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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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01.07.14
Qualcomm to bet big on tablets and connected cars in 2014, says CEO-elect
01.07.14

Qualcomm to bet big on tablets and connected cars in 2014, says CEO-elect

At Qualcomm's CES press event, CEO-elect Steve Mollenkopf took the stage to share his optimistic -...

By R. Lai,   01.07.14
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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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10.15.13
Intel delays Broadwell chips to early 2014 due to production yield problems
10.15.13

Intel delays Broadwell chips to early 2014 due to production yield problems

We hope you weren't dead set on buying devices using Intel's Broadwell processors, as the company...

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09.10.13
Intel announces Quark system on a chip, the company's smallest to date
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09.10.13

Intel announces Quark system on a chip, the company's smallest to date

The hits keep coming from IDF. After showing off svelte new 14nm silicon built for laptops, CEO Br...

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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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07.29.13
MediaTek's MT8135 SoC does dual-core big.LITTLE MP, packs PowerVR Series6 GPU
07.29.13

MediaTek's MT8135 SoC does dual-core big.LITTLE MP, packs PowerVR Series6 GPU

It'll be a while before MediaTek's true octa-core SoC makes its glorious arrival, but for the time...

By R. Lai,   07.29.13
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07.22.13
New Exynos 5 Octa: 20 percent more CPU power, over twice the 3D graphics oomph
07.22.13

New Exynos 5 Octa: 20 percent more CPU power, over twice the 3D graphics oomph

Samsung couldn't help itself last week when it teased a new Exynos 5 Octa system on a chip, and no...

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