Qualcomm announces 1 Gbps X16 modem
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 11 February 2016 13:36

Qualcomm announces 1 Gbps X16 modem


14nm, available in 2H 2016

Qualcomm has finally launched what it thinks will be the next milestone in the LTE modem speed – a Gigabit Class LTE Chipset with download speeds of up to 1 Gbps.

LG G5 with touch cover benchmarked
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 11 February 2016 12:17

LG G5 with touch cover benchmarked


Good scores

The LG G5 is shipping with a Snapdragon 820 CPU and an "always on" feature that will give you a glimpse into the most important information.Now its benchmark scores have been leaked and it is looking rather good.

Vevo updates Android and Apple TV applications
Published in News
Thursday, 11 February 2016 09:30

Vevo updates Android and Apple TV applications


Instagram-like user interface for everyone

Following the release of an updated iOS application, Vevo has just released a native tvOS Apple TV and Android TV application packed with similar features.

Android Wear getting battery boost
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 11 February 2016 08:58

Android Wear getting battery boost


Android 6.0 gets Doze power

Android Wear watches have a rather modest battery life of one to two days. The upcoming Android Wear 6.0 might change that, as it includes Doze power management.

Galaxy S7 Edge to have 3600 mAh battery
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 10 February 2016 08:57

Galaxy S7 Edge to have 3600 mAh battery


Getting you through the day

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge will launch in just 11 days from now, a day before the Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona and it is starting to look like the Galaxy S7 Edge will have a 3600 mAh battery.

ELEPHONE M3 is first $199 Helio P10
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 09 February 2016 16:09

ELEPHONE M3 is first $199 Helio P10


Pictured, 3GB, touch ID, 5.5 FHD display

MediaTek is shipping both mainstream /performance Helio P10s and Helio X20 higher-end SoCs. The phone manufacturers are finishing up the phones and some designs including ELEPHONE M3 will get this cool chip for $199. 

MEIZU PRO 5 MINI gets Helio X20
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 09 February 2016 15:27

MEIZU PRO 5 MINI gets Helio X20


First major design wins pictured

MediaTek has won over one of China's biggest mobile companies, MEIZU and the MEIZU Pro 5 mini might have scored the first Helio X20 major design win. 

Super bowl L Audi commercial plugged Kanzi UI software
Published in News


Benchmarking outfit Rightware behind it

Rightware, the company behind the Basemark mobile benchmark received a plug by Audi during its Super Bowl commercial.

MINIX NGC-1 passive Braswell is out
Published in Processors
Friday, 05 February 2016 10:31

MINIX NGC-1 passive Braswell is out


Super sexy aluminium case, 4GB and 128 GB M2 SSD

Minix has been releasing some attractive mini PCs over the last few years and they have come up with a great passively cooled Braswell PC. 

Android wear gets Marshmallow
Published in Wearables
Friday, 05 February 2016 10:24

Android wear gets Marshmallow


Appearing on a wrist next to you

Android wear has been going through many changes and the Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) is set to appear next.