Meizu M3X is first with Helio P20
Published in Mobiles


Fancy black, gold, white or blue for $247

MediaTek has announced Helio P20 SoC at the Mobile World Congress 2016 and Meizu is the first company to have a phone based on this 16nm FinFET mainstream chip. 

MSI is bringing M.2 Shield on its future motherboards
Published in Motherboards


Should help with M.2 SSD throttling

MSI will have a rather interesting new feature on its upcoming LGA1151 200-series based motherboards, called the M.2 Shield.

Fitbit close to buying Pebble
Published in Wearables


Going for a song

Fitness wearables outfit Fitbit is close to buying smartwatch maker Pebble and the prices is rather low.

Smartphone vendors ally against Apple
Published in News


Enemy of my enema

Chinese smartphone vendors are so worried that Apple is strong arming AMOLED suppliers to suck supply that they have formed their own consortium to fight it.

Samsung to release 4TB 850 Pro at CES 2017
Published in Memory


First 4TB MLC SSD on the market

While it has already announced a 4TB 850 EVO SSD back in July, Samsung is planning to introduce a 4TB version of its 850 Pro SSD at the CES 2017 show in Las Vegas.

Apple slashes iPhone orders
Published in Mobiles


Doing worse than expected

The fruity tax-doging cargo-cult Apple has been forced to slash its orders for the iPhone 7 family because it is not doing as well as it expected.

AOC releases HD 27” PLS Monitor with a Qi Wireless Charging Base
Published in News


Charges your phone while you do something more important

Monitor display maker AOC has released a new Full HD 27” PLS Monitor featuring a Qi Wireless Charging Base so you can charge your phone by putting it on the monitor base.

GoPro more than decimates staff
Published in Wearables


Wants to focus on its core

GoPro is cutting 15 percent of its workforce in a move to focus on its core camera products.

Seagate and Amazon team up on cloud/hard-drive combo
Published in News


Hard drive backs up to the cloud

Hard drive maker Seagate has teamed up withy Amazon to create a $99 1TB external hard drive that automatically backs up everything stored on it to the cloud.

Inno3D slaps hybrid cooler on Geforce GTX 1060
Published in Graphics


Liquid and air cooling

Inno3D has unveiled its newest Geforce GTX 1060 iChill Black graphics card with a hybrid cooler on top of Nvidia's GP106 Pascal GPU.