Oculus Rift faces two month delays
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 12:56

Oculus Rift faces two month delays


For some pre-orders

Last week at Nvidia's Games Technology Conference in Silicon Valley many people were moaning about the difficulties they were having getting their hands on the Oculus or HTC Vive. Now it seems that some of the early adopters of Oculus will have to wait for additional two months.

Vernee Apollo lite costs $199 for a Helio X20
Published in Mobiles


The cheapest Helio X20, 4GB RAM phone

Vernee is high-end company brand that many know as Bluboo and it plans to unveil the Vernee Apollo which is quite an expensive spec phone. Now it wants to make a Vernee Apollo lite for just $199 phone with 4GB RAM and a Helio X20 onboard. 

Meizu Pro 6 picture released by CEO
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 07 April 2016 17:55

Meizu Pro 6 picture released by CEO


Mid-April launch

The Meizu CEO, Jack Wong, has released a picture of a black Meizu Pro 6 phone. We saw this phone before, and people even mistaken it for an iPhone 7 and we have to admit it looks rather nice. 

Meizu M3 Note has been released
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 07 April 2016 17:08

Meizu M3 Note has been released


In the shops on April 11

Meizu M3 Note has been officially released with the specification we revealed before. 

Nvidia's P100 pictured
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 06 April 2016 23:48

Nvidia's P100 pictured

HPC supercomputer

Nvidia's 16-nanometer Pascal P100 for super computer is out in the wild. Fudzilla managed to make a picture of the GPU surrounded by four HMB 2 memory chips and voltage regulators. 

Nvidia's GP100 Pascal GPU has 56 SMs enabled
Published in Graphics


Out of 60 possible

Nvidia confirmed that there are 56 streaming multiprocessor (SM) units each having 64 CUDA cores enabled on the GP100 GPU. This results in 3,584 cores on the Tesla P100 GPU. However, this leaves 4 SM cores disabled as the total number of SM’s is 60.

Pascal P100 610mm^2 is in volume production
Published in Graphics


Today

Jen-Hsun Huang just announced Pascal P100 a new GPU based on Pascal architecture, and it is in production, shipping "soon."

Intel loses two Senior VPs, the General Managers of IoT and PC groups
Published in News


Doug Davis and Kirk Skaugen


We just reported that Aisha Evans, Intel's corporate vice president and general manager of the Communications and Devices Group, is leaving the company. Now, it seems that two other highly-ranked Senior Vice Presidents are leaving as well.

Meizu confirms Helio X25 exclusivity
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 22:58

Meizu confirms Helio X25 exclusivity


MediaTek preaches open hands policy

Meizu will exclusively launch with Helio X25 processor and the CEO of Meizu has confirmed this on the public channel, but still, MediaTek responds that it is likely to expect more Helio X25 devices at later date.

First Oculus delivered by company’s CEO
Published in Wearables


Loud shirt and flip-flops makes a big noise in frozen Alaska 

Not only was Alaskan Ron Martin the first in the world to get his Oculus Rift VR glasses delivered, he might have been suprised to discover that the frozen delivery boy, wearing flip-flops and loud short-sleeved shirt was the CEO of the company.