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iPhone 8 to feature a ‘function area’ instead of Touch ID, claims Ming-Chi Kuo

According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the upcoming iPhone 8 will feature a 5.8-inch sized display, but the usable screen space will only be 5.15-inches. That’s because the rest of the space will be taken up by a “Function area” at the bottom. As previous reports have indicated, Apple’s 10th Anniversary iPhone

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Asus DSL-AC88U is the company’s fastest modem router yet

Asus has announced its fastest model router yet, the new DSL-AC88U. The ultra-fast AC3100 dual-band Wi-Fi modem router supports the latest high-speed G.fast DSL standard, in addition to the existing ADSL, ADSL2/2+ and VDSL2 standards. It supports Ethernet-based internet (WAN) connections as well, so you can connect to an existing

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NVIDIA GeForce ‘Game Ready’ 378.66 WHQL driver now available

NVIDIA has rolled out new GeForce ‘Game Ready’ 378.66 WHQL driver that brings optimization for Sniper Elite 4, For Honor, and Halo Wars 2. A key new feature included with this release is the Video SDK 8.0 with high-bit-depth (10/12-bit) decoding (VP9/HEVC), OpenGL input surface support for encoder, weighted prediction,

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Apple iPhone 8 rumored to feature a glass body with a stainless steel frame

Citing Apple’s supply chain sources, Taiwanese publication DigiTimes has published a new report that claims the upcoming iPhone 8 with an OLED display will feature a glass casing with a stainless steel frame in the middle. The 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhone 7s models on the other hand are said to continue

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Vernee Apollo 2 to feature Helio X30 deca-core SoC & 8GB of RAM

Chinese smartphone maker Vernee announced at CES this year that it will be announcing the first MediaTek Helio X30-powered smartphone in February this year. More details on the smartphone surfaced online today, courtesy of leakster Roland Quandt. The Helio X30 is going to be MediaTek’s flagship mobile chipset for the year,

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Intel’s 8th-generation Cannonlake to be 15% faster than Kaby Lake

Intel is slated to unveil its eighth-generation Cannonlake hardware sometime later this year, and in an investor meeting held earlier this month, the vendor has announced that Cannonlake will be 15% faster than the current-gen Kaby Lake. Intel didn't share any performance figures, instead basing its statements on a SysMark benchmark. Given

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Intel Xeon E7-8894 v4 24-core processor announced, priced at $8898

Intel has introduced its newest flagship Xeon processor aimed at the enterprise segment, the Xeon E7-8894 v4. As the newest flagship processor for servers, the E7-8894 v4 is the fastest Xeon processor that Intel has produced yet. The Broadwell-EX chip packs a total of 24 physical cores and 48 threads

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Only 8% Of Advertisers Are Currently Thinking Of Using VR

As time goes on, it seems that there is only bad news for VR these days. Facebook has been facing nothing but bad news for the last month. Sony is not being forthcoming with when the next batch of PSVR headsets is shipping. Now, there are reports which cast doubt

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AMD 8-core Ryzen benchmark show up on Ashes Of The Singularity database

A recent entry in the Ashes of the Singularity benchmarks database highlights an interesting CPU: an 8-core AMD Ryzen with Hyper Threading enabled. The listing reveals that the benchmark was carried out using a GeForce Titan X, with the Ryzen CPU clocked at 4.0GHz with a base clock of 3.6GHz. Considering the test was

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Asus BRT-AC828 Dual WAN VPN Wi-Fi router goes on sale in Singapore at S$559

The Asus BRT-AC828 Dual-WAN VPN router announced in December last year is finally available in Singapore. The AC2600-class Wi-Fi router has been priced at S$559 and comes with a 3-year warranty. The BRT-AC828 features a four-transmit, four-receive (4x4) antenna configuration with fine-tuned power output for ensuring the best possible reception. Designed

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Acer outs a 38-inch Ultrawide curved monitor with AMD FreeSync

Acer has announced a new high-end monitor aimed at gamers, the XR382CQK. The 38-inch ultra-wide curved monitor boasts of an impressively high 2300 R curvature and supports AMD FreeSync variable refresh rate technology over the DisplayPort. The monitor uses a 37.5” IPS panel with a 3440 x 1600 resolution, 5ms response

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