Vernee Apollo has Helio X20 under the bonnet
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 16 March 2016 17:15

Vernee Apollo has Helio X20 under the bonnet


Newcomer has 5.5 inch, 6GB RAM, 128GB ROM 

A new player in China based phone market has appeared called Vernee and it has showcased a working prototype of its Vernee Apollo  5.5 inch phone powered by a Helio X20.

Helio X20 supports DTS Headphone:X
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 16 March 2016 10:45

Helio X20 supports DTS Headphone:X


Helio X25 supports it too

MediaTek has just announced that its flagship Helio X20 and Helio X25 will support the DTS's immersive Headphone:X sound technology.

PlayStation VR launches in October
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 16 March 2016 10:32

PlayStation VR launches in October


$400 beats competition

The PlayStation VR headset will launch in October 2016 for $400, €400, £350 or ¥44,980 in Japan. This means that the PlayStation 4 and the PlayStation VR would be the cheapest way to get a desktop VR experience.

MediaTek confirms Helio X25
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 15 March 2016 16:35

MediaTek confirms Helio X25


Faster iteration of Helio X20

MediaTek has told Fudzilla that the Helio X25 SoC is not only real, but that it is a "turbo" version of the Helio X20.

AMD claims VR lead at GDC 2016
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 15 March 2016 10:55

AMD claims VR lead at GDC 2016


Stock gains 7.94 percent

AMD's Radeon Technology Group had a good day yesterday. It announced a $1499, dual Fiji card, its 2017 and 2018 GPU roadmap and claimed 83 per cent of the total addressable market for dedicated VR HMDs. All this saw a 7.94 per cent jump in share value.

AMD's stonking VR market boost depends on PlayStation VR
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Not that AMD is telling anyone

AMD told the Games Developer Conference press event that it had 83 per cent of a market share in VR. The claim appeared to be legit as it quoted Jon Peddie Research, however we had some severe doubts.

Apple announces event on March 21
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 11 March 2016 10:31

Apple announces event on March 21


iPad Pro 9.7 and iPhone 5SE expected

"Let us loop you in" is the name of an Apple event that has been announced for the March 21. It is expected that we will see at least 9.7 inch iPad Pro and the 4 inch iPhone that many call iPhone 5 SE.

Android N preview available for Nexus
Published in News
Thursday, 10 March 2016 17:52

Android N preview available for Nexus


Nexus 5X, 6, 6P, 9, Player and Pixel C

It looks like split screens will make a debut with Android N and Google has surprised us all making the new beta software available. 

Valve to showcase portal-like VR game
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 08 March 2016 19:26

Valve to showcase portal-like VR game


At the Game Developers Conference next week

Valve has sent a brief notification that it plans to unveil a series of free virtual reality “experiments", called  The Lab at the upcoming Game Developers Conference, GDC16 that starts next week in San Francisco..

HTC 10 phone pictured
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 08 March 2016 19:27

HTC 10 phone pictured

Coming in the next few weeks

HTC 10 might be the final name for the phone that we used to call HTC One or HTC One M10. There were a lot of leaks about this flagship phone including many pictures and renders appearing on line.