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STE unveils NovaThor L8580 chipset with quad-core A9 CPU

10 January, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
STE unveils NovaThor L8580 chipset with quad-core A9 CPU - read the full textIf you're the benchmark-obsessed geek than CES 2013 might be turning out quite exciting for you. After Samsung unveiled its latest and greatest Exynos 5 Octa chipset, NVIDIA announced Tegra 4 and Qualcomm lifted the curtain of its newest Krait-powered Snapdragon 600 and 800 series SoCs, it's now...

 

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if it runs at 0.6V .. that is the key .. which means for the end consumer 5 hours of extra battery life 4G/3G networks woah ...

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  • 2013-01-10 19:55
  • vIYI

A real war!

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  • 2013-01-10 19:49
  • wYMN

HOOLLLYYY mother of Ghz!
What do you do with all that power?! Please, don't tell me mobile gaming... It's very hard to play on small screens, I need at least 10 inch.

Has Asus somehow patented their padphone? I really want to see more companies making a thing like theirs. Their padphone is expensive :((

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  • 2013-01-10 19:41
  • nyiY

> In reply to Karim-ps @ 2013-01-10 19:23 from rqCa - click to readThen you had defective handset. My girlfriend has Xperia Sola (same chipset as U has) and her son has Xperia Neo. Sola is blazing fast compared to Neo.

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  • 2013-01-10 19:37
  • MQge

The exynos octa core chips can shoot 1080 videos at 60fps. Thats great.

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  • 2013-01-10 19:33
  • HktX

I had an Xperia U which come with st-Ericsson novathor u8500 1ghz dual-core and it was very very slow compared with my current Sony Xperia neo wich sports a 1ghz qualcomm scorpio SINGLE core. ST-Ericsson chips are useless

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  • 2013-01-10 19:23
  • rqCa

When world is moved to octa core Cortex A-15 they have launched quad A-9.
Let's see how it performs.

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  • 2013-01-10 19:05
  • t}J6

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