TSMC's lower Q2 outlook will not impede new nodes
Published in News


10nm, 12nm ULP account for 10 percent of all revenues this year


Over the weekend, TSMC reduced its forecast for global foundry growth in 2017 by roughly two percentage points as a result of elevated inventory in the supply chain, according to company officials.

Largan Precision posts record Q1 2017 revenues
Published in News


Competition for high-margin component orders heats up


Largan Precision, the world’s leading camera supplier for smartphones and lens supplier for Apple products, reported record high gross margins for the first quarter of 2017, showing the company’s strong competitive edge against a backdrop of component orders dominated by Foxconn and Pegatron.

Huawei sold 5 million Mate 9 smartphones
Published in Mobiles


Since launch in November

It looks like that Huawei Mate 9 was a hot sell in the last few months. It turns out that the company managed to sell 5 million of these phones since the launch in early November. 

Xiaomi Mi6 gets top GeekBench score
Published in Mobiles


Beats Samsung Galaxy S8

Xiaomi Mi6 is launching in the coming week and the most of the details about the new  Snapdragon 835 based phone have  been revealed. 

T-Mobile US spent $8 billion on 4G network
Published in Network


Buys you 1,500 wireless licenses

It is not a big secret that Verizon is the biggest network in the US, followed by AT&T and T-Mobile, but T-Mobile is doing a great job in catching up and now the outfit has announced that it plans to spend $8 billion to improve its 4G network.  

Elephone X8 Lite gets a Helio X30
Published in Mobiles


First of many

ElePhone is planning to launch s large number of new phones in the next few months including the three-side bezel-less Elephone S8. This first Helio X30 powered smartphone with 10nm deca-core SoC is called the X8 Lite.

Western Digital adds 10TB model to WD Purple line
Published in News


5400rpm spin and a large cache

Western Digital has expanded its Purple line of hard disk drives (HDDs) with a new 10TB model.

Tesla to unveil its first semi-truck in September
Published in News


A big potential market for Tesla

Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, announced on Twitter that the company plans to unveil its first electric semi-truck in September.

Asus RX 580 Strix TOP smiles for camera
Published in Graphics


Larger cooler and possible higher clocks

Asus' upcoming Radeon RX 580 Strix TOP has been spotted online and it appears that the company has decided to update the design for AMD's upcoming refresh.

Galaxy S8 enjoys higher than expected sales
Published in Mobiles


720,000 sold in South Korea

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is experiencing very high sales on most of the markets and the company released some of the first sales numbers.