Radxa Rock dev board with quad-core RK3188 has a $99 price tag

The Raxda Rock dev board, equipped with a quad-core RK3188 (ARM Cortex A9) chip, is currently available at a $99 price point.

Rockchip designs a quad-core ARM Cortex-A12 RK32xx chip

Rockchip is perhaps best known for its reasonably priced ARM-based chips targeted at a wide range of devices, including tablets, TV set-top boxes and PC sticks. The company's current flagship processor? The ARM Cortex-A9 RK3188.

This quad-core Android PC-on-a-stick weighs in at $62

The QC802, a quad-core mini PC with 2GB RAM and 8GB Flash, can be snapped up for a cool $62, or $70 with shipping. The device is powered by a Rockchip RK3188 Cortex A9 SoC (1.6 Ghz) paired with an ARM Mali-400MP4 GPU.

Quad-core Rockchip processor powers this Android mini-PC

Kingnovel's $96 Android mini-PC is powered by Rockchip's RK3188 1.6 GHz quad-core processor, which is paired with ARM's Mali-400 MP4 GPU.

MediaTek's ARM tablet chip goes quad-core

Media Tek is perhaps best known for its budget ARM processors (single and dual-core) that power a wide range of smartphones and tablets.

The Wandboard goes quad-core

The Wandboard can best be described as a small dev board equipped with a speedy Freescale i.MX6 ARM Cortex-A9 processor.

Tronsmart is a $99 quad-core Jelly Bean PC-on-a-stick

The Tronsmart T428 - a quad-core Jelly Bean PC-on-a-stick - is ready to ship.

Allwinner rolls out quad-core chip for phablets

China-based chip manufacturer Allwinner recently launched a quad-core processor targeted at phablets, or 5-7 inch tablets with cellular connectivity options.

Pipo Max M9 Android tablet ships with a quad-core Rockchip processor

Rockchip processors currently power a number of Android tablets and mini-computers.

Rockchip preps quad-core ARM processor

Chinese processor manufacturer Rockchip remains on track to launch its RK3188 quad-core SoC in February. The chip - manufactured using 28nm HKMG process technology - is built around an ARM Cortex-A9 design clocked at 1.8-2.0 GHz.

MediaTek touts quad-core Cortex-A7 SoC

The Taiwanese-based MediaTek has debuted the MT6589, a quad-core System on a Chip (SoC) targeted at mid to high-end Android smartphones and tablets.

Video: ODROID-X2 quad-core dev board hits 1.8Ghz


HardKernel has upgraded its stalwart ODROID dev board with a faster processor and upgraded GPU. 



VIA ARTiGo goes quad-core



VIA has rolled out a revamped x86-powered ARTiGo that offers support for Windows and various flavors of Linux.

Apple eyes 20 nm quad-core chips for next-gen iPad



A prominent industry analyst reports that Apple is working with Taiwanese chip manufacturer TSMC to design 20nm quad-core chips for use in future iOS devices.

Quad-core Optimus G gets a launch date



The Snapdragon-powered Optimus G smartphone will reportedly be unveiled on September 19th at a joint Qualcomm-LG event in New York City. 


Overclocked Nexus 7 tablet hits 2.0 GHz

The talented devs over at XDA have managed to overclock a quad-core Google Nexus 7 tablet to a screaming 2.0 GHz using a specially coded "Elite Kernel."

Intel's 22nm Valley View Atom is a quad-core SoC



Intel's 22nm "Valley View" Atom processor is reportedly a quad-core SoC loaded with Ivy Bridge graphics.

 The next-gen chip - which could arrive by 2013 - may also offer a 4x performance boost.

Apple eyes quad-core ARM CPUs for mobile devices

Apple has embedded support for quad-core ARM CPUs in its Xcode developer tool. Such processors could one day power next-gen iPhones, iPads and even future MacBook Airs.

Microsoft showcases quad-core Windows slate

Microsoft reps recently showed off a quad-core Windows slate at TechEd 2011 in New Zealand.

Apple eyes a post-x86 future

Apple is reportedly eyeing a post-x86 future as it prepares to merge iOS and Mac OS X into a single unified platform.