SSD market growing fast
Published in News
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 14:23

SSD market growing fast


Asia Pacific growing faster


A new report into the SSD market has concluded that it is getting bigger faster than David Cameron in a butcher's shop.

Samsung launches 950 PRO M.2 PCIe SSD
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 08:37

Samsung launches 950 PRO M.2 PCIe SSD


$199.99 for the 256GB and $349.99 for the 512GB

Samsung has just released its Samsung 950 PRO is a M.2 PCIe with an attractive price tag – $199.99 for the 256GB and $349.99 for the 512GB

Nvidia sorts out HBM for Pascal
Published in Memory
Monday, 21 September 2015 15:33

Nvidia sorts out HBM for Pascal


SK Hynix and Samsung are making it

SK Hynix and Samsung Electronics are planning to mass produce second-gen High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) for Nvidia's Pascal GPU.

Foldable smartphone out after Christmas
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 13:40

Foldable smartphone out after Christmas


Project Valley rumours true

Samsung's foldable smartphone, dubbed 'Project Valley' is rumoured to be coming out in January.

Samsung will not make Pascal
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 11:10

Samsung will not make Pascal


TSMC gets the deal


Nvidia is to launch the Pascal GPU next year as a successor of the Maxwell GPU and originally it had been suspected that it would be made in Samsung's fabs using its 14nm technology.

Mediatek wants to push power management
Published in Motherboards
Friday, 11 September 2015 13:22

Mediatek wants to push power management


Targeting TV and smartphones

Beancounters at Digitimes research claim that Mediatek's moves to buy Richtek Technology will help the analog IC vendor to push its power management (PWM) gear to the smartphone and TV panel sectors.

Phones With 6GB RAM Incoming
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 09 September 2015 19:46

Phones With 6GB RAM Incoming


6GB of RAM to enable real phone productivity.

Moore's law may not hold true in processor tech any more, but memory chips keep getting denser, bigger, faster.

Samsung's New Multi-Room Speakers
Published in News
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 18:54

Samsung's New Multi-Room Speakers


A new family of multidirectional multi-room speakers

Samsung never shied away from making their products obsolete by launching new versions before the dust has even settled on the previous generation. The best smartwatch from the company was introduced in Berlin. Now it's time for home audio.

Germans fascinated with two-in-ones
Published in News
Monday, 07 September 2015 10:44

Germans fascinated with two-in-ones


Unificaton is very precise

Germany appears to be jolly interested in unification again and are fast becoming the blue-eyed poster boys for two-in-one computers.

Samsung lets Android rivals use its watch
Published in Wearables
Friday, 04 September 2015 11:21

Samsung lets Android rivals use its watch


Wants wider adoption

Samsung to make its Tizin smartwatch work with competitors' Android smartphones.