iPhone 6S has A9 from TSMC or Samsung
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 29 September 2015 09:07

iPhone 6S has A9 from TSMC or Samsung


16nm FinFET or 14nm Samsung

There has been a lot of talk whether the Apple's A9 SoC comes from Samsung or TSMC and it turns out that Apple uses both.

iPhone 6S A9 processor gets to 1.8GHz
Published in Processors
Friday, 18 September 2015 10:17

iPhone 6S A9 processor gets to 1.8GHz


 China's regulatory agency says so, so it must be true

Last year's iPhone was shipping with 20nm Apple A8 processor clocked at two times 1.4GHz and now it seems that the A9 works at two times 1.8 GHz. 

Snapdragon 820 Kryo clocks up to 2.2GHz
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 15:56

Snapdragon 820 Kryo clocks up to 2.2GHz


Twice the performance and power efficiency of Snapdragon 810

Qualcomm has just revealed the clock speed and manufacturing process for its Kryo core. Snapdragon 820 is a 14nm FinFET based quad-core with up to 2.2GHz core clock. 

Intel Skylake launched at IFA 2015
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 12:05

Intel Skylake launched at IFA 2015


The sixth generation Core for notebooks

Intel has kicked off its press event at IFA 2015 in Berlin and  has just announced the sixth generation Core technology that know as Skylake. 

Minix Z series with Pentium 3700 pictured
Published in News
Friday, 28 August 2015 22:22

Minix Z series with Pentium 3700 pictured


Fanless Baswell with 256GB SSD

Our friends at Minix have shared a big update to their product line with us and showed us a few pictures of Minix Z series mini PC based Intel Braswell SoC. 

iPhone 6S will have a September 9 birth
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 28 August 2015 10:35

iPhone 6S will have a September 9 birth


Hi Siri give us a hint

Apple has announced that it is going to announce something big. 

Samsung making HBM 2 memory in 2016
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 12:23

Samsung making HBM 2 memory in 2016

 
The future of graphics

High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) will define the future of graphics and it looks like Samsung will be ready to release products using the technology soon.

New "14nm" GPU  rumours
Published in Graphics
Friday, 21 August 2015 13:48

New "14nm" GPU rumours


Both Nvidia and AMD getting ready

AMD and Nvidia both appear to be certain to get their "14 nm" out next year.

Exclusive details on AMD's Zen
Published in Processors
Thursday, 13 August 2015 09:11

Exclusive details on AMD's Zen


No more shared FPU per two cores

Our well informed industry sources have shared a few more details about the AMD's 2016 Zen cores and not it appears that the architecture won't use the shared FPU like Bulldozer. 

Snapdragon 820 has 14nm custom core
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 07 August 2015 08:41

Snapdragon 820 has 14nm custom core


Shipping in devices in early 2016

Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 820 will have a 14nm custom core and break with tradition and come out early next year.