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06.06.14
Huawei's first octa-core chip promises faster LTE than its rivals
06.06.14

Huawei's first octa-core chip promises faster LTE than its rivals

While MediaTek's trotting its way into the premium smartphone market with an LTE octa-core chip la...

By R. Lai,   06.06.14
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05.05.14
AMD plays both sides of the CPU wars with chips that use the same socket
05.05.14

AMD plays both sides of the CPU wars with chips that use the same socket

Typically, you can't reuse many parts when you switch processor technologies; if you change chips,...

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04.02.14
Intel's efficient 14nm processors to arrive on both enthusiast and entry systems
04.02.14

Intel's efficient 14nm processors to arrive on both enthusiast and entry systems

At IDF Shenzhen today, Intel briefly announced the 14nm successor to its budget 22nm Bay Trail pro...

By R. Lai,   04.02.14
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02.25.14
China's Allwinner also has an octa-core chip, touts powerful graphics
02.25.14

China's Allwinner also has an octa-core chip, touts powerful graphics

Samsung, MediaTek, Huawei and even Qualcomm are now in the octa-core SoC game, but there's always...

By R. Lai,   02.25.14
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02.24.14
Broadcom's new 5G WiFi chip promises up to twice the real-world speed
02.24.14

Broadcom's new 5G WiFi chip promises up to twice the real-world speed

It's great to have speedy 802.11ac WiFi in a smartphone, but the technology doesn't always live up...

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02.23.14
MediaTek's latest processor brings 64-bit to mid-range smartphones
02.23.14

MediaTek's latest processor brings 64-bit to mid-range smartphones

You won't have to fork over a lot of cash to get a 64-bit smartphone this year -- at least, not if...

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02.10.14
Broadcom's new chips could put fast LTE in your budget smartphone
02.10.14

Broadcom's new chips could put fast LTE in your budget smartphone

While entry-level smartphones are getting to be quite good these days, few of them have fast LTE;...

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01.16.14
Huawei joins the octa-core club with a high-spec mobile chip of its own
01.16.14

Huawei joins the octa-core club with a high-spec mobile chip of its own

It's been a year since Huawei's Richard Yu's teased his company's octa-core HiSilicon system-on-ch...

By R. Lai,   01.16.14
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