MediaTek Labs demos Linkit ONE IoT powered winemaker
Published in Wearables


Make wine and monitor it on your smartphone 

Making wine has become a thing in many countries and Taiwan is no exception. 

MediaTek MT8173 Cortex A72 runs Android 5.1
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 11:41

MediaTek MT8173 Cortex A72 runs Android 5.1


Looks quite ready

We got to see the second version of the MediaTek MT8173, the world's first Cortex A72 tablet SoC. 

AMD R9 R380 and R390 have respun chips
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 10 June 2015 10:41

AMD R9 R380 and R390 have respun chips


Improved Hawaii and Tonga launch on the 18th

Many things are well known about the AMD Fiji XT HBM card, but we recently learned one interesting fact.

Fiji XT launch on 18th, benchmarks on the 24th
Published in Graphics


Fiji XT is water, Pro is Air

Fiji XT and Fiji PRO are two cards that AMD has in the game to fight the Geforce GTX 980 TI, Geforce GTX 980, as well as the pricey Geforce Titan X. 

MediaTek aims to ship 800+ million SoCs in 2015
Published in Mobiles


CFO and President confirms

We had a chance to meet with some key people from MediaTek, including President CJ Ching-Jiang Hsieh and the Corporate Vice President CFO and Spokesman David Ku.

AMD to bundle Star Wars Battlefront
Published in Games
Tuesday, 09 June 2015 08:37

AMD to bundle Star Wars Battlefront


One of the hottest games this holiday season

We heard that AMD got quite a sweet deal involving one of the most eagerly awaited games of 2015.

Fiji XT has water cooler
Published in Graphics
Monday, 08 June 2015 11:01

Fiji XT has water cooler


12 cm fan and dual slot render

We saw how the Fiji XT card looks. AMD shared some data and the dummy cards with its partners who wanted to examine the custom cooling. 

Qualcomm has a 64-core ARM server processor
Published in Processors


Hydra is the codename

Qualcomm has been working on a new server solution and it looks like that this roadmap will not simply use CPU cores found in Snapdragon mobile processors.

Geforce GTX 970 issue destroyed sales in February
Published in Graphics


Recovered completely in March

Wise people say that pen is mightier then the sword, and we have a practical example of the power of journalism.

MediaTek Cortex-A72 quad scores 50k+ in Antutu
Published in Processors


MT8173 runs Android 5.1

MediaTek first Cortex-A72 with two Cortex-A53 cores will perform quite nicely, at least in AnTutu.