AMD's Chinese server deal could be x86
Published in Processors
Thursday, 28 April 2016 15:43

AMD's Chinese server deal could be x86


Lisa Su, AMD's CEO confirms

Ever since AMD announced a Chinesejoint joint server venture, people have been asking around to get a bit more details. Now AMD's CEO has confirmed the technology involved is both x86 and ARM.

Helio X30 AnTuTu performance revealed
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 28 April 2016 11:53

Helio X30 AnTuTu performance revealed


160,000 in AnTuTu

Analyst Pan Jiutang has posted a few details about the upcoming Helio X30 successor of Helio X25 chipset. He said this is another deca-core with a Cortex-A35 made using the 10nm process and scoring 160,000 in the AnTuTu benchmarks.

HTC announces $100 million VR accelerator
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 27 April 2016 12:38

HTC announces $100 million VR accelerator


To help VR in its infancy growth

HTC surprised many with its announcement to secure the 100 million fond for the Vive X VR accelerator program. The webpage went live as we speak.

AMD CEO believes VR is a long term investments
Published in Graphics


Money in quarters and years to come

AMD's CEO was quite direct when she was asked about the VR strategy and VR market. Lisa said that this is a strategic area.

Radeon PRO Duo $1,500 Graphics card is out
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 27 April 2016 09:07

Radeon PRO Duo $1,500 Graphics card is out


Significantly faster than the Geforce Titan

We reported the existence of Dual Fury graphics card with 8GB memory (2x4GB) more than a year ago, and today the time has come to officially release the card. The surprise is that the card uses both Professiona and gaming drivers.

Meizu M3 launched starting at $92
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 25 April 2016 13:07

Meizu M3 launched starting at $92


Has Cat 6. LTE, eight core A53-based MT6750 SoC

Fudzilla was tipped off that the Meizu M3, the smallest and most affordable phone from Meizu, was getting an update in late April. Now we have heard that the phone has just been  announced in China.

Zen to sample in Q2 to key customers
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 April 2016 12:30

Zen to sample in Q2 to key customers


Confirmation from AMD CEO

Some good news from AMD – according to the CEO of AMD Lisa Su key customers are getting sample's of the company's Zen x86-based chips in Q2 2016.

AMD stock jumps 52 percent on hope
Published in Processors
Monday, 25 April 2016 12:17

AMD stock jumps 52 percent on hope


Hoping that Chinese licensing will make money and VR will perform 

Fudzilla was the first to report that AMD is working with several Chinese partners on a server deal and the recent announcement of its partnership with THATIC was one of the main reasons for a spike in sales.

UMi Touch 2 comes with Helio X25
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 25 April 2016 09:01

UMi Touch 2 comes with Helio X25


Helio X25 not just for Meizu

UMi is one of the strongest performing Chinese brands which becamse popular because of its sub $200 phones. Recently the outfit announced its UMi Touch phone powered with MTK6753 octa core and now it seems that its successor, UMi Touch 2 is a Helio X25 phone.

AMD 2016 roadmap skips HBM 2.0
Published in Graphics
Friday, 22 April 2016 10:45

AMD 2016 roadmap skips HBM 2.0


Vega comes in 2017

This might be one of these we told you so articles, but our well-placed sources have indicated for a long time that HBM 2.0 might not be as easy and broad