AMD says GloFlo has 14nm FinFET success
Published in Processors

Pretty sure it is talking about Zen

AMD said that Globalfoundaries has demonstrated silicon success on the first AMD products using GloFlo’s 14nm FinFET process technology.

iPhone 6S  SoC split between fabs
Published in Processors

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. 

iPhone 6S has A9 from TSMC or Samsung
Published in Processors

16nm FinFET or 14nm Samsung

There has been a lot of talk whether the Apple's A9 SoC comes from Samsung or TSMC and it turns out that Apple uses both.

iPhone 6S A9 processor gets to 1.8GHz
Published in Processors

 China's regulatory agency says so, so it must be true

Last year's iPhone was shipping with 20nm Apple A8 processor clocked at two times 1.4GHz and now it seems that the A9 works at two times 1.8 GHz. 

Snapdragon 820 Kryo clocks up to 2.2GHz
Published in Processors

Twice the performance and power efficiency of Snapdragon 810

Qualcomm has just revealed the clock speed and manufacturing process for its Kryo core. Snapdragon 820 is a 14nm FinFET based quad-core with up to 2.2GHz core clock. 

Intel Skylake launched at IFA 2015
Published in Notebooks

The sixth generation Core for notebooks

Intel has kicked off its press event at IFA 2015 in Berlin and  has just announced the sixth generation Core technology that know as Skylake. 

Minix Z series with Pentium 3700 pictured
Published in News

Fanless Baswell with 256GB SSD

Our friends at Minix have shared a big update to their product line with us and showed us a few pictures of Minix Z series mini PC based Intel Braswell SoC. 

iPhone 6S will have a September 9 birth
Published in Mobiles

Hi Siri give us a hint

Apple has announced that it is going to announce something big. 

Samsung making HBM 2 memory in 2016
Published in Graphics

The future of graphics

High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) will define the future of graphics and it looks like Samsung will be ready to release products using the technology soon.

New "14nm" GPU  rumours
Published in Graphics

Both Nvidia and AMD getting ready

AMD and Nvidia both appear to be certain to get their "14 nm" out next year.