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Acer Predator 8 gaming tablet announced at Computex.

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Mobile gaming is coming to your hand. Acer have just announced the Acer Predator 8 tablet running on an Intel Atom X7.

Acer Predator 8 runs on Atom X7

It’s a rugged 8-inch tablet with 4 speakers and running Android on an Intel Atom X7 platform.  Intel X7 is the highest-performing Atom platform and has a much-improved graphics capability over the Baytrail-T platform and should work well for the most demanding app-store games on Android. A rugged, high-performance Android tablet has other uses too so let’s keep an eye on this one for ultra mobile computing uses.

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Intel’s Computex keynote. Will we see an Intel Windows Phone? Update: No! (Pics, notes added)

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Intel’s Kirk Skaugen, GM of the Client Computing Group, will be giving the opening keynote at Computex in Taiwan at 2pm local time and, as always at Computex, it’s an important one for Intel. The Internet of Things and wearables will feature in the keynote but we’re also likely to see some important mobile-PC related topics. The ultimate ‘reveal’ would be an Intel-based Windows 10 Mobile device, even a phone, but there are other things to think about too. Here’s a check-list of what you can expect. The keynote will stream live here.

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