Samsung confirms 10nm DDR4
Published in Memory
Friday, 05 January 2018 11:52

Samsung confirms 10nm DDR4


10-nanometer class, 8-gigabit (Gb) DDR4 DRAM is here

Samsung confirmed that it has started mass production of second generation 10-nanometer class, 8-gigabit (Gb) DDR4 DRAM.

Snapdragon 670 shaping up
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 28 December 2017 10:39

Snapdragon 670 shaping up


Coming in 2018

Qualcomm is doing well in the high end market, owning almost all of it and grabbing a lot of attention in the mainstream too.

Cannon Lake was supposed to be Gen 7
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 27 December 2017 08:43

Cannon Lake was supposed to be Gen 7


Intel's 10nm is two years late

Intel hasn't announced its 10nm processors, despite us expecting them before the end of 2017. While there is a good indication that we shall see 10nm from Intel in 2018, it means that Chipzilla is two years behind with 10nm.

How Snapdragon 845 snaps 25 to 30 percent faster
Published in Mobiles


From the horse's mouth

We know that Qualcomm has officially released the Snapdragon 845 but our key question is how the company managed to get a 30 percent performance increase using the same manufacturing process.

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 845
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 23:06

Qualcomm announces Snapdragon 845


SVP Alex Katouzian shows the chip

Qualcomm has just wrapped up the second Snapdragon technology event keynote and a small part of the keynote was the three year effort called the Snapdragon 845.

Qualcomm to live cast the new Snapdragon birth
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 30 November 2017 11:28

Qualcomm to live cast the new Snapdragon birth


December 5 at 10:30am PST/1:30 PM EST/ 6:30pm GMT

If you have been wondering what is going on with the Snapdragon 835 successor, Qualcomm confirmed last week that it plans to livecast the Second Annual Snapdragon Technology Summit Keynote.

Intel 10nm is better than everyone thinks
Published in Processors
Thursday, 30 November 2017 11:09

Intel 10nm is better than everyone thinks


But Intel wants higher yields

People are harrying Intel for being very late with 10nm which is true, but this does not mean that Intel couldn't ship the 10nm parts today. Intel has delayed the 10nm on purpose, as it wanted to get higher yields before it shifts to a smaller node.

Intel to have one more Radeon adventure
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 30 November 2017 08:17

Intel to have one more Radeon adventure


10nm Intel part

Kaby Lake G might not be the only flirtation between Intel and AMD (RTG), there are some future parts in the pipeline,  too.

Samsung starts 2nd-gen 10nm FinFET mass production
Published in News


Switching from 10nm LPE to 10nm LPP

Samsung has announced that it has geared up into mass production of its 2nd generation 10nm FinFET manufacturing process technology, moving from 10nm LPE (Low Power Early) to 10nm LPP (Low Power Plus).

First hints of 2018 Galaxy S9 surface
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 22 November 2017 10:29

First hints of 2018 Galaxy S9 surface


Exynox 8910 SoC 10nm

Samsung's own website has leaked that it might  call one of its future phones the Galaxy X, but this might not be the one that we expect under the Galaxy 9 designation.