AMD Fiji HBM limited to 4GB stacked memory
Published in Graphics


Cannot fit more on 2.5D interposer

In early January we heard a thing or two about an AMD card codenamed Fiji, the one that comes with High Bandwidth Memory (HBM). 

Qualcomm reportedly tweaks Snapdragon 810
Published in Processors


Overheating issue resolved, or so they say

Qualcomm and TSMC have reportedly worked out overheating issues on the Snapdragon 810. 

Shield Tablet with Tegra X1 coming soon
Published in Mobiles


By the end of March
 

It doesn’t come as a surprise that Nvidia is working on a new iteration of the Shield tablet. 

TMSC eying Apple for 16nm chips
Published in Mobiles


Apple A9 or A10 we wonder

It looks like 2015 iPhones will be getting 14nm SoC chips manufactured by Samsung and GlobalFoundries.



First designs tape out in late 2015



Late Q2 or early Q3

Mobile still going strong



64-bit ARM of course



Qualcomm and AMD included



16nm FinFET big.LITTLE design