFlash® memory.



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