Eight Cortex-A53 and CDMA for China
MediaTek is definitely shaping up to become a serious competitor in the smartphone SoC market. The company started the octa-core thing last year, with a frugal Cortex-A7 chip and in 2015 most players are following with big.LITTLE chips.
100 MHz faster, Computex-ish launch
We have reported that Kaveri gets a desktop refresh but apparently due to ambient noise at the noisy CES, we didn’t catch the right name.
One card to replace them all
The western hemisphere faces with a constant first-world problem of having too many plastic cards.
Snapdragon 810 scores well
Geekbench 3 is one of the most popular phone system benchmarks and the chaps from Phonearena got their hands of the latest score from the upcoming HTC 0PJA10 phone.
Lollipop rolls out in January for EU phones
We were lucky to find out that unlocked HTC One phones across Europe are receiving the Lollipop update as of this morning.
3.5GB fast and 0.5 GB slower one on 4GB card
Anadtech has managed to prove that Nvidia has less L2 Cache and less ROPs in Geforce GTX 970 than advertised.
Better scores in Basemark OS II
We have spotted that the next generation Apple iOS, with the inovative title iOS 9, has made a sudden appearance.
Movies on VR glasses
Last year Facebook snapped up Oculus, the maker of the only Virtual Reality glasses that sort of work.
Shipping now, €99
Intel has been working on its own Atom-based Compute Stick that is scheduled to launch in mid-2015 at $149.
Call of Duty Advanced Warfare runs on Intel HD 5000
We spent most of the day tinkering with the Windows 10 preview release, Build 9926, which is the latest build that brings a few new things, including the Cortana voice assistant and DirectX 12.