News Windows 10 users warned of Clover Trail incompatibility

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by bit-tech, 18 Jul 2017.

  1. bit-tech

    bit-tech Supreme Overlord Staff Administrator

    Joined:
    12 Mar 2001
    Posts:
    917
    Likes Received:
    17
  2. Sterkenburg

    Sterkenburg To mod or not to mod...

    Joined:
    2 Oct 2005
    Posts:
    67
    Likes Received:
    1
    I'd like to hear Microsoft's justification for this one. Atom has fully supported the x86 instruction set for the last 8 years. The Atom Z2580 is a dual-core 2GHz processor, more than capable of running Windows 10 with a couple applications.
     
  3. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

    Joined:
    4 Dec 2007
    Posts:
    10,030
    Likes Received:
    559
    Did you read the part of the article where Acer is blaming buggy graphics drivers for the Atom's IGP? Because there's a part of the article where Acer is blaming buggy graphics drivers for the Atom's IGP.
     
  4. play_boy_2000

    play_boy_2000 It was funny when I was 12

    Joined:
    25 Mar 2004
    Posts:
    1,382
    Likes Received:
    34
    Wintel based tablets at the time weren't wildly successful and with the rate at which the things are dropped or just considered obsolete (with an intel atom, I would imagine this happens shortly after unboxing) , how many of them could still be out there?
     
  5. Bindibadgi

    Bindibadgi Daddy or chips?

    Joined:
    12 Mar 2001
    Posts:
    36,551
    Likes Received:
    470
    Intel graphics drivers are not that great? SAY IT AIN'T SO, GARETH!

    *shocked face*
     
  6. ch424

    ch424 Design Warrior

    Joined:
    26 May 2004
    Posts:
    3,112
    Likes Received:
    41
    Aren't they PowerVR based? I guess Imagination have bigger worries than porting 7 year old drivers to Creators Update right now :(
     
Tags: Add Tags

Share This Page