Qualcomm has two 10nm Snapdragons
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 21 April 2016 12:11

Qualcomm has two 10nm Snapdragons


830 and 828 in 10nm FinFET

We already expected a Snapdragon 823 which would be a faster version of MSM98996, better known as Snapdragon 820. Now the recent leak indicates that there might be a 828 and 830 coming later this year using the 10nm FinFET process.

Meizu Pro 6 does well against 2015 SoCs
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 10:40

Meizu Pro 6 does well against 2015 SoCs


Helio X25 vs Exynos 7420 vs Snapdragon 652

The first benchmarks of the Meizu Pro 6 have surfaced with Gizchina testing it against the Samsung Note 5 with Exynos 7420 and the 2016 Oppo R9 Plus with the Snapdragon 652.

AMD to announce Sugon deal
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 08:29

AMD to announce Sugon deal


Joint Venture with China's HPC giant

Our sources are confident that AMD is about to announce a joint venture deal with China-based Sugon company.

SK Hynix GDDR5 8Gbit coming in 2H 2016
Published in Graphics
Friday, 15 April 2016 11:06

SK Hynix GDDR5 8Gbit coming in 2H 2016


Samsung already has mass production

Chaps from the memory manufacturers that like to talk to Fudzilla have confirmed that 8Gbit GDDR5 memory will hit volume production in the second half of 2016.

HBM 2.0 GPUs unlikely for 2016 GPUs
Published in Graphics
Friday, 15 April 2016 11:00

HBM 2.0 GPUs unlikely for 2016 GPUs


Too expensive, limited supply

Our well-placed industry sources have told us that we should not expect to see the HBM 2.0 based GPUs shipping anytime soon. Nvidia Pascal and AMD Polaris 10 / 11 will stick with GDDR5 memory for the time being.

Netflix learns how to do HDR
Published in News
Thursday, 14 April 2016 09:52

Netflix learns how to do HDR


Marco Polo gets it first

HDR stands for High Dynamic Range and is more familar to gamers than telly watchers. Now Netflix has announced that it supports this feature and first TV show to offer it is Marco Polo.

Meizu M3 has MediaTek MT6750
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 14 April 2016 09:10

Meizu M3 has MediaTek MT6750


Exclusive: Cat 6 modem and eight cores arriving in late April

Meizu has one more phone to launch and our sources have confirmed that the company plans to launch its Meizu M3 before the end of April.

100K Meizu M3 Notes sold in seven minutes
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 14 April 2016 08:49

100K Meizu M3 Notes sold in seven minutes


More arriving in few days

Meizu M3 Note is a great deal for 799 Yen (109.85 EUR or $123 USD) and the sales in China proved that. Meizu managed to sell 100,000 phones within seven minutes.

2017 Snapdragon will be 10nm
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 14 April 2016 08:31

2017 Snapdragon will be 10nm


Exclusive:
Launched by the year's end

There has been a leak about the Snapdragon 823, or a successor to Snapdragon 820, which will be more than just a faster version –  our well-placed industry sources have confirmed that Qualcomm plans to use the 10nm process on the new chip late in 2016.

Meizu Pro 6 is officially out
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 13 April 2016 13:14

Meizu Pro 6 is officially out


Three colours, 32GB and 64GB

The wait for the most significant Helio X25 design is over. The Meizu Pro 6 is out with its 5.2 inch phone, pressure sensitive screen, USB Type-C with 3.1 speeds, HiFi lite and fast charging.