MediaTek Labs IoT kit talks to Amazon clouds
Published in Wearables


Fast and flexible access to Amazon Web Services 

MediaTek Labs's LinkIt ONE and Grove IoT Starter Kit are now powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS).

Samsung Mongoose SoC is a good performer
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 09 October 2015 10:55

Samsung Mongoose SoC is a good performer


GeekBench score leaked

Leaks are dangerous as they are sometimes fake.  But if this one is true, it looks like Samsung has guns to match the Snapdragon 820 or the MediaTek Helios X20 high end processors. 

Qualcomm powered servers picture
Published in Processors
Friday, 09 October 2015 09:59

Qualcomm powered servers picture


Details of a Xilinx FPGA-based card or a rack

Talking about Qualcomm's server in a single story is tricky, so we decided to tell you a bit more about the server with some product specific details in a seperate yarn.

Qualcomm demonstrated of 24-core FinFet server
Published in Processors


Server Development Platform (SDP) in the open

Earlier this year Fudzilla mentioned that Qualcomm was working on a Server Development Platform (SDP) and now the company is ready to talk about it .

Microsoft finally delivers X-Ray specs
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 11:14

Microsoft finally delivers X-Ray specs


Project XRAY is comic-book genius

For decades comics used to promise that for a tiny amount of cash you could amaze your family and friends with x-ray specs.  Now it seems that Microsoft is finally delivering.

Samsung's mobile GPU might be ready for 2017
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 09:58

Samsung's mobile GPU might be ready for 2017


Things got delayed for two years 

A year ago Fudzilla revealed that Samsung has been building a mobile GPU. We are still as puzzled about it now as we were then,  but there are more confirmations that they should finish it in the 2017 – 2018 timeframe.

Helio P10 MT6755 spills its beans
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 09:24

Helio P10 MT6755 spills its beans


Spec revealed by GFXBench 3.1

Mainstream phones powered with the SoC from MediaTek are headed for an upgrade. The Helio P10 MT6755 has found its way to the GFXBench 3.1 benchmark which has revealed some interesting statistics.

Chromecast 2 has dual ARM Cortex-A7
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 10:22

Chromecast 2 has dual ARM Cortex-A7


Marvell ARMADA 1500 inside

Chromecast 2 has been released and has learned a few new tricks including better 802.11ac WiFi and overall faster performance. It also has a dual core processor instead of single core.

iPhone 6S  SoC split between fabs
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 08:24

iPhone 6S SoC split between fabs


More Samsung in Plus and TSMC in 6S

The iPhone 6S and the Plus are made up from an equal overall part of the processors from TSMC and Samsung factories. 

Roku 4 learns 4K for $129
Published in News
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 08:58

Roku 4 learns 4K for $129


Can find a remote for you

The next generation TV console battle has begun and most of the modern TV consoles learnt how to play with 4K. Now the new Roku 4 is not an exception and the $129 console is ready to fight Fire TV and the Agents of Shield.