The first smartphone featuring an Intel (INTC) Medfield Atom processor will go on sale on...

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The first smartphone featuring an Intel (INTC) Medfield Atom processor will go on sale on Monday, and will be made by India's Lava. Called the Xolo X900, the Android device will feature a 1.6GHz. Atom Z2460 chip, which has fared well in benchmarks. Other Medfield-based phones are on the way, though ARM-based (ARMH) processors (I, II, III) will maintain a dominant share of the smartphone processor market over the near-term.