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Android L reports, accelerating the race to smartphones 64bit

 Mainstream availability expected by the end of 2015 


Android L reports, accelerating the race to smartphones 64bit

Android device manufacturers may have scoffed at the idea of ​​a smartphone 64-bit when Apple introduced the iPhone 5S last year, but those same hardware manufacturers are apparently tripping over themselves to catch up now.

Hit-or-miss DigiTimes has L word next operating system Google Android seems that the timetable for the adoption of 64-bit capable hardware to maximize the operating system moves.

According to anonymous industry sources, the 64-bit CPU could become "technology mainstream" to Android smartphones in late 2015 as manufacturers have stepped up their efforts to adopt the fastest architecture.

Lenovo, K-Touch, Huawei, HTC Vivo and have all reportedly signed 64 bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 610, 614 and / or 410 processors, designed with rapid migration to Android L in mind.

On your marks 


64-bit processors from rival MediaTek and Samsung have already started to make their way into the supply chain, with the architecture of MediaTek reportedly in the hands of "mobile vendors based in China."
Samsung apparently plans to maintain its own 64-bit technology closer to home with smart phones in the house for the remainder of 2014, presumably expand availability to other clients next year.
Huawei Technologies Subsidiary Hisilicon also seems to have a roadmap designed to 64 bits, but sources claim these processors will not appear until the first half of 2015 at the earliest.
Google has not yet confirmed its official release (or even a final name) for Android L. However, L rumor Android could release as early as next month, and the mobile rage building about 64 bits, which probably won 't have to wait long for the next generation operating system.