Chipmakers are skipping Cortex-A57, what are the implications?
Published in Processors

Analysis: Stuck with Cortex-A53, next stop Cortex-A72

The 64-bit Cortex-A57 core is ARM’s latest and greatest CPU design, but very few chipmakers are actually building products based on this flagship core. In fact, many are skipping it altogether, so what’s going on here? 

MediaTek's octa-core MT6795 SoC spotted in GeekBench
Published in Processors

Neck and neck with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810

While Qualcomm's 20nm Snapdragon 810 SoC might be the star of upcoming flagship smartphones, it appears that MediaTek has its own horse for the race, the octa-core MT6795.

Galaxy 6 Exynos 7420 is 14nm SoC
Published in Mobiles

Beats Intel and Apple 

Fudzilla has found out that the Samsung Galaxy S6 will be one of the first devices to boast a non-Intel chip build around a 14nm process.

A57, A53 and A12 parts on the way