Going after cheap Chinese handsets
Intel’s first SoFIA smartphone SoCs will start shipping this quarter, with cheap smartphones based on Atom x3 silicon coming shortly thereafter.
Review: Snapdragon 615 ready for fancy dress party
The ZTE Blade S6 is the Chinese company’s latest crack at the mid-range smartphone segment, but is its fancy body writing cheques its internals can’t cash?
Analysis: Stuck with Cortex-A53, next stop Cortex-A72
The 64-bit Cortex-A57 core is ARM’s latest and greatest CPU design, but very few chipmakers are actually building products based on this flagship core. In fact, many are skipping it altogether, so what’s going on here?
Opinion: New form factor lacks support
Intel recently announced its first stick PC, but at the same time the chipmaker and Microsoft aren’t doing much to promote the new form factor. In fact, it seems like they don’t want stick PCs around.
MT679X series parts to use new core, new node
MediaTek became the first chipmaker to publically demo a SoC based on ARM’s latest Cortex-A72 CPU core, but the company's upcoming chip still relies on the old 28nm manufacturing process.
64-bit octa-core for entry LTE phones
MediaTek has officially launched the MT6753, an affordable octa-core SoC with LTE support for the global market.
Who said anything about innuendo and BDSM jokes?
The Philips BDM3470UP is a new 21:9 monitor in 3440x1440, but unlike most ultrawides, it’s designed for content creation rather than content consumption.
Opinion: Tablets were just the first step
The Android smartphone space may be on the verge of becoming highly commoditised, following in the footsteps of the Android tablet market.
CFO upbeat on PC vs. tablet front
Intel CFO Stacy Smith expects the PC to continue rebounding versus tablets in 2016 and says an Intel partner is being set up to be a major force in the Chinese smartphone SoC market.