MediaTek says Helio X10 for USA
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 09 September 2015 09:07

MediaTek says Helio X10 for USA


Blu 6inch Phablet is lauched unlocked for $349

After doing so well in China for a while, MediaTek has announced its first US phone based on its flagship Helio X10 processor.

12.9 inch iPad Pro unveiled tomorrow
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 12:56

12.9 inch iPad Pro unveiled tomorrow


Side-by-side apps, A9X monster 14nm CPU

Apple has a busy day tomorrow. Apart from the iPhone 6S with iPhone 6S Plus, new Apple TV and Apple watch bands, the company plans to unveil the biggest yet, 12.9 inch iPad PRO. 

Xiaomi sells 1.5 million €108 Redmi 2 phones
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 11:53

Xiaomi sells 1.5 million €108 Redmi 2 phones


Three weeks after launch

Xiaomi has just announced that it managed to sell 1.5 million Redmi 2 phones in a bit more than three weeks. 

Sony CEO says company to invest €1.5B in sensor business
Published in Mobiles


Five times more than last year  

Sony CEO spoke about the company's super successful digital sensor business and he mentioned that most of the images you see today on social networks and broader use Sony image sensors. Yes iPhone 6 uses one too. 

Sony CEO talks extended HDR TV
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 04 September 2015 17:07

Sony CEO talks extended HDR TV


Sensor and camera business is huge 

Sony CEO was giving an update on his company at IFA 2015 trade show and he touched on eXtended Dynamic range, Sony cameras and his highly successful sensor business. 

New Moto 360 still missing piece of screen
Published in Wearables
Friday, 04 September 2015 13:36

New Moto 360 still missing piece of screen


But Motorola wants $349 to $399 

The first Moto 360 watch was a really desirable design. It was the first round Android Wear but it came with quite a few flaws. The new Moto 360 2015 is still missing a piece of screen but at least it has a better Snadragon 400 SoC powering it. 

Nexus 5 arrives September 29
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 04 September 2015 12:44

Nexus 5 arrives September 29


Comes with Snapdragon 808  and Android 6.0

LG's Nexus 5 will be in the shops on September 29 to celebrate the birthday of Android M (Marshmallow). 

Samsung announces Gamefly streaming
Published in Games
Thursday, 03 September 2015 12:02

Samsung announces Gamefly streaming


Nvidia Grid like service for Samsung TV

Samsung has just announced its subscription-based Gamefly streaming service for its TV which has a striking similarity to the Nvidia Grid. 

Sony Xperia Z5 brings 4K screen to phone
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 03 September 2015 11:34

Sony Xperia Z5 brings 4K screen to phone


Three phones powered by Snapdragon 810

Sony has announced its Xperia Z5 family that has three phones, from compact to premium. They all have a Snapdragon 810 and some impressive screen choices. 

Titan cost $2000 claims Intel exec
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 03 September 2015 11:06

Titan cost $2000 claims Intel exec


"Fact" used to prove Skylake does H.265 faster

In a desperate bid to demonstrate how good the H.265 decode is on Skylake, Intel was a little creative about its facts.