MediaTek LTE shipments going up
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30-40m units this year

MediaTek is expected to end the year on a high note, having shipped between 30 and 40 million LTE enabled smartphone chips.

AMD reportedly lands Nintendo console deal
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Wii U didn’t work for U?

AMD has reportedly landed a deal to power Nintendo’s next generation console.

Intel investing $550m in Israel fab
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Kiryat Gat goes 10nm

Intel is investing a further $550 million in Israel, more specifically in the upgrade of its Fab 28 in Kiryat Gat.

Qualcomm testing new LTE on Snapdragon 810
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LTE Category 9 Carrier Aggregation testing on EE

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 will end up in most of high-end phones next year and along with its eight 64-bit cores it has a quite powerful modem too. The new modem supports Category 9 Carrier Aggregation and peaks speeds of 410 Mbits over three 20MHz LTE carriers.


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