Apple’s A10 Fusion chip’s GPU is just tweaked old tech
Published in Processors


Tweaked to fool the benchmarks

While the Tame Apple Press has been praising the GPU performance innovations of the iPhone 7’s new A10 Fusion chip, they might have been fooling themselves.

Apple A10's 16nm FinFET is a surprise
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 06 October 2016 13:18

Apple A10's 16nm FinFET is a surprise


As Snapdragon 830 is 10nm

We are quite surprised that few people concentrated on one of the major downsides of the Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus – its clunky quad core A10 Chip. Far from being cutting edge, Apple is using 16nm and not the 10nm manufacturing process as many expected. Most of its competitors will soon announce their 10nm SoC.

New iPhones come with A10 SoC
Published in Processors
Thursday, 08 September 2016 00:07

New iPhones come with A10 SoC


A quad-core chip

While it did not reveal a lot of precise information, we now know that Apple's  iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will come with a fancy new quad-core A10 Fusion SoC.

iPhone 7 mock ups caught on video
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 08 August 2016 10:10

iPhone 7 mock ups caught on video


No 3.5-mm audio

We are roughly just a month away from the iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus launch. The iPhone 6SE seems like a more appropriate name since we don’t expect any big upgrade from these phones,  but then again, maybe we'll be surprised. 

TMSC eying Apple for 16nm chips
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 04 February 2015 09:26

TMSC eying Apple for 16nm chips


Apple A9 or A10 we wonder

It looks like 2015 iPhones will be getting 14nm SoC chips manufactured by Samsung and GlobalFoundries.

Tuesday, 11 December 2012 13:43

AMD A10-5800K reviewed

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Review: It’s all about value

Wednesday, 04 April 2012 09:19

AMD Virgo Trinity cores in production



A10 and A8 shipping in Q2

Wednesday, 07 March 2012 11:23

Top Trinity is A10 5800K at 3.8GHz



Comes in early Q2