Nvidia joins Apple and Qualcomm on Samsung's 14nm node
Published in Processors


Getting crowded, isn't it?

Nvidia appears to be the latest chip designer to use Samsung’s and GlobalFoundries’ 14nm node. The company won’t be alone, as the same node will be used by Apple, Qualcomm, AMD and of course Samsung.

Bloomberg: Samsung drops Snapdragon 810 from Galaxy S6
Published in Mobiles


Tried it, didn’t like it, will use its own SoC instead


Samsung appears to have ditched Qualcomm for the upcoming Galaxy S flagship. According to Bloomberg, the company will use its own silicon instead.

Samsung starts mass producing 8 Gb GDDR5
Published in Graphics
Friday, 16 January 2015 10:13

Samsung starts mass producing 8 Gb GDDR5


16GB+ graphic cards possible 


Samsung has announced that is has started the mass production of its 8 Gb GDDR5 chips in 20nm.

Samsung 850 EVO spotted at CES 2015 in mSATA and M.2 form-factors
Published in Memory


Still no availability date

While the 2.5-inch form-factor 850 EVO SSD from Samsung is already available and quite popular, it appears that Samsung is also working on a couple of other form-factors, including mSATA and M.2, based on the same design.

Samsung officially unveils metal unibody Galaxy A7
Published in Mobiles


With 64-bit Snapdragon 615 or 32-bit Exynos 5430

Samsung has now finally and officially unveiled its Galaxy A7 which comes with 6.3mm thick metal unibody and will be available in two different versions, with a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC or a 32-bit Exynos 5430 SoC.

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.

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.

ITC gets involved in Samsung-Nvidia dispute
Published in News
Thursday, 25 December 2014 08:32

ITC gets involved in Samsung-Nvidia dispute


Investigating patent infringement claims

The United States International Trade Commission (ITC) is investigating complaints filed by Samsung against Nvidia. 

Samsung EVO 850
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 09 December 2014 12:11

Samsung SSD 850 EVO series launched

3D NAND starting at $100

Samsung's new mainstream SSD series is now available and in case you missed it, we caught an early glimpse of Samsung SSD 850 EVO drives a few weeks ago.

Tuesday, 09 December 2014 11:54

Samsung phone explodes



Copying Apple again