A9 chip production starts
Published in News

Delayed by Apple

Samsung and TSMC have started production of the chip which is supposed to be under the bonnet of the iPhone 6s.

TSMC sees profit slowing
Published in Processors

Looks like Apple sales are not that good

Chipmaker TSMC's second quarter profit growth slowed to 33 percent year-on-year as sales fell for the second consecutive period on weaker smartphone demand in China and other emerging markets.

Samsung A8 is the thinnest big brand phone to date
Published in Mobiles

Snapdragon 615 inside

Samsung still has power to surprise us, and the Korean giant has just announced the Galaxy A8, a phone that is only 5.9 millimetres thin. This is rather big difference to iPhone 6 that looks fat with its 6.9 millimetre girth. 

ASML profits bode well for chip  industry
Published in Processors

$6.44 billion in sales

Dutch outfit ASML Holding, the world's second largest maker of semiconductor production equipment has managed to flog more than $6.44 billion worth of gear.

Samsung gearing up for 11k resolution
Published in Graphics

Because 4K is so well established

Even before anyone has released any significant 4K content, Samsung Display is planning to develop world's first 11K super-resolution display. 

Samsung announces 850 Pro and 850 EVO 2TB versions
Published in News

With new Samsung MHX controller

According to the announcement, Samsung has been recently experiencing a surge in demand for higher capacity SSDs which pushed the company to announce 2TB version of its popular 850 Pro and 850 EVO SSDs.

Samsung reports best profit in a year
Published in News

Still declining

Samsung appears to be slowly headed out of trouble and is to report its best profits in a year.

Samsung introduces pair of FreeSync UHD monitors
Published in Graphics

Starting at $399

Samsung has launched two 3840x2160 (UHD) monitors with support for AMD’s FreeSync technology. 

Samsung appears to copy Apple's security ability
Published in News

Has a scary bug

More than 600 million Samsung phones may be vulnerable to attacks that allow hackers to surreptitiously monitor the camera and microphone, read incoming and outgoing text messages, and install malicious apps.

Samsung Galaxy A7 in the US shops
Published in Mobiles

Spotted in the Amazon

The Samsung Galaxy A7, which was launched early this year, is now in US shops.