Netbooks using ARM's next-generation processor architecture will be announced soon, according to a senior executive at the company.
Rob Coombs, director of mobile solutions at the U.K. processor design company, told ZDNet UK on Wednesday that Cortex-A8- and Cortex-A9-based application processors would find their way not only into smartphones--as with most ARM architecture--but also into small, low-cost subnotebooks.
"In the future, we're going to be in Netbooks," Coombs said. "Expect announcements in the next few months." … Read more