Intel Kaby Lake mobile ULV chips coming in Q2 2017
Published in Processors

Quad-core 15W ultrabooks, 18W gaming notebooks next year

A  report from the folks at shows an Intel slide detailing some updates to the company’s mobile ULV processor lineup based on the Kaby Lake third-generation 14nm processor lineup.

Microsoft releases Windows 10 build 14393.82
Published in News
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 01:45

Microsoft releases Windows 10 build 14393.82

Improves reliability of DNS servers, Windows kernel

It’s another “Patch Tuesday,” and this time Microsoft has released two new updates to Windows 10 Anniversary Update (build 1607) that now bring the operating system to Windows 10 build 14393.82, accompanied by a notable list of important patches and security fixes.

Sony to introduce two new PS4 consoles next month
Published in Games

"PS4 Slim" refresh along with 4K PlayStation Neo

Over the weekend, new images emerged of a second PlayStation 4 console that Sony is expected to release next month alongside its anticipated mid-generation hardware refresh known collectively as the “PlayStation Neo” or 4K-capable PlayStation 4.

Android 7.0 to be released next week
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 19 August 2016 23:59

Android 7.0 to be released next week

Coming first to Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P

Google is set to officially release its forthcoming Android 7.0 mobile operating system for its flagship Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P devices early next week, according to a report from 9to5Google.

Intel Kaby Lake mainstream CPU lineup revealed
Published in Processors

All quad-core parts with increased clockspeeds

Chinese tech website Coolaler posted an extensive list of Intel’s upcoming Kaby Lake desktop processors based on Socket LGA 1151 yesterday.

MSI talks of 10  gaming notebooks
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Friday, 19 August 2016 02:32

MSI talks of 10 gaming notebooks

GS63VR Stealth Pro is lighter than Razer Blade at 3.96lbs

Following Nvidia’s launch of Geforce 10-series GPUs for gaming notebooks and facing competition from other manufacturers, MSI has just announced ten new 14-inch to 18-inch gaming notebooks featured under four product lineups – GT, GS, GE and GP. This is getting confusing, so bear with us.

TSMC secures chip orders for Apple's A11 SoC family
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10nm chips for iPhone lineup in 2017

On Monday, industry sources within Apple’s supply chain confirmed that TSMC has secured orders to produce the company’s Apple’s “A11” family of chips for the eleventh-generation iPhone launch expected sometime in about a year from now, around the fall of 2017.

Apple may be planning 10.5-inch iPad Pro in 2017
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New middle option between 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch models

Over the weekend, highly reputable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo released a new research report claiming that the company may be planning to release a “middle-sized” 10.5-inch iPad Pro sometime in 2017 to accompany the existing 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch models.

Nvidia Geforce 10 series gaming notebooks now available
Published in Notebooks

Notebook GTX 1070 gets an upgrade from 1920 to 2048 cores

On Monday, ASUS, MSI, Gigabyte Sager and other industry players partnered with system integrator Xotic PC to announce a new lineup of 60 gaming notebooks built using Nvidia’s Geforce 10-Series Pascal GPU lineup – more specifically, Geforce GTX 1080, GTX 1070 and GTX 1060 GPUs.

Toshiba reports profit for first time in six quarters
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Recovering balance sheet remains under threat

Last Friday, Toshiba Corporation said that an extensive company restructuring effort over the past year has allowed it to produce a profit of $197 million (¥20.1 billion) for the first time in six consecutive quarters.