Samsung Electronics and Globalfoundries to produce 70% of the A9 chip for the iPhone 6S

According to a report partners Samsung Electronics and Globalfounderies are said to have secured 70% of the orders for the A9 chip. This is the processor to be used on the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus, iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, or whatever Apple ends up calling the device. The news comes to […]

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 Leak reveals LG G4 sports Snapdragon 810 CPU and 16-megapixel camera

According to past reports, the LG G4 will sport a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor under the hood. A new report is re-confirming that LG’s new flagship will sport the CPU. It adds that it will also sport a 16-megapixel rear-facing camera. The screenshots you see above show Android 5.0 (Lollipop) dump, which reveal […]

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 Samsung reportedly ditches Snapdragon 810 for the Galaxy S6 due to overheating issues

According to previous rumours, the Snapdragon 810, Qualcomm’s octa-core processor with support for 64-bit architecture and a built-in kill switch, was suffering from overheating issues. The chip maker was quick to put a stop to these rumours, but it seems reports of the SoC’s issues continue to surface. A new report is saying that Samsung […]

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 At least 5 Sony-made devices to sport MediaTek processors in 2015?

Chip maker MediaTek has made it possible for device manufacturers such as Huawei, Alcatel, Lenovo, Acer, Vivo, Xolo, and Oppo to offer low-cost smartphone that pack quite a punch. Now, according to Chinese-speaking AppleDaily, Japanese tech giant Sony will be launching at least five MediaTek-sporting devices in 2015. According to the site’s sources, Sony smartphones […]

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 D-RAM market and Android reportedly holding back Samsung’s 64-bit processor smartphone – coming end of 2014 or early 2015

According to reports, Samsung 64-bit processors for smartphones have been ready for quite some time now. However, we are yet to hear about a Samsung-made device sporting the Korean tech giant’s 64-bit chip. According to Korean media, the D-RAM market and Android is holding back Samsung’s 64-bit smartphone. It adds that the device will only […]

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 Benchmark screenshots reveals LG G3 Quad HD screen – suggests MediaTek octa-core chip

A benchmark has revealed that a LG device with model number D-850 sports a 5.5-inch Quad HD screen (1400×2560 pixels) and suggests that the device will have a MediaTek octa-core chip under the hood. The D-850 is said to be the LG G3 for US network operator AT&T. The screenshot comes to us courtesy of […]

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 Upcoming Nexus 8 tablet to sport Intel’s 64-bit quad-core Moorefield chip – next version of Android to be called ‘Lollipop’?

According to a report, Google’s upcoming Nexus 8 tablet will have a 64-bit quad-core Moorefield chip by Intel under the hood. The same report also says that the next version of Android will be called “Lollipop.” The news comes to us courtesy of AndroidPit. According to the site, “The Intel chip in question is called […]

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 TSMC to handle most of A8 production for next iPhone – Apple to stop relying on Samsung?

According to a report, TSMC (Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co) had begun production of the A8 chip for the Apple iPhone 6, fueling speculation that the Cupertino firm was cutting ties with Samsung. Although the Korean tech giant and the Cupertino firm have been waging legal battles in various places around the world, Samsung was still […]

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 Octa-core Samsung Galaxy S5 appears in benchmark – still sports 1080p screen not QHD

Samsung has recently lifted the lid on the Samsung Galaxy S5, its new flagship. However, the handset’s rumoured version sporting an Exynos octa-core processor under the hood did not make an appearance at the trade show. Now, a benchmark has revealed the said handset. The Samsung SM-G900H has appeared on GFXBench, which was first spotted […]

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