Tegra X1 Shield portable in works
Published in Games
Monday, 30 March 2015 10:14

Tegra X1 Shield portable in works


Right next to Shield console

Our eagle eyed colleagues have spotted a new devices that is coming from Nvidia, and this might be the first hint of a Shield portable successor. 

AMD Greenland HBM graphics coming next year
Published in Graphics


In 2016 APU design

The world is still expecting the birth of the High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) boosted Fiji GPU, and the first cards based on the new chip should launch in late June, or the end of Q2 2015 if you prefer. 

AMD Fiji has two GPUs
Published in Graphics
Friday, 27 March 2015 10:53

AMD Fiji has two GPUs


Liquid VR and sources offer proof

It has been a while since we saw the first factual proof of the existence of Fiji, the next generation flagship AMD GPU, that will be the first graphics card to come with High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) memory.

Larger HTC One M9+ coming
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 26 March 2015 10:35

Larger HTC One M9+ coming


5.2-inch, MediaTek MT6795T inside

HTC has invited press to an event in Shanghai and they will most likely see the HTC One M9+, and possibly the E9, an inexpensive version of the new HTC One.

Skylake Mobile Celerons coming in Q4 15
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 26 March 2015 09:50

Skylake Mobile Celerons coming in Q4 15


Pentium, Core M, Core i3, i5 and i7 too

It looks like Intel will be ready with Celeron and Pentium versions of Skylake before the end of the year. 

Skylake notebooks to get thinner
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 10:08

Skylake notebooks to get thinner


1mm thinner, 50 grams lighter

The upcoming Skylake notebook platform should get up to 60 percent lower SoC power draw and up to 35 percent longer HD playback

Skylake-S desktop coming by October
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 09:26

Skylake-S desktop coming by October


IDF 2015 August launch possible

This year's Intel Developers Forum will start in Mid-August, not in mid-September as usual. One possible reason for the change might be the Skylake desktop launch, that is expected at this time.

HyperX Predator PCIe 240GB, 480GB shipping
Published in Memory


Up to 1400MB/s read and 1000MB/s write

Back in January at CES 2015, we had a chance to see Kingston's HyperX Predator PCIe SSD line and company representatives promised that we should see products in retail by February. 

Windows 10 aims for July launch
Published in News
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 09:17

Windows 10 aims for July launch


Upgrade or (r)etail

Our well informed sources are warnng us that Windows is coming a bit earlier than expected. 

Intel Compute Stick comes with Skylake-Y
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 09:08

Intel Compute Stick comes with Skylake-Y


As well as Broadwell and Atoms

Intel recently showcased its Compute Stick, and this marks the emergence of a new niche for chipmaker. As you can imagine, it's a proper PC, but it's roughly the size of a Cromecast HDMI stick.