Chip Shot: ASUS ZenFone 2 Powered by Intel Comes to North America

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Today, ASUS announced that the ZenFone 2 will be available on May 19, 2015 in North America. This is the first smartphone powered by an Intel® Atom™ processor (Moorefield) paired with the Intel® XMM™ 7260 LTE Advanced modem in North America. The Intel Atom processor and Intel XMM 7260 LTE Advanced modem allows for fast speeds and advanced graphics for a great music and video streaming experience, as well as live multiplayer gaming on the Zenfone 2. The phone will start at $199 USD, and will be available at Amazon.com, Groupon.com and NewEgg.com in the U.S., and NCIX.com, Canada Computer and Memory Express in Canada.