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XScale

A line of RISC-based CPUs from Intel based on the StrongARM architecture. Derived from a settlement with Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) in 1998, XScale replaced Intel's i860/i960 line of RISC chips designed in the late 1980s. Because XScale runs at lower speeds than desktop CPUs (up to 624 MHz compared to 2 GHz+), they use less power in mobile devices and embedded applications. In 2006, Intel sold the XScale PXA line to Marvell Technology Group and continued to focus on its x86 line. See x86, StrongARM and ARM.
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June 2006: Intel sells off Xscale, which had won a 2004 PCMag Technical Excellence award for heralding a new era of multimedia smartphones.
Processor Speed Voltage Manufacturer (min~max) (min~max) PXA250 (32) 100~400 0.85~1.3 Intel StrongARM SA-1100 (32), (33) 150~600 0.75~1.30 Intel Cursoe(TM5400) (34) 200~700 1.10~1.65 Transmeta ARM7D (32) 20~33 5.0~3.3 Intel PowerPC860 (33) 25~50 2.4~3.3 Motorola Mobile K6 (35) 192~588 0.9~2.0 AMD Intel Xscale (32) 150~1000 0.75~1.80 Intel Since a DVS algorithm usually lowers the system speed to reduce energy consumption as frequency is related to processor's power consumption.
The MC75 is based on Intel's XScale PXA270 624 MHz processor and Microsoft Windows Mobile 6.0 operating system to provide increased interoperability with existing enterprise infrastructure, enhanced security features, a flexible development platform and improved mobile messaging.
The MC75 is based on Intel's XScale PXA270 624 MHz processor and Microsoft[R] Windows[R] Mobile 6.0 operating system to provide increased interoperability with existing enterprise infrastructure, enhanced security features, a flexible development platform and improved mobile messaging.
The device uses a 400 megahertz (MHz) Intel XScale processor with 64 MB RAM, and comes with a docking cradle with USB and serial connectors, a universal auto-sync cable, a built-in audio amplifier with dual speakers, and a protective carrying case with belt clip.
As for the computer, which was launched last July, it offers an 806 megahertz PXA320 xscale processor, 128 standard, with built-in802.11g optional wireless communication.
Called the Marlin S-Pro IS, the new instrument is lightweight, compact and easy to use, yet incorporates a powerful Intel XScale processor both to ensure fast and accurate data handling and to support complex on-screen graphics; these are viewed on an integral high resolution 3.8" backlit colour display.
The baseline Nomad features an 806 MHz Marvell PXA320 XScale processor, 128 MB Ram and hot-swappable, rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack.
The MC35 utilizes Intel's XScale PXA270 416MHz processor and Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0 Phone Edition operating system.
The compact, transportable 5-TB eSATA Platinum RAID Pro solution is built around a 64-bit Intel XScale processor matched with 128 MB of error-correcting cache, to handle intensive SMB RAID applications including digital video, HD audio, digital imaging and streaming backup.