I personally don't care if a chip is mentioned as having 8, 10, or 20 but in reality it is lower. If it works and makes a phone work great then I'm all for it. TheVerge " However, the spokesperson added that company is using Qualcomm Krait CPU cores and Adreno GPU cores in the design. It's possible that the much-rumored Moto X will use this X8 SoC, but we'll need to wait to know for sure. Motorola declined to comment when asked who is manufacturing the chips."