Zen gets analysts and Fudzilla excited
Published in Processors
Friday, 19 August 2016 11:22

Zen gets analysts and Fudzilla excited


Server and notebook deeper in 2017

AMD has showed off some clock and performance details about upcoming desktop Zen and some of you might remember that back in June at Computex, Fudzilla said that if the Zen boots windows it will boost AMD’s share too

AMD’s CEO showcases 8 and 32 core Zen
Published in Processors
Thursday, 18 August 2016 13:55

AMD’s CEO showcases 8 and 32 core Zen


Summit ridge and Naples

Fudzilla exclusively wrote about the 32 core Zen codenamed Naples some two months ago in quite detail and people called us crazy. Now it turns out we were right on the money.

Qualcomm CEO claims it leads in 5G
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 10 August 2016 13:38

Qualcomm CEO claims it leads in 5G


As Intel, Samsung, MediaTek claims the same.

Last week we scratched the surface and pointed out why Intel has a very slim chance to dominate in 5G. Samsung and MediaTek have made similar claims. 

Qualcomm Self-Organizing Network is the future of Wi-Fi
Published in Network


SON solves end user troubles

I still remember plugging the first 802.11a wireless card in my laptop and walking around the student’s dorm while I was streaming a movie. It was quite clear back then, more than a decade ago, that Wi-Fi would become ubiquitous. Now Qualcomm has solved a problem that has bothered people for a long time, they came out with a SON, a network that will self-organize and bring  real plug and play to homes and offices.

Samsung working on 10nm SoC
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 09 August 2016 16:09

Samsung working on 10nm SoC


Leak optimistically suggest Exynos 8895 at 4GHz

Of course, it is that time of the year. Apple, Qualcomm, MediaTek and now Samsung will have 10nm SoCs ready for  phones in early 2017. Of course Samsung wants to use its own 10nm SoC in the Galaxy S8 that is expected in late February 2017, but probably with a mix of 10nm Snapdragon too. 

Helio X30 has 10 cores in 10nm
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 09 August 2016 15:51

Helio X30 has 10 cores in 10nm


Shipping in 2017

MediaTek has revealed that its 10nm processor will be manufactured by TSMC and that it should start shipping in early 2017. 

iPhone 7 mock ups caught on video
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 08 August 2016 10:10

iPhone 7 mock ups caught on video


No 3.5-mm audio

We are roughly just a month away from the iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus launch. The iPhone 6SE seems like a more appropriate name since we don’t expect any big upgrade from these phones,  but then again, maybe we'll be surprised. 

Asus Zenfone 3 ships to Malaysia
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 08 August 2016 09:47

Asus Zenfone 3 ships to Malaysia


First Snapdragon 821 to ship soon 

Since early June, we have been closing windows on our summer advent calendar waiting for the Snapdragon 821 based Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe. Now it seems that the Asus Santa Claws is visting Malaysia first.

Snapdragon 820 could be in the 2016 Nexus
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 08 August 2016 09:27

Snapdragon 820 could be in the 2016 Nexus


Made by HTC

Google is preparing to refresh the 2016 Nexus codenamed Marlin and Sailfish. Someone tested this phone on the GFXbench and revealed that the Sailfish is a 5.0-inch phone with Snapdragon 820.

Xiaomi VR Play is out
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 05 August 2016 13:06

Xiaomi VR Play is out


No pricing but comes with Leopard

Xiaomi VR Play is the official name for the VR from the Apple of China. The company aims to support 4.7 to 5.7 inch phones and comes with unique two way zip designed VR glasses.