Rumour: Samsung could move to acquire AMD
Published in Processors


To take on Intel and Qualcomm

According to South Korean media reports, Samsung is interested in acquiring AMD, all in an effort to compete with rival chipmakers Intel and Qualcomm. 

Samsung doing well stuffing modem and AP together
Published in News


One chip strategy

Samsung's new-model AP 'Exynos 7420,' which applied 14 nano FinFET is continuing the outfit's one chip plans by putting the modem and AP together.

Samsung wants to stick 128GB of storage on mainstream phones
Published in Memory


New 3-bit NAND makes it possible

Samsung has announced an exciting new NAND product that should boost the storage capacity on mainstream phones and tablets. 

Samsung is NOT making an Exynos 7420 smartwatch
Published in Wearables


Debunking asinine rumours on a Tuesday morning

News of absence is sometimes news in itself, and Samsung’s failure to release new smartwatch models is news, sort of. 

Blackberry issues a new super secure tablet
Published in Notebooks


Throw another idea at the wall and see if it sticks

Blackberry, which is fighting to stay relevant has thrown another idea the wall to see if it sticks.

Samsung increases Galaxy production target
Published in Mobiles


Surprise demand

Samsung raised its production target for the new flagship Galaxy smartphones following positive market reception. 

Samsung's in-house modem developed over 7 years
Published in Mobiles


San Diego born and raised

Samsung's Exynos 7240 is a little miracle, and being the first mobile 14nm SoC in the market has its own benefits. 

Samsung has record pre-orders
Published in Mobiles


Just after announcement

A few days after announcing its new Galaxy S smartphones, Samsung claims it has more than 20 million pre-orders.

The fact that Samsung 14nm SoC works surprised the industry
Published in Processors


No one expected such good yields

We found out one rather interesting story at the Mobile World Congress and it sheds more light on Samsung's decision to use Exynos SoCs for most markets instead of Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810. 

Samsung's processing leap was corporate espionage
Published in Processors


CommonWealth claims

A magazine claims that Samsung’s leapfrog over TSMC to become the 14nm provider of choice is as a direct result of corporate spying.