Samsung Exynos 7420 14nm, a closer look
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 03 March 2015 08:49

Samsung Exynos 7420 14nm, a closer look


64-bit, big.LITTLE Cortex-A57 at 2.1GGHz, A53 at 1.5GHz

Samsung had a rather short press conference, not talking that much about what is inside its new flagship Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge phones, at least not in terms of silicon. 

Samsung 14nm SoC changes everything
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 23 February 2015 08:10

Samsung 14nm SoC changes everything


Qualcomm in trouble

Recently Samsung announced that serial production of its new 14nm SoC has already commenced. The new part is going to end up in Samsung Galaxy S6 and a few other devices.

Tegra business declines
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 13 February 2015 09:28

Tegra business declines


But that’s good news -- really.


Nvidia had a record Q4 and record financial year but tanking Tegra did not really help.

Nvidia schedules Made to Game event for March 3
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 11 February 2015 10:24

Nvidia schedules Made to Game event for March 3


In San Francisco, at GDC 2015

Nvidia plans a new product announcement on the second day of MWC 2015 and it has sent invitations to press outlets for an event scheduled for the 3rd of March 2015. 

SK Hynix shipping 8Gb LPDDR4 in LG G Flex 2
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 10 February 2015 09:56

SK Hynix shipping 8Gb LPDDR4 in LG G Flex 2


Premium phones choice in 2015

Hynix is a big name in the memory industry, and since phones are becoming small, yet quite powerful computers, it doesn’t come as a surprise that new memory standards are making their way to flagship phones. 

Shield Tablet with Tegra X1 coming soon
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 05 February 2015 11:03

Shield Tablet with Tegra X1 coming soon


By the end of March
 

It doesn’t come as a surprise that Nvidia is working on a new iteration of the Shield tablet. 

20nm GPUs not happening
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 13 January 2015 09:37

20nm GPUs not happening


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.

Samsung starts manufacturing LPDDR4 4GB
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 24 December 2014 17:13

Samsung starts manufacturing LPDDR4 4GB


64-bit phones watch out

Samsung has started mass producing LPDDR4 memory and is hoping to sell the chips for 2015 high-end phones. These are 20nm memory chips and LPDDR4 will be supported by some SoCs.

Wednesday, 12 November 2014 09:46

20nm node broken for GPUs

We don't expect to see them in 2015

Monday, 03 November 2014 09:24

Slimmer & cheaper Xbox One in development?

Early stages of trying to cut console costs