Starting in the third quarter
SK hynix will begin mass production of its 4GB and 8GB HBM2 stacks in the third quarter.
But Snapdragon 820 is still faster than A9 overall
Earlier this week, a hands-on performance comparison between Apple’s crown jewel of 2015, the iPhone 6S Plus, and Samsung’s crown jewel of 2016, the Galaxy S7 Edge, was uploaded to YouTube where real-world performance was tested side-by-side to see how fast each phone runs a sequence of various apps.
Snapdragon 820 is a winner with the vendors
If you buy a high-end android phone it will almost certainly have a Snapdragon 820 under the bonnet.
Vicar in a TuTu
AnTuTu benchmark has just released the top 10 rankings for the smartphone chips of 2016 and revealed that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 is the boss.
2.5-inch form-factor and 12Gbps SAS interface
Samsung has now officially announced and started to ship its new Samsung PM1633a line of solid state drives for Enterprise Storage Systems, which includes the highest capacity SSD ever made by Samsung, the 15.35TB PM1366a model.
Brings AMD Freesync support over HDMI
Samsung has unveiled three new curved monitors that will have a 1800R curve radius and support for AMD Freesync over HDMI, the 27-inch CF591 and the CF390, which will be available in both 23.5-inch and 27-inch sizes.
Snapdragon 652, 4GB RAM, 6 inch
Samsung has announced its Samsung Galaxy A9 a 6 inch phone but it looks like company is about to launch a Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro.
Competition hotting up
While Samsung and LG Display are into volume production of flexible AMOLED panels it looks like they could be facing competition from China-based panel makers.
Building a new chip plant by 2025
SK Hynix is building a new memory chip plant by 2025, joining an investment race driven by growing demand for semiconductors.