HDR—or High Dynamic Range—enhances imagery in PC games by boosting the most important factors as perceived by the human eye: color, brightness, and contrast.
With 96-layer 3D TLC NAND
Toshiba has announced its new XG6 series client NVMe SSD series, which is the first to use the new 96-layer 3D BiCS NAND.
Slimmer chip for slimmer smartphones
While it has only recently announced 8Gb LPDDR5 DRAM prototypes, the company is not giving up on LPDDR4X memory as it has just announced mass production of the industry's first 2nd generation 10nm-class LPDDR4X DRAM that will bring slimmer chips and lower power consumption while maintaining the same data rate.
Reports revenue of US $1.76 billion, up by 53 percent Y/Y
AMD has announced its financial report for the second quarter or 2018, and it appears that the company did well, reporting revenues of $1.76 billion, up by 53 percent compared to the same quarter last year.
Trade Wars strike again
Semiconductor firm Qualcomm indicated that it would drop its bid to buy Philips subsidiary NXP – looking like it is suffering from collateral damage because of the China-USA trade wars.
Starting at €420 in Europe
Xiaomi's Pocophone lineup has been rumored earlier and it appears that the Pocophone F1 could be the most affordable smartphone with Qualcomm's flagship Snapdragon 845 SoC, rumored to be priced at €420 for the 6GB/64GB and €460 for the 6GB/128GB version.
Smaller and more affordable Mi A2 Lite in tow
Just as rumored earlier, Xiaomi has now unveiled its successor to the Mi A1 Android One smartphone, the aluminum unibody 5.99-inch Mi A2, which comes with some rather impressive specifications and a very affordable price. It also announced an even more affordable but less capable Mi A2 Lite version, which could be interesting to some buyers as well.
I'm just sitting watching flowers in the rain
The Android operating system is set to be phased out over the next couple of years.
With four Cortex-A73 and four Cortex-A53 cores
Huawei has now officially announced its newest 12nm Kirin 710 SoC, which will bring a decent single- and multi-core performance boost, GPU boost and more.
Helio P60 SoC and 5.86-inch HD+ screen
HMD Global has announced its latest Nokia mid-range smartphone, the Nokia X5, which is also known as the Nokia 5.1 Plus. Available only in China, at least for now, it comes with rather impressive specifications for a mid-range smartphone.