Samsung Galaxy Note 7 starts at €849
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 05 August 2016 13:04

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 starts at €849


Pre-orders on August 16

The Exynos powered Samsung Galaxy Note 7 starts at € 849 in the German market. This is not really cheap, but at least the phone comes with 64GB storage which should be more than enough for most people. 

Intel Basis wearable killed off
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 04 August 2016 11:01

Intel Basis wearable killed off


Overheating problems

Back in March 2014 Intel  acquired Basis, a smartwatch manufacturer, and integrated this company in its wearable / IoT dream. Now, just two years later Intel has decided to recall all Basis watches due to overheating problems.

Windows anniversary update farks Fudzilla
Published in News
Thursday, 04 August 2016 10:09

Windows anniversary update farks Fudzilla


Facelift creates bundle of issues

I am a big supporter of Windows 10 and the operating system works quite well. I didn’t complain that it took me more than 10 tries to update to Windows 10 as it didn’t like some of the gazillion USB drivers I had on my machine. 

Samsung Note 7 ships on August 19
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 04 August 2016 09:39

Samsung Note 7 ships on August 19


$849.99 at T-Mobile US

Samsung has revealed its 5.7 inch curved AMOLED phone that comes with its new iris scanner and as was the case with Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge it will ship with both Snapdragon 820 and Exynos depending on the market. 

Vernee Mars announces Helio P20 phone
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 04 August 2016 09:07

Vernee Mars announces Helio P20 phone


November, 6GB RAM

It looks like MediaTek wants to get on board with 6GB RAM phones and the Helio P20 platform may well be the first one to support it. 

Intel won’t dominate in 5G
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 03 August 2016 23:06

Intel won’t dominate in 5G


Here is why

Intel, Samsung, MediaTek, Huawei and Qualcomm all claim the leadership for 5G and most of them will have a tough time to deliver on this promise. Nokia, Huawei and Ericsson - from the networking component standpoint - claim they can do great things with 5G. 

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has Snapdragon and Exynos
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Same as S7, S7 Edge

Samsung will launch its Galaxy Note 7 today and it will stream events. The latest info is that the phone comes with Exynos 8890, the similar to what we’ve seen in S7 and S7 Edge but we have heard that there will be a Snapdragon version too. 

LG to launch V20 in September
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 02 August 2016 07:35

LG to launch V20 in September


Android 7.0 Nougat and Snapdragon 821

LG has confirmed that the successor to the V10 called the V20 will launch in September with Android Nougat 7.0. This is, most likely,  one more Snapdragon 821 design win. 

10nm Snapdragon is taped out
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 27 July 2016 01:32

10nm Snapdragon is taped out


Qualcomm's CEO confirmed it

Last week Qualcomm’s CEO  confirmed to its investors that the company has taped out its 10nm system on a chip (SoC).

Tesla fires Mobileye as auto pilot supplier
Published in Wearables


Ends in a divorce

Tesla just ended its long term relations with Israeli based Mobileye. This comes as a rather sudden and unexpected shock as Mobileye is the company behind Tesla’s now very famous autopilot.