As engineering samples make their way to OEMs, more information on AMD’s first HSA supporting APU is expected soon.
An unknown Qualcomm SoC with model number APQ8084 has shown up in a benchmark, and it could be the successor to the company’s mighty Snapdragon 800 (APQ8974) chipset.
MediaTek has long been rumored to be working on an octa-core SoC, and the first leaked images of a tablet motherboard suggests that the Taiwanese semiconductor designer is close to unveiling it.
As widely expected, Intel finally officially announced the Ivy Bridge 22 nm refresh of its Xeon E5 family, the dual socket Xeon E5-26xx v2, this past week at the San Francisco IDF. While it took them longer than expected to get the new doritos out, Intel’s engineers used the extra time pretty well. First, this
Silvermont (Atom) and Haswell (Core) are great mobile-oriented microarchitectures, but will the OEMs make enough compelling designs in time for the holiday buying season?
Gigabyte has updated its BRIX mini-PC and fitted it with Intel’s dual-core hyper-threading Haswell processors, delivering “stunning visuals and edge-of-your-seat performance in an ultra-small package.”
Samsung has announced that a new version of its Exynos 5 Octa SoC will be able to operate all eight cores at the same time, making it a true “octa-core” chipset.
Bay Trail-T benchmark shows that Intel is bringing some serious competition to the mobile game.
Core i7-4820K price appears before the embargo lifts, Taiwanese retailer listing the chip for $380 ($11,390 TWD)
How does AMD’s final 8-core FX salvo compare with Intel’s 22nm enthusiast 6-core flagship?
VR-Zone had a chat with Qualcomm’s Senior Vice President of Product Management Raj Talluri about trends in the mobile sector.
Although it’s technically not yet confirmed, it’s no longer a national secret that Nokia is working on a 6-inch “phablet”. Codenamed “Bandit”, the big guy is reportedly headed for AT&T and could be the first WP8-based device to come with a full HD screen and quad-core CPU in tow.
Abandoned by virtually every old Tegra 3 partner, including big names of the mobile industry such as Google, Asus, HTC or Sony, Nvidia has only a couple of cards left to play with the new, zippy but pricey and power-demanding Tegra 4 chips.
If our sources are accurate, the enigmatic FX-9590 (four Piledriver modules at 4.7GHz with a 5GHz turbo) will be the final legacy of the performance FX “big cores” from AMD. What tests or benchmarks would you like us to run in our upcoming review?
The six-core HEDT Sandy Bridge-E Core i7 was in fact a large eight-core Sandy Bridge-EP Xeon E5 with two cores and outside QPI turned off. What about its upcoming Ivy Bridge-E follow on?
Tegra has been hard pressed for design wins in tablets, but Nvidia promises the SoC has a future with the Surface 2 and Nvidia Tab.
AMD’s top channel salesman sat down with VR-Zone to talk about his upcoming program to pitch the current breed of Richland APUs as an almost as good alternative to Intel’s Haswell processors.
Pricing to start at $310 and a release date of September 10 expected.
Intel is planning on launching its Core i7-4771 in the fall to take its premium line to 2014 when it plans to launch a refresh of Haswell. VR-Zone got its hands on a copy of the chip early to run some benchmarks.
Intel’s U, Y and H series of chips to get the Broadwell architecture while the M series will stay with Haswell.