Samsung adds 500GB model to the 750 EVO SSD lineup
Published in Memory


Priced at US $149.99

Samsung has added a new 500GB model to its budget-oriented 750 EVO SSD lineup, which comes with Samsung's MGX controller and is based on 16nm TLC NAND.

TSMC to drop 16nm and 20nm pricing
Published in Processors


Helping out its contract chip makers

TSMC is thinking about dropping contract prices for its handset-IC clients to help ease the pressure of their declining ASPs and gross margins.

AMD Polaris 10 has 390/390X performance
Published in Graphics


For less than $299

AMD is about to launch two GPUs soon. One is codenmamed Polaris 10 and will replace Radeon 390 cards and the other, the Polaris 11 should replace the Radeon 370 and take on Geforce 950 performance.

Pascal P100 610mm^2 is in volume production
Published in Graphics


Today

Jen-Hsun Huang just announced Pascal P100 a new GPU based on Pascal architecture, and it is in production, shipping "soon."

Helio P20 will be Mediatek 16nm SoC
Published in Processors


Coming to customers in Q3 2016

Helio P10 phones will start shipping before the end of Q1 2016 and Mediatek is already working on its P20 – a 16nm improved version of the chip.

Radeon 2016 GPUs support HDMI 2.0a DP 1.3 and HDR
Published in Graphics


Official word

AMD held a Radeon Technology group summit last week in Sonoma California and the company shared its cunning plans.

Officially released, Kirin 950 can manage 2.53 GHz
Published in Mobiles


Cortex A72 with 16nm TSMC FinFET

Huawei, the company that is probably the hardest to pronounce in tech has officially unveiled its Kirin 950 first FinFET 16nm based processor. 

Crucial announces BX200 series SSDs
Published in Memory


Next-generation of affordable SSDs

Crucial has announced its newest BX200 SSDs that will be a direct successor of the earlier, popular and affordable BX100 series.

TSMC releases low-power 16nm FinFET
Published in Processors


More compact process

TSMC has quietly rolled out a compact, low-power version of its 16nm FinFET fabrication process.

iPhone 6S  SoC split between fabs
Published in Processors


More Samsung in Plus and TSMC in 6S

The iPhone 6S and the Plus are made up from an equal overall part of the processors from TSMC and Samsung factories.