AMD executive reshuffle raises questions
Published in News


As chipmaker looks forward to 2016

Just weeks after he made a splashing video and comments about the upcoming Carrizo APU, John Byrne is leaving AMD. He has been working as Senior Vice President and new General Manager of AMD Computing & Graphics Business Unit, reporting directly to the Lisa Su, the new CEO.

20nm GPUs not happening
Published in Graphics


Yields bad beyond repair

We want to make sure that you realize that 20nm GPUs won’t be coming at all. Despite the fact that Nvidia, Qualcomm, Samsung and Apple are doing 20nm SoCs, there won’t be any 20nm GPUs.

2015 is all about 4K and VR
Published in Graphics

 

This is where the graphics industry is going

We had a few dozen meetings at CES 2015 with many interesting people and close friends over the last week and we came to a conclusion that 4K and Virtual Reality will play a big role in 2015 and the future of computer graphics.

Nvidia Tegra X1 benchmarked, close to 60K in Antutu
Published in Processors


Runs 4K at 60 FPS too

We had a chance to spend some time with a few Tegra X1 developer boards and see a number of demos by Nvidia and see what is going to come in the next few months.

CES 2015 is all about 4K and 8K TVs
Published in News


We don’t have 4K content, but let’s show off 8K anyway

2015 is shaping up to be a big year for 4K adoption and we expect a lot of enthusiasts and consumers will end up buying their first 4K monitors, TVs and other devices over the next twelve months.

Nvidia announces Tegra X1
Published in Processors


Erista is the Tegra X1

Nvidia is starting the year aggressively. It just introduced a chip called Tegra X1 and this is what we used to know as Errista. The X probably comes from the fact that Erista is the son of Logan and guess what Logan in the X man. It is a 20nm chip, Nvidia’s first.

Meet the Philips BDM4065UC 40-inch 4K monitor
Published in Graphics


Listed at €699, aimed at professionals
 

If you are in need for a big 4K UHD monitor, we might have something for you. We found a listing of Philips' BDM4065UC monitor, with a massive 39.5-inch UHD screen.

Galaxy 4 Note is the first Snapdragon 810 phone
Published in Mobiles


Carrier aggregation gets you 300Mbps

The Galaxy Note 4 is Samsung’s latest flagship phablet and it comes in two flavours, one of which offers the fastest mobile broadband around.

Nokia to return to phones in 2015
Published in Mobiles


More away from Windows Phone

We have learned from sources in Nokia, by which mean the part that remained in Finland, that the brand will return to the phone market in the course of 2015.

Project Ara gets Marvell A53 and Tegra K1
Published in Mobiles


Spiral 2 form factor prototypes ready

Project Ara is a modular smartphone platform that got us interested in DIY phones and it looks like Ara is getting a few more interesting SoCs for its reference hardware platform.