AMD hopes 15% of servers will be ARM-based
Published in Processors

 

By 2019 says, CFO

AMD definitely plans to win back some market share in the server space with ARM-based chips. 

AMD hopes for $1bn more revenue from semicustoms in 2016
Published in Processors


New designs signed and coming

AMD is hoping it can ramp up production of semicustom chips and boost revenue in the long run. 

AMD says the future of Mantle is DirectX 12
Published in Graphics


Focus on DirectX 12 instead

It looks like the Mantle API developed by AMD is slowly reaching its end of its useful life.

Samsung Exynos 7420 14nm, a closer look
Published in Mobiles


64-bit, big.LITTLE Cortex-A57 at 2.1GGHz, A53 at 1.5GHz

Samsung had a rather short press conference, not talking that much about what is inside its new flagship Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge phones, at least not in terms of silicon. 

T-Mobile Germany prices Galaxy S6 at €699,95
Published in Mobiles


Galaxy S6 Edge is €849.95 contract-free

The Samsung Galaxy S6 looks like a great device, the best Galaxy device in a while, and some mobile providers have already priced the S6, along with the curved S6 Edge. 

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are official
Published in Mobiles


64-bit 14nm Exynos with 5.1-inch 577ppi screen

Samsung has just officially announced the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge phones. Both phones share the same DNA and the only difference is that the S6 Edge has a dual-side curved screen. 

Samsung Pay live with Galaxy S6, S6 Edge
Published in Mobiles


Credit cards, debit cards, NFC, MST

Samsung has finally introduced the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge phones that will bring Samsung Pay mobile payments to America and Korea this summer. 

HTC Grip smartband announced
Published in Wearables


Under Armor cooperation, $199

HTC has announced its first wearable, and it is not a smartwatch. The device is called HTC Grip and as you can imagine it is a smartband. 

Valve and HTC announce VR headset
Published in Wearables


It's called HTC Vive

HTC has just announced the One M9 smartphone, the HTC Grip smartband and a Valve cooperation on a device called Vive - a Virtual Reality headset.  

MediaTek announces Cortex-A72/A53 quad-core tablet SoC
Published in Mobiles


28nm MT8173 is a big.LITTLE quad

MediaTek is definitely Qualcomm's number one competitor in the smartphone space, and the company has just announced rather interesting product for tablets as well.