Galaxy Tab Won't Get Honeycomb: Report
Posted on: 01/05/2011 12:21 PM

PC World reports that Google's tablet-optimized operating system will reportedly require a dual-core Cortex A9 processor to run properly, which the Tab lacks.

Galaxy Tab Won't Get Honeycomb: Report


Single-core Android tablets like Samsung's Galaxy Tab won't meet the minimum requirements for Honeycomb, Google's tablet-optimized operating system version, according to a manufacturer.

Bobby Cha, managing director of Korean consumer electronics firm Enspert, told PCMag that Honeycomb will require a dual-core Cortex A9 processor to run properly. So far, the only chipset to include this processor is Nvidia's Tegra 2, due to appear in many Android tablets at the Consumer Electronics Show this week.



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