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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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06.20.13
Qualcomm grows Snapdragon 200 family with six new chips, targets emerging markets
06.20.13

Qualcomm grows Snapdragon 200 family with six new chips, targets emerging markets

Just because Qualcomm's gone to plaid (aka. reached ludicrous speed) with its Snapdragon 800 flags...

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06.18.13
NVIDIA to license graphics tech to other companies, starting with Kepler
06.18.13

NVIDIA to license graphics tech to other companies, starting with Kepler

To use NVIDIA's graphics technology, you've typically had to buy gadgets using NVIDIA chips -- goo...

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06.18.13
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MDP benchmarks: prepare for ludicrous speed
06.18.13

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MDP benchmarks: prepare for ludicrous speed

Today we had a chance to play with Qualcomm's latest MDP devices (tablet and phone) which pack the...

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