Report: Intel Gained Just 0.2% Of Smartphone Chip Market In 1H As Qualcomm Milked LTE Lead

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http://techcrunch.com – Intel looks as if it’s finally getting its act together in the smartphone market. The chipmaker can now point to six phones that have launched this year with its Atom x86 Medfield chips inside, including — most recently — a partnership with Google-owned Motorola for a European handset, the Razr i. Other Intel-chipped devices are either carrier-branded and/or destined for European or Asian markets. The U.S. has yet to see an Intel-powered phone launch — and a likely explanation is because its current smartphone chips don’t support LTE/4G. Intel says it will be int (IT news)