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The ZMM 7160 processor lets phones and tablets connect to 4G LTE networks in North America, Asia, and Europe.
Under the direction of a new CEO, Intel seems to be dumping its nascent set-top box business onto Verizon -- which is probably a better fit, anyway.
Perlmutter was seen by analysts as an odd man out after some of his duties were distributed in the midst of multiple management shakeups over the last two years.
Remarks attributed to Intel's chief executive officer say that Intel's next-generation processor will launch in the second half of 2014.
The new 13.3-inch Ultrabook features a 3200-by-1800-pixel display; it ships in November.
Acer has produced 8-inch tablets before, but this is the first to run the Windows 8.1 operating system.
The smaller sibling to Lenovo's 10-inch Miix tablet will ship with Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013.
Intel ran into some problems with the 14-nanometer process used to manufacture the chips and will have to fix them before it can resume production, CEO Brian Krzanich said Tuesday.
The first Bay Trail tablets that have already been announced run on Windows 8.1 and start at $299. New tablets running Android will be in stores by Thanksgiving weekend, said Intel's CEO.