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ARM has confirmed Samsung will be unveiling 64-bit Exynos chips soon: 128-bit chips to follow

ARM has confirmed Samsung will be unveiling 64-bit Exynos chips soon: 128-bit chips to follow

By 19 November 2013

After Apple unveiled its 64-bit A7 processor in the iPhone 5S the internet has been aflutter with talk of Samsung also releasing a 64-bit chip. While Samsung didn’t deny it, we’ve had nothing too solid until now. READ: Samsung Galaxy S5 to get 64-bit... >>

AMD to offer cheap Intel Ultrabook alternative

AMD to offer cheap Intel Ultrabook alternative

By 18 January 2012

Ultrabooks are set to make a big splash in 2012, the thin but powerful form factor clearly a huge advantage for those who need to remain portable. The one snag is the expense, however it has been suggested that AMD is looking to produce a powerful and... >>

Samsung 2GHz Exynos 5250 hints at 3D Galaxy Tab

Samsung 2GHz Exynos 5250 hints at 3D Galaxy Tab

By 30 November 2011

We recently told you about rumours doing the rounds that Samsung would be unleashing quad-core tablets and phones rocking the Exynos 4412 chip. But whilst the 4412 is still to receive officialdom, the Korean giant has come clean with details of its latest... >>

Speedier 4G LTE iPhone incoming thanks to new Qualcomm chips

Speedier 4G LTE iPhone incoming thanks to new Qualcomm chips

By 17 November 2011

iPhone and iPads may finally be getting 4G LTE support thanks to Qualcomm and its new chips, which will make for a far more power efficient device and won't compromise Apple's iPhone design. It should also bring speed boosts in surfing and web downloads.... >>

Apple to ditch Samsung for iPad 3 chip?

Apple to ditch Samsung for iPad 3 chip?

By 15 July 2011

With all the legal wrangles going on between Apple and Samsung (you show me yours and I'll show you mine) it's easy to forget that the two tech giants are BFFs when it comes to chip production - Samsung manufactured the A4 chip that sits in your iPhone... >>

Intel Tri-Gate transistor paves way for gadgets of the future

Intel Tri-Gate transistor paves way for gadgets of the future

By 4 May 2011

2D transistors are so last year, and as such Intel has announced its brand new 3D transistor which should go some way to making the next generation of computing devices smaller, more efficient and, yes, more powerful. To be fair the older 2D planar transistors,... >>

Formay disk-on-chip SSD holds 64GB on size of a quarter

Formay disk-on-chip SSD holds 64GB on size of a quarter

By 29 March 2011

As a rule it pays if the gubbins that goes into powering consumer technology gets smaller, leaving more space for big screens and thinner form factors; which is why Formay's announcement of its new disk-on-chip (DOC) solid state hard drive is good news.... >>

iPhone 5 to rock A5 dual core chip

iPhone 5 to rock A5 dual core chip

By 10 March 2011

Wow, talk about a picture telling the story. We don't even really need to add any copy to this, do we? It's all fairly clear. Hang on, whaddya mean you don't get it? It's startlingly obvious isn't it? The above kernelcache.release file proves that the... >>

DivX Plus HD SoC allows 1080p mobile fun

DivX Plus HD SoC allows 1080p mobile fun

By 16 February 2011

Over in Barcelona at MWC, DivX, the digital video codec specialist, has announced the world’s first DivX Plus HD certified mobile system-on-chip (SoC) - the Renesas Mobile Corporation’s SH-Mobile MT1 (SH73704). Mobile phones used to be judged on their... >>

Qualcomm quad-core chip laughs in the face of dual-core ones

Qualcomm quad-core chip laughs in the face of dual-core ones

By 14 February 2011

Mobile World Congress is going gaga (not Lady Gaga) over dual-core processors in all their devices, but it seems next year it’s all going to be about quad-core. Qualcomm, the company that makes most of the chipsets in mobile phones (Windows Phone 7,... >>