iPhone 6S Plus outperforms Galaxy S7 Edge in app test
Published in Mobiles


But Snapdragon 820 is still faster than A9 overall

Earlier this week, a hands-on performance comparison between Apple’s crown jewel of 2015, the iPhone 6S Plus, and Samsung’s crown jewel of 2016, the Galaxy S7 Edge, was uploaded to YouTube where real-world performance was tested side-by-side to see how fast each phone runs a sequence of various apps.

Qualcomm to dominate high-end mobile chips
Published in Processors


Snapdragon 820 is a winner with the vendors

If you buy a high-end android phone it will almost certainly have a Snapdragon 820 under the bonnet.

Snapdragon 820 wins in AnTuTu test
Published in Processors


Vicar in a TuTu

AnTuTu benchmark  has just released the top 10 rankings for the  smartphone chips of 2016 and revealed that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 is the boss.

Samsung start shipping 15.36TB SSD for enterprise market
Published in Memory


2.5-inch form-factor and 12Gbps SAS interface

Samsung has now officially announced and started to ship its new Samsung PM1633a line of solid state drives for Enterprise Storage Systems, which includes the highest capacity SSD ever made by Samsung, the 15.35TB PM1366a model.

Samsung unveils new CF591 and CF390 curved monitors
Published in News


Brings AMD Freesync support over HDMI

Samsung has unveiled three new curved monitors that will have a 1800R curve radius and support for AMD Freesync over HDMI, the 27-inch CF591 and the CF390, which will be available in both 23.5-inch and 27-inch sizes.

Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro details released
Published in Mobiles


Snapdragon 652, 4GB RAM, 6 inch

Samsung has announced its Samsung Galaxy A9 a 6 inch phone but it looks like company is about to launch a Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro.

China wants a slice of flexible AMOLED panel market
Published in News


Competition hotting up

While Samsung and LG Display are into volume production of flexible AMOLED panels it looks like they could be facing competition from China-based panel makers.

SK Hynix expanding memory making
Published in Memory


Building a new chip plant by 2025

SK Hynix is building a new memory chip plant by 2025, joining an investment race driven by growing demand for semiconductors.

Galaxy A9 Pro spec leaked
Published in Mobiles

 

Big but not a flagship spec

A leaked benchmark shows that the Galaxy A9 Pro might be the largest phablet to be launched this year, it's will have a mid-range specs.

Appeals Court backs Samsung in appeal against Apple
Published in News


Apple did not invent slide to unlock

A US appeals court overturned a $120 million jury verdict against Samsung saying that the company did not infringe Apple's "quick links" patent, and that patents for the iPhone's slide-to-unlock and auto-correct features were invalid.