Samsung launches new fitness SoC
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 29 December 2015 17:15

Samsung launches new fitness SoC


Heading for devices in 1H 2016

Samsung is starting a big year. The company wants to dominate the Android market with its Samsung Galaxy S7 and 67 other phones from its portfolio and wants to challenge Qualcomm and MediaTek in the wearable market.

MediaTek sees growth in emerging markets
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 29 December 2015 10:09

MediaTek sees growth in emerging markets


4G was big in China

MediaTek captured an impressive 4G market share especially in China. According to MediaTek's CJ Hsieh, the company’s presidentphone market will continue to grow in 2016 especially in emerging markets. 

Qualcomm scores some Galaxy S7 designs
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 23 November 2015 10:35

Qualcomm scores some Galaxy S7 designs


Exclusive: Just not all of them

Our well informed sources have informed us that Qualcomm will win some SoC design wins for Samsung Galaxy S7 – just not all of them.

Zotac announces new ZBOX mini PCs based on Braswell SoC
Published in News


The ZBOX BI323 and ZBOX CI323 nano

Zotac has announced two new ZBOX mini-PCs, both based on the same 14nm Intel Braswell Celeron N3150 SoC, the ZBOX BI323 and the ZBOX CI323 nano.

Can SoC save AMD's bacon
Published in Processors
Thursday, 22 October 2015 10:45

Can SoC save AMD's bacon

AMD Embedded R-Series details 

The troubled chipmaker AMD thinks it is onto a winner with its new AMD Embedded R-Series SOC processors.

Qualcomm VP talks server strategy with Fudzilla
Published in Processors


Interview: Plans are very competative to Intel

Fudzilla had a chat with Vice President Product Management at Qualcomm Vinay Ravuri  and discovered how he is taking on Intel in his home turf of the server. 

AMD upgrades discrete graphics for embedded systems
Published in Processors


Three levels of performance

AMD has announced a new range of discrete graphics for embedded systems raning from "power efficient" to "high performance" and "ultra-high performance."

Google unveils new premium Pixel C tablet
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 29 September 2015 23:56

Google unveils new premium Pixel C tablet


10.2-inch tablet powered by Nvidia Tegra X1 SoC

During its press event, Google has unveiled its new premium tablet, the 10.2-inch Pixel C powered by Nvidia Tegra X1 SoC and running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS.

Amazon Fire 7 inch runs MediaTek MT8127 D
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 21 September 2015 10:51

Amazon Fire 7 inch runs MediaTek MT8127 D


1.3 GHz Quad A7 in $49 Tablet

The latest Amazon Fire tablet and console update is powered by various MediaTek chips and the 7invh $49 / 59 Euro peaked our interest the most. 

Microsoft interested in acquiring AMD
Published in Graphics
Friday, 11 September 2015 08:28

Microsoft interested in acquiring AMD


Exclusive: Talks taking place

Our industry sources claim that Microsoft is seriously talking to AMD about buying the chipmaker. The pair have been in talks for a while, but we are unsure if the deal is happening or when something will be announced.