MediaTek Android Wear devices coming soon
Published in Wearables

New MT2601 SoC inside

MediaTek recently showed off a number of smartwatch designs, including models designed for the tiny MT2502 Aster process, and some Android Wear prototypes. 

ASRock VisionX mini PCs coming to Europe
Published in News

Killer specs, premium pricing

ASRock’s VisionX series of mini PCs is coming to Europe, with impressive spec sheets and relatively high prices.

LG reportedly working on high-end SoC for 2016
Published in Processors

Cortex-A72 rumoured

Samsung is already planning to use its own silicon in flagship smartphones, and if new reports out of South Korea are true, Qualcomm may be about to lose another big customer.

Autodesk Pixlr hits Windows Store
Published in Graphics

Absolutely free, absolutely wonderful

No, this is not a shameless plug for Autodesk, as the company hardly needs an introduction, especially among veterans who used Autodesk Animator and 3D Studio a quarter of a century ago. 

Sony Xperia E4 priced at €129 in Europe
Published in Mobiles

Taking on Moto vowels and consonants

Sony’s new entry-level Xperia E4 has been listed by a number of European retailers and it seems the off-contract price is a rather reasonable €129. 

Rumour: Intel to delay Skylake desktop platform
Published in Processors

Pushed back to August?

The rumour of the day is that Intel will delay the release of Skylake desktop parts and 100-series chipsets by at least two months.

LG Watch Urbane touted as luxury G Watch R
Published in Wearables

Same hardware, now in a suit and tie

The LG G Watch R is about to get a classier sibling in the form of the LG Watch Urbane.

Snapdragon 810 is cooler than 801
Published in Processors

Thermal issues filed under FUD

A new report suggests Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 is in fact cooler than its predecessor, despite rumours to the contrary.

Sony to embrace more MediaTek SoCs
Published in Mobiles

Expanding cooperation with Taiwanese companies

Sony is expected to use more MediaTek application processors in upcoming Xperia smartphones. 

Sony Xperia E4 goes cheap and big
Published in Mobiles

5-inch screen, low-end spec

Sony has refreshed the E-series with the Xperia E4, a frugal 5-inch smartphone with a value-oriented spec.