Qualcomm confirms a major customer has ditched the Snapdragon 810

Nokia Lumia 1520 denied by Qualcomm and Snapdragon

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a processor discussed as much as Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810. The chip has been a consistently in the news for all the wrong reasons, and today the company may have confirmed one of the rumors surrounding its new 64-bit chip.

ARM Cortex-A17 CPU new architecture

ARM Cortex-A17 CPU new architecture

While we have seen more smartphones provided with higher resolution displays in recent times we have also seen the processors powering them getting more advanced, and today we have news of the ARM Cortex-A17 CPU with new architecture which will be good news for mid range smartphones. ARM has announced a new chip that is […]

Huawei Octa-Core 64-bit CPU follows iPhone 5S

Huawei Octa-Core 64-bit CPU follows iPhone 5S

The Apple iPhone 5S is already using the 64-bit CPU and there are rumors of the Galaxy S5 getting the same in the future, but keeping to the real news Huawei has revealed its new Octa-Core 64-bit CPU. Huawei is not only releasing one but three in total but for now here are two we […]

Samsung 3D V-NAND flash processors for future smartphones

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As well as reporting on the latest smartphones and tablets we try to inform readers about upcoming technology that could be used in future devices. Samsung 3D V-NAND flash processors are now going into mass production and could be produced for a multitude of mobile devices, such as tablets and smartphones. Samsung has just announced […]

Exynos 5 Octa 5420 increases power, GPU and battery

Exynos 5 Octa 5420 increases power, GPU and battery

Samsung obviously gains a lot of press for its smartphones but the manufacturer is also famous for producing good quality processors, and it also builds components that are designed by fierce rival Apple for its smartphones. The company has now unveiled officially the Exynos 5 Octa 5420 that increases GPU power with better battery performance. […]

Samsung Galaxy S4, Note 3 Exynos 5 Octa processor beauty

Samsung Galaxy S4, Note 3 Exynos 5 Octa processor beauty

There is a growing anticipation for what Samsung is going to launch into the smartphone world this year, and this has seen a number of rumours emerge about some of the company’s flagship devices to be released this year. Samsung has teased an image of its upcoming Exynos 5 Octa processor that could be seen […]

Exynos 5 Octa vs Tegra 4 vs NovaThor L8580 in Chip

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During last year we saw smartphone technology move onto quad core processors installed inside handsets, which was a step up from the dual core units that had become the norm previously. This year though we are leaping ahead again with up to eight cores on the horizon, and we are today looking at the Samsung […]

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa processor great for Galaxy S4

Samsung Exynos 5 Octa processor great for Galaxy S4

The CES 2013 event has so far provided some nice new mobile technology that is due for release soon or still undergoing development. Earlier this week we saw the next processor from Nvidia that will follow on from the widely used Tegra 3 quad core chip, but not to be outdone smartphone manufacturer Samsung has […]

Apple Project Azalea chip-making plant big shift

Apple Project Azalea chip-making plant big shift

It appears that chip maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd, might be considering having a chip making factory in up-state New York due to a report that has come to light that New York officials and Business Oregon, the state’s economic development agency are competing to attract a major chip maker that uses the codename […]

Apple bows down to Samsung in processor supplies

Apple bows down to Samsung in processor supplies

Although the mobile space sees quite a bit of legal fighting between Apple and Samsung, both basically need each other. Apple needs Samsung for its components, whilst Samsung need the revenue they gain by supplying those components to the iPhone maker, although Apple is trying to move away from Sammy. Apparently Samsung is the sole […]