Nvidia automotive won't revive modems
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 03 October 2016 11:19

Nvidia automotive won't revive modems


It will leave connectivity to others

Jensen sparked our imagination by mentioning that a self-driving car will have a SoC or a small computer inside a car that will essentially talk with the cloud, and share the information with the system.

iPhone 7s in Dutch Apple store are all Intel machines
Published in Mobiles


7 Plus too

Fudzilla went to the GPU Technology conference in Amsterdam and our travels took us to the Apple shop in The Hague. Of course we wanted to take a look at the latest non 3.5 inch iPhone 7 phones, and imagine our surprise to learn that all of them were based on Intel stuff.

Nvidia has shipped a few DXG 1 systems
Published in Graphics
Monday, 03 October 2016 10:55

Nvidia has shipped a few DXG 1 systems


At least five are deployed in Europe

We've had confirmation that at least five super expensive, 170 TeraFlops servers with eight P100 cards, each having a 16GB HBM 2, two Xeon processors, 512 GB RAM memory have been reaching its customers.

Scan in UK offers to lease you a DGX 1 server
Published in Graphics


Rent deep learning

Scan in the UK plans to offer the Nvidia DGX-1 deep learning super computer to buy or even to rent. This is  a unique approach as many deep learning startups will get the chance to try the system before they buy it. And  there are many universities which would love to get their hands on 170 teraFlops of deep learning performance.

Vega 10 with HBM2 will launch this year
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 29 September 2016 14:41

Vega 10 with HBM2 will launch this year


For professional market

Our well-informed sources have confirmed that Vega 10, AMD’s first HBM 2 card will by announced before the end of this year, at least for the professional market.

Nvidia announces project Xavier
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 28 September 2016 12:38

Nvidia announces project Xavier


Ai Supercomputer with SoC 7 B transistors

Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang has just announced a 2017 processor s codenamed Xavier to succeed Parker.

AMDs 7nm APU is Gray Hawk
Published in Processors
Friday, 23 September 2016 09:49

AMDs 7nm APU is Gray Hawk


Four cores with eight threads

A few of you might remember that we exclusively posted the news that AMD is working on a 7nm CPU codenamed Starship. The 7nm APU is codenamed Gray Hawk and it aims to attain lower TDPs.

Navi is 7nm and will appear late 2018 early 2019
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 22 September 2016 12:42

Navi is 7nm and will appear late 2018 early 2019


Next, next generation

Vega 10 will evolve to Vega 20 in 2017 and 2018 and this will be AMD’s next big thing.  It is codenamed Navi and will be a 7nm FinFET GlobalFoundries product that should surface in late 2018 or early 2019.

Vega 20 GPU arrives late 2017
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 22 September 2016 12:29

Vega 20 GPU arrives late 2017


Replaces Vega 10, 32GB HBM 2

Vega 10 is Radeon Technology Group’s first HBM 2 part and should launch in early 2017. AMD – RTG is also planning a successor called Vega 20 that might launch later in the year.

Xiaomi Mi 5s arrives 27 September
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 09:20

Xiaomi Mi 5s arrives 27 September


Xiaomi Note 2 Pro with Snapdragon 821

Xiaomi will launch two new phones on 27 September and both will have the snappiest Snapdragon 821 SoC.