Qualcomm confirms a 10nm Snapdragon
Published in Processors
Thursday, 03 November 2016 11:00

Qualcomm confirms a 10nm Snapdragon


Executive Vice president previews 2017 chip

Qualcomm’s executive vice President Cristiano Amon has confirmed, on the record, the existence of a premium tier 10nm Snapdragon.

Qualcomm wows Wall Street with $6.2 biillion revenue
Published in Mobiles


Strong Chinese licensing and chipset shipments

Qualcomm is having a great day. Not only has the outfit acquired NXP for $47 billion it also announced that it made $6.2 billion revenue in this quarter – an increase of 13 per cent year-over-year.

Macs will have 10nm Intel in late 2017
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 17:16

Macs will have 10nm Intel in late 2017


Trouble with intel’s 10nm continues

KGI Securities and world’s leading Apple leaking analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, shared that Cannon Lake 10nm is likely to debut in 2H 2017 in new, 32GB capable Macbook Pros. The transition to LPDDR4 could result in 15-25 percent less power consumption over the current LPDDR3. 

Huawei Mate 9 coming tomorrow
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 15:45

Huawei Mate 9 coming tomorrow

16nm Kirin 960 inside

Huawei is happily shipping its Kirin 950 and 955 based phones and it looks like we soon might have a Huawei Mate 9 featuring a new Kirin 960 chipset. 

Apple AirPods delayed to 2017
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 14:09

Apple AirPods delayed to 2017


Inventec confirms January shipping

Apple has boldly removed a 3.5-inch audio connector and called it a feature on the iPhone 7. At the same time, the same company failed to fulfil its own promises and ship the AirPods wireless headphones in October, pushing them towards early next year. 

Qualcomm wireless car charging gets momentum
Published in News

Mercedes and Lumen system integrator

The Mercedes S550 plug in hybrid is the first car to commercially comes with Qualcomm Halo wireless car charger. Fudzilla saw a demo of this technology back in May 2015 and it sounded more than promising. 

Tesla model 3 has Nvidia Drive PX2
Published in News
Monday, 31 October 2016 11:29

Tesla model 3 has Nvidia Drive PX2

Xavier is the future of all models

A few days ago, Nvidia announced that its highly anticipated Tesla model 3 comes with Nvidia Drive PX2 hardware and that the car will have all it needs for complete autonomous self-driving. 

HTC sold just 140,000 Vive VRs
Published in Graphics
Friday, 28 October 2016 08:49

HTC sold just 140,000 Vive VRs

Slowly ramping up

HTC cannot get a break in the phone market and it looks like the Vive VR, the outfit's over-priced VR kit, sold 140,000 pieces in August and September.

MacBook Pro 15 has AMD Polaris 450, 455 and 460
Published in Graphics

Apple signs up for Polaris

Apple has been an "Nvidia free" zone for ages and now it seems that AMD has scored another MacBook Pro 15 design win with its Polaris based Radeon Pro 400 series GPUs. 

Qualcomm acquires NXP for $47 billion
Published in News
Thursday, 27 October 2016 16:49

Qualcomm acquires NXP for $47 billion


IoT and Automotive twist

Qualcomm was apparently eyeing NXP for a while and it just announced that it has bought it in a massive $47 billion deal that has quite a bit of IoT and automotive aspiration.