Chipset

05.12.15
Yes, 10-core smartphones will be a thing in 2016
05.12.15

Yes, 10-core smartphones will be a thing in 2016

When MediaTek first launched an octa-core mobile processor back in late 2013, many folks -- includ...

By R. Lai,   05.12.15
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01.05.15
NVIDIA's next-gen X1 mobile chipset: a closer look at the numbers
01.05.15

NVIDIA's next-gen X1 mobile chipset: a closer look at the numbers

Earlier tonight, NVIDIA's Jen-Hsun Huang officially pulled back the curtain on the Tegra X1 -- a n...

By C. Velazco,   01.05.15
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09.09.14
With Qualcomm's Snapdragon 210, even the cheapest smartphones will get LTE
09.09.14

With Qualcomm's Snapdragon 210, even the cheapest smartphones will get LTE

While Qualcomm's dominating the premium and mid-range smartphone space, MediaTek's been taking car...

By R. Lai,   09.09.14
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11.20.13
MediaTek launches world's first true octa-core mobile chip, first devices due end of year
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11.20.13

MediaTek launches world's first true octa-core mobile chip, first devices due end of year

Qualcomm's nightmare has finally come true. Earlier today, MediaTek officially introduced the worl...

By R. Lai,   11.20.13
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08.29.13
Qualcomm trolls MediaTek's octa-core tech with not-so-subtle video (updated)
08.29.13

Qualcomm trolls MediaTek's octa-core tech with not-so-subtle video (updated)

When MediaTek announced that it would be producing true eight-core mobile processors later this ye...

By R. Lai,   08.29.13
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07.10.13
TSMC reports record sales high for June, keeps rumors of an Apple deal alive
07.10.13

TSMC reports record sales high for June, keeps rumors of an Apple deal alive

Taiwanese chip manufacturer TSMC just reported a record sales high for June, announcing a jump of...

By S. Silbert,   07.10.13
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07.02.13
MediaTek to launch true 8-core, 2GHz MT6592 chipset in November?
07.02.13

MediaTek to launch true 8-core, 2GHz MT6592 chipset in November?

Samsung may already have its 8-core Exynos 5 Octa offering, but the original "big.LITTLE" implemen...

By R. Lai,   07.02.13
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06.17.13
Intel leak reveals 8-core Haswell-E series desktop CPU for late 2014
06.17.13

Intel leak reveals 8-core Haswell-E series desktop CPU for late 2014

Now that Haswell's available in consumer-grade laptops, it's time to look at what's next on Intel'...

By D. Cooper,   06.17.13
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06.07.13
Texas Instruments brings fast charging, extended life to Li-ion batteries
06.07.13

Texas Instruments brings fast charging, extended life to Li-ion batteries

Yesterday Texas Instruments introduced a couple of new chipsets (fuel gauge an charger ICs) design...

By M. Joire,   06.07.13
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