No, they simply won't be. The cores tend to run at a slower clock speed, and even middle-end desktops are coming with powerful quad-cores, along with a hefty amount of RAM and sometimes a dedicated graphics card. If you build computers yourself, smart phones don't come close to the same amount of power.
It's amazing how far they've come, but even tablets tend to be a little more powerful, and they too fall well short of computers. One could argue at the price differences, but for raw power, it's not even close.
If nvidia and other manufactures stay on course we should have pretty fast and smooth tablets in 2014 with speeds up to 75x faster than the nvidia tegra 2 chips in tablets right now.
The quad-cores out right now for mobile devices are clocked slower compared desktop quad-cores.
For tablets or mobile devices to out perform desktop and laptops the manufactures of these devices will have to put all of there time and money into mobile devices and forget about desktops and laptops for mobile devices to beat them.
Will it happen, Who knows what the focus will be years from now?
by Simba735 years ago
Should you trust a girl with two mobile phones ?I have noticed that many girls have two mobile phones which may to many seem harmless enough, but what is the point of two personnel cell phones, I not talking about one...
by ngureco4 years ago
In this day and age of mobile phones, do you still need the ugly landline phone?
by Red Riot4 years ago
Which is better OS for mobile phones and tablets, Android or the iOS..?Yes, there's Windows for Nokia and other phones and now rumors are circulating about the possibility of Firefox OS, but Android and iOS seems to be...
by soultouch4 years ago
I want to view my website on different mobile phones. How can I do that?I am developing website using HTML5. I want to test it on different hardware including mobile phones. I do not have windows and android phone. How...
by MarieLB22 months ago
Why are we directed to turn off mobile phones while on a flight; and do you comply?Unless you are dedicated to hug the earth, you will have experienced the PA order to 'switch mobile phones off or reset them to Fly...
by days leaper7 years ago
Why do people buy mobile phones if they are just going to turn them off?This was asked me by a woman who sits on a wall I pass on my way to town. She doesn't have a computer of her own, but seems thrilled to know...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.