ARM Cortex A78 to power 2021 phones
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 26 May 2020 14:59

ARM Cortex A78 to power 2021 phones


20 percent faster 5nm optimized

The next generation of phones mostly expected in early 2021, will come powered by Cortex A78 new core. The new Cortex A78 will improve performance by up to 20 percent in the same power envelope.

Ryzen 4000 desktop was planned for Computex 2020
Published in PC Hardware


Now obviously later Vermeer

Ryzen 3 or what AMD might end up calling the Ryzen 4000 desktop series was supposed to launch at Computex 2020. Since Computex is postponed from late May to late September, it is unlikely that AMD will wait until then to reveal a new CPU.

Xilinx takes you up to space, powers satellites and Mars Rovers
Published in AI


Top-notch 20 nm Space-Grade FPGA

Computing and calculation are a tough job on the ground, not to mention in space, satellites, and Mars Rovers where they face radiation, limited space, and power constraints. Xilinx has just announced a top of the line 20 nm Space-Grade Radiation Tolerant (RT) Kintex UltraScale XQRKU060FPGA that it claims will offer 10X compute performance and reduce development time to launch from five to six to two to three years.

TSCM to build 5nm Fab in Arizona
Published in News
Monday, 18 May 2020 09:33

TSCM to build 5nm Fab in Arizona


Conditio sine qua non

After weeks of speculation, TSMC has officially confirmed that Taiwan based TSMC announced its intention to build and operate an advanced semiconductor fab in Arizona, United States.

Nvidia GA100 is a high-performance AI
Published in Graphics
Friday, 08 May 2020 10:36

Nvidia GA100 is a high-performance AI


TSMC 7nm, next-gen Hopper 5nm

There have been rumors for quite some time about the Nvidia Ampere and the manufacturing nod. Nvidia’s first AI-based solution comes from TSMC, while some GPUs will be manufactured by Samsung too.

Intel 10900K overclocks to 5.4GHz
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 08 May 2020 09:53

Intel 10900K overclocks to 5.4GHz


Scores 3K in Cinebench R15

Last week intel introduced the10th generation Core S series desktop processors, and we expect to have them to be available shortly. Motherboards for the platform should be available on May 20th, and the CPU should not be that far beyond.

Frost Canyon NUC NUC10i7FNH impresses
Published in Reviews
Wednesday, 06 May 2020 08:53

Frost Canyon NUC NUC10i7FNH impresses


Review: Tiny powerful desktop giant 

I was always passionate about the small form factor PC. Back in the days, I was all over Shuttle small PCs, and back in 2013/2014, when Intel announced NUC small PCs, I was simply blown away.

Xilinx teams with Leading Universities
Published in AI
Tuesday, 05 May 2020 18:27

Xilinx teams with Leading Universities


Establish Adaptive Compute Research Clusters XACC

Adaptive computing is the buzz word these days and Xilinx seems to be on top of it. With that in mind, Xilinx announced it is establishing Xilinx Adaptive Compute Clusters (XACC) at four of the world’s most prestigious universities

Tiger Lake scores 50 design wins
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 28 April 2020 09:47

Tiger Lake scores 50 design wins


CEO confirms holiday season  

Intel is preparing for the holiday later this year with Tiger Lake 2nd generation 10nm notebook products that are set to replace its successful Ice Lake.

The Apple 2021 notebook chip is A14X iPad based
Published in Mobiles


Modified

Bloomberg has rekindled news that Apple has been working on its own chip, and many covered the news claiming that 2021 iPads will get an iPhone chip. Well, they won't as it would not be that powerful to put a 2W TDP chip in a notebook, and instead, the modified version of A14X iPad chip will find its place to the Macbooks of the future. We got a few details confirmed.