Apple M1 SoC performance claims don't add up
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 10 November 2020 22:51

Apple M1 SoC performance claims don't add up


PowerPoint slides, no data

Watching Apple's MacBook silicon, M1 presentation left me astonished by the amount of information not based on facts. Without any thread of evidence, Apple's Johny Srouji, Senior Vice President, Hardware Technologies, was throwing claims that it has the fastest CPU core, fastest GPU core, best performance per watt, and throwing 2X or 3X in the equation.

Apple announces its silicon
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 24 June 2020 11:21

Apple announces its silicon


Analysis:
Takes two years to transition

Apple has finally announced the beginning of a two-year transition towards its own silicon. The first systems based on Apple silicon will be shipping later this year.

Chip market worth $409 billion this year
Published in News
Tuesday, 28 November 2017 16:17

Chip market worth $409 billion this year


It's soaraway silicon!

The World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) body forecast that the chip market will increase 20.6 percent this year compared to 2016.

Boffins have another idea to replace silicon
Published in PC Hardware


Just when you thought one of the others might actually get used

Stanford University boffins have emerged from their smoke-filled labs with yet another replacement for silicon in processes.