New leaks from VIA’s CPU subsidiary, Centaur Technologies, are turning heads as it looks as though the company’s upcoming Isaiah II processor could seriously challenge both Intel and AMD. In a comparison against various SiSoft Sandra tests, the new VIA Isaiah II sample (running at less than 2GHz with reported support for AVX2 and 64-bit computing) was able to surpass the Intel Atom Z3770 (Bay Trail) and compared well against the AMD Jaguar (25W TDP).
VIA?s new Isaiah x86/ARM hybrid CPU outperforms Intel in benchmarks ? but will it ever come to market? | ExtremeTech