Nvidia winds down Icera modem business
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 11:54

Nvidia winds down Icera modem business


Leaving the LTE business

Nvidia is winding down its Icera modem operation in the second quarter of fiscal 2016 and exiting the LTE business.

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro launches tomorrow
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 05 May 2015 11:32

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro launches tomorrow


Snapdragon 810 with 5.7" 2560 x 1440 IPS LCD

Xiaomi is China's biggest phone manufacturer and the company is growing at the incredible rate. So are its phones.

MediaTek CorePilot 2.0 speaks CPU, GPU too
Published in Processors


Maximizes device performance and power efficiency

MediaTek became definitely a breath of fresh air in the mobile SoC arena a few years back. 

Windows 10 gets the new 10074 update
Published in News
Monday, 04 May 2015 12:04

Windows 10 gets the new 10074 update


Windows Explorer 11 still alive, despite Edge

Just a week after Windows 10 10.0.10061 appeared, Microsoft has released yet another version.

AMD mobile APUs bets on 14nm in 2016
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 30 April 2015 10:38

AMD mobile APUs bets on 14nm in 2016


20nm Amur Cortex A57 this year

AMD is betting a lot at the new Carrizo APU and the company will offer it in mobile and desktop variants. 

AMD has three new desktop 14nm parts in 2016
Published in Processors


After 28/32nm comes 14nm Zen line

AMD has an update for investors and this information was supposed to get to them at the financial conference call scheduled for May. It got out a bit earlier than that and gave us some insight into AMD's plans for 2016.

Alcatel Pop Astro LTE phone lands on T-Mobile
Published in Mobiles


First MediaTek LTE in USA

Alcatel has just announced that its affordable LTE-enabled Pop Astro is available at T-Mobile. 

Fiji XT PCB to end up significantly smaller than Radeon 290X
Published in Graphics


Mainstream card sized

A modern high end graphics card tends to be quite big. It usually needs two slots for the cooler and is between 280 and 300 mm in the length. 

Skylake-S top CPU is Core i7 6700K
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 10:04

Skylake-S top CPU is Core i7 6700K


4.2GHz boost quad-core

It looks like there will be plenty of Skylake products and Skylake-S will be the true successor of Haswell / Haswell refresh processors. 

AMD Godaveri - Kaveri refresh comes at Computex
Published in Processors


Summit Ridge Zen 14nm in 2016

AMD is gearing up to refresh its notebook and desktop APU line-up and to launch a refreshed version of Kaveri.