Nvidia's new RTX 3070 Ti 16GB and RTX 3080 12GB delayed
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Pushed back to mid-February

According to a report, a part of Nvidia's upcoming refresh has been pushed back to after the Chinese New Year, so only one SKU could be announced at the CES 2022 event.

Samsung starts sampling 24Gbps GDDR6 memory chips
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Wednesday, 15 December 2021 12:58

Samsung starts sampling 24Gbps GDDR6 memory chips


For next-gen GPUs

Samsung has announced it has started sampling 20Gbps and 24Gbps GDDR6 memory chips, which will bring up to 50 percent performance increase compared to 16Gbps GDDR6 chips.

Nvidia's MX550 GPU surface online
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Monday, 13 December 2021 16:04

Nvidia's MX550 GPU surface online


Based on GA107 GPU with 2GB of GDDR6 memory

Nvidia's MX550 entry-level mobile GPU has appeared online and according to rumors, it should be based on GA107 Ampere GPU and paired up with 2GB of GDDR6 memory.

Nvidia officially unveils the Geforce RTX 2060 12GB
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Packing 2176 CUDA cores, just like the RTX 2060 Super

After an endless stream of rumors and leaks, Nvidia has now officially unveiled the Geforce RTX 2060 12GB graphics card, adding support for it in its latest Geforce drivers as well as listing it on its site.

Qualcomm unveils the Snapdragon 8cx Gen 3 and Snapdragon 7c+ Gen 3 compute platforms
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New SoCs for Windows-on-ARM laptops

In addition to the flagship smartphone SoC, Qualcomm has unveiled its next-generation SoCs for Windows-on-ARM laptops, including the flagship 5nm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 3 and the 6nm Snapdragon 7c+ Gen 3.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 phones coming this year
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Motorola first with the announcement, Xiaomi to follow

There are plenty of smartphone makers that are jumping on the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 train as Qualcomm has already confirmed we will see the first phones before the end of the year.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC is now officially announced
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ARMv9 CPU cores, new Adreno GPU, camera improvements, and more

During its annual Snapdragon Tech Summit 2021, Qualcomm has unveiled its latest flagship mobile SoC, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, bringing improvements across the board, including new ARMv9 CPU cores, new Adreno GPU, 7th Gen Qualcomm AI engine, camera improvements with Snapdragon Sight Camera Technology, 4th gen Snapdragon Elite Gaming, and more.

AMD working on Radeon RX 6500 XT and RX 6400 graphics cards
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Based on Navi 24 GPU

AMD is preparing to unleash a few new graphics cards in the Radeon RX 6000 series, the RX 6500 XT and the RX 6400. Both should be based on the smallest RNDA2 Navi 24 GPU and launch in Q1 2022.

Nvidia releases Geforce 496.76 GPU driver
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Wednesday, 17 November 2021 14:35

Nvidia releases Geforce 496.76 GPU driver


Game Ready drivers for Battlefield 2042

Nvidia has released its latest Geforce 496.76 GPU driver that brings Game Ready optimizations for Battlefield 2042, adds the new Nvidia Image Scaling feature, as well as brings DLSS support to several games.

Poco M4 Pro 5G comes with Dimensity 810 SoC
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Tuesday, 09 November 2021 15:03

Poco M4 Pro 5G comes with Dimensity 810 SoC


Gets a better camera and 33W fast charging

While the Poco M3 Pro 5G was unveiled not more than six months ago, Poco has now prepared the replacement in the form of the Poco M4 Pro 5G, giving it a slightly larger screen, Mediatek's Dimensity 810 SoC, better camera system, and 33W fast charging.