Four ways NVIDIA G-SYNC HDR Improves your PC gaming experience
Published in Gaming

G-Sync HDR 

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.

Toshiba announces new XG6 series NVMe SSDs
Published in PC Hardware

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.

Samsung announces mass production of 2nd gen 16Gb LPDDR4X
Published in PC Hardware

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.

AMD announces its Q2 2018 financial results
Published in News

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.

Qualcomm abandons NXP deal
Published in News

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.

Xiaomi Pocophone F1 could be the most affordable SD845 smartphone
Published in Mobiles

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.

Xiaomi unveils its new Mi A2 Android One smartphone
Published in Mobiles

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.

Fuschia to overthrow Android
Published in News

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.

Huawei officially announces 12nm Kirin 710 SoC
Published in Mobiles

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.

Nokia X5 gets officially announced in China
Published in Mobiles

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.