Mediatek announces its flagship 4nm+ Dimensity 9300 SoC
Published in Mobiles

Octa-core CPU with Cortex-X4 and Cortex-A720 cores and ray tracing-capable GPU

Mediatek has officially announced its flagship Dimensity 9300 SoC which should be coming to phones pretty soon, at least in China. This 4nm+ SoC brings an "all big CPU design", combining four Cortex-X4 and four Cortex-A720 cores and a 12-core Immortalis-G720 GPU with hardware ray tracing. Mediatek promises impressive performance gains across the board, including CPU, GPU, and AI with the new 7th gen APU.

Europe gets ARM-based supercomputer
Published in PC Hardware

Jupiter of the world's most powerful

One of the world's most powerful supercomputers will soon be online in Europe, using ARM-based chips instead of x86 parts.

Raspberry Pi 5 is out with 2.4GHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A76 CPU
Published in News

First Raspberry Pi with silicon designed in‑house in Cambridge, UK

Raspberry Foundation has officially launched the new Raspberry Pi 5, claiming it to be twice as fast as its predecessor and proudly announcing that it is the first Raspberry Pi computer to feature silicon designed in‑house in Cambridge, UK.

Qualcomm shows more interest in RISC-V
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Arm should be worried

One of Arm's biggest customers Qualcomm is trying out RISC-V and getting involved in a joint venture dedicated to the architecture.

Arm reveals 2024 CPUs
Published in PC Hardware

Cortex X4, Cortex A720, and Cortex A520 Armv9.2 architecture

Arm has been showing off its flagship CPUs the Arm Cortex X4, Cortex A720, and Cortex A520  which will be available in 2024..

Surface Pro X tablet’s camera stopped working
Published in PC Hardware

Armless error

Microsoft's ARM-based Surface Pro X tablet is having problems taking pictures of its owners and their lunch.

Tame Apple Press calls foul as it discovers Microsoft working on chip
Published in News

Shocking very late news

Microsoft is working on new ARM chips with partners and its in-house “Microsoft Silicon team” and the Tame Apple Press claims that the software king of the world is doing it to rival its favourite company.

ARM develops its own chip
Published in PC Hardware

Trying to grow

British chip designer Arm is rumoured to be developing a flagship chip which will showcase the capabilities of the company's designs.

Intel will work with Arm
Published in News

Intel chip could be back in your mobile

Chipzilla said its chip contract manufacturing division will work with UK-based chip designer Arm to ensure that mobile phone chips and other products that use its technology can be made in Intel's factories.

Arm wants to increase its margins
Published in PC Hardware

Plans to jack up its royalties

British chip designer Arm wants to increase the royalties it charges for its chip licensing, according to a report by Financial Times.