Google seemingly interested in designing its own chipset

#Google already stepped into the hardware game with the remarkable #PixelC tablet. A new report now talks of Google’s intentions to step into the mobile SoC game as well, following in the footsteps of #Apple and #Samsung who already develop their own chipsets. Well, it seems like Google’s intention to manufacture its own chipsets stems from

How to Choose a Smartphone Guide Processor

How to Choose a Smartphone Guide: Processor

There so many Smartphones in market nowadays. Each brand or Smartphone model comes with unique features that make them stand out. On the part of consumers, choosing among them can be quite hard. So, if you happened to be overwhelmed and confused as well with the influx of these devices, this guide and the others

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini has improved processor, battery

A new report shows that the AT&T Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini sports a different set of specifications compared to the international variant. Sam Mobile notes that the device that AT&T is selling has the 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Play MSM8930 on board as well as a 2000mAh battery. For comparison, the variant that was launched late last

intel haswell

Intel unveils Haswell quad-core microprocessor

Intel has unveiled their fourth-generation core microarchitecture Haswell today, they have unveiled the quad-core version of their processors for laptops and desktops. The chip manufacturer has been teasing Haswell for the last year and have made massive claims about the chip saying that it will increase battery life by 50% for supported laptops, also graphics

Apple, Intel Working on New Venture

Apple and Intel are likely brewing another joint venture that would further enhance the processing capabilities of mobile devices such as iPhone and next-generation iPads. RBC Capital markets provided an intriguing idea that would further strengthen the business relationship between the two tech pioneers. RBC analyst Doug Freedman said Apple might be considering a new

Samsung Cranks Up Processor Pricing For Apple By 20 Percent

Reports and sources are coming in saying that Samsung Electronics has decided to increase the price of application processors for Apple’s iPad and iPhone devices by a whopping 20%. I guess that’s one way to pay for Samsung’s legal fees in court cases with Apple. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple had originally

AMD unveils new Z-Series processor dubbed as ‘Hondo’

While ARM-based processors dominate the tablet market today, Microsoft’s Windows 8 provides x86-based CPUs a fresh shot at the market. Intel was the first one to adapt to the growing market but Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) shows no sign of backing down in the competition it is well-acquainted with. Consequently, the company recently announced its

MediaTek to launch quad-core processor by year end

If you are one of those guys who take a close look at specs of every phone, you would definitely know about this company named MediaTek. MediaTek is Taiwan’s biggest chip designer and is a leading fabless semiconductor company for wireless communications and digital multimedia solutions. Their processors are found on array of devices. They

Samsung Unveils Exonys 4212 Processor

Samsung’s semiconductor division unveiled the next Exonys processor dubbed the Exonys 4212 processor in Taiwan yesterday.  Samsung released the news during the Samsung Mobile Solutions Forum at the Westin Tapei. The Exonys 4212 is the follow up to Samsung’s current Exonys the 4210. The 4210 is the processor found in most of the Samsung Galaxy

Does Nvidia’s Quad Core Kal-El Processor Have A Fifth Core

Our good friend and hockey buff Ina Fried over at AllthingsD reported a doozey of a story today for those anxiously awaiting the arrival of tablets and Android phones featuring Nvidia’s new quad core “Kal-El” processor. According to Nvidia’s own reports Fried has reported that the quad core processor actually has a fifth core.  Nvidia