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Mediatek outs MT6735 SoC platform to get smartphones to market cheaper and faster

64-bit SoC features an LTE modem that supports global wireless bands via CDMA2000

Wed Oct 15 2014, 17:03

Nvidia Shield Tablet will be available in the UK on 14 August

Will be launched at Gamescom in Cologne, Germany

Wed Aug 06 2014, 16:31

Mediatek unveils first octa-core mobile SoC

Eight to say I told you so

Wed Nov 20 2013, 17:03

Texas Instruments releases a single chip to handle Displayport, USB and power

Could spell the end of multiple ports on smartphones and tablets

Thu Aug 01 2013, 13:10

Toshiba announces a 13MP smartphone and tablet camera sensor

Touts full resolution 30fps recording

Fri Jul 05 2013, 11:55

Mediatek releases quad-core 1.5GHz ARM Cortex A7 chip for tablets

Mentions Lenovo as a customer

Wed May 29 2013, 16:32

Sandisk says Nvidia's Tegra 4 reference tablet design uses INAND chips

Will come in 16GB, 32GB and perhaps larger capacities

Mon Feb 25 2013, 17:13

Nvidia announces its Tegra 4i system on chip

Sports the firm's first software defined radio

Tue Feb 19 2013, 14:00

Qualcomm Snapdragon vs Samsung Exynos tablet processor benchmarks

Analysis We put Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon processor up against Samsung's Galaxy Note 10.1 Exynos chip

Tue Sep 11 2012, 09:48

Qualcomm announces a preview release of its Snapdragon SDK for Android

Wants developers to optimise for one chip

Wed Jun 27 2012, 13:50

Floods and slumping Tegra 2 sales hit Nvidia revenue forecast

Floods washed away sales

Wed Jan 25 2012, 14:04

Nokia picks ST-Ericsson for Windows Phone chips

Qualcomm loses its monopoly

Wed Nov 02 2011, 14:44

Nvidia takes a third of the Android tablet market with its Tegra 2 chip

Intel barely registers

Wed Aug 31 2011, 20:00

RIM subsidiary licenses a cryptography chip

Specialist chips for the men in black to crack

Mon Jun 06 2011, 13:41

ARM is confident it can take on Intel's mobile chips

Not afraid of 3D tri-gate Ivy Bridge

Mon May 09 2011, 16:53

MWC: Nvidia wants to cut mobile chips product cycle time

Aims for faster turnaround

Wed Feb 16 2011, 15:34

IDF: Intel kicks off Android reference design programme for low-cost tablets

An attempt to ramp up availability of Intel-based tablets worldwide

Thu Sep 11 2014, 13:31

Intel reveals plans for 14nm Bay Trail successor named Braswell

Will power Chromebooks with over 20 designs coming later this year

Thu Apr 03 2014, 12:49

Bring, buy or choose your work smartphone, tablet and laptop?

Share your views on the best approach to mobile at work

Mon Nov 11 2013, 15:34

Mediatek releases first Big Little chip that uses PowerVR Series 6 GPU

Touts OpenCL and DirectX 10 support

Mon Jul 29 2013, 13:10

Analysts claim 40 million quad-core smartphones were shipped in 2012

Impressive figures for high-end technology

Tue Jun 18 2013, 17:19

Intel releases Beacon Mountain Android IDE for Atom chips

Offers performance tuning for upcoming Silvermont chips

Tue May 21 2013, 10:20

Intel announces Atom dual-core Clovertrail+ Android chips

But all eyes are on Medfield

Mon Feb 25 2013, 11:14

Nvidia Tegra 4 details leak suggests a GPU performance bump

CPU core count remains the same

Tue Dec 18 2012, 14:22

ARM touts OpenCL and DirectX 11 support in Mali T600 refresh

GPGPU and Windows RT possibilities

Mon Aug 06 2012, 17:44

Intel claims Android is not ready for multi-core processors

Blames chip vendors for not doing enough

Thu Jun 07 2012, 12:16

Intel licenses NFC technology for its upcoming smartphone chip

Distant warning to ARM vendors

Wed Dec 14 2011, 11:34

ARM buys Prolific to speed up chip design process

Faster chips, faster

Tue Nov 01 2011, 16:26

AMD will stay out of the smartphone market

Sticks to its knitting

Tue Aug 09 2011, 16:13

Nvidia shows off its quad-core Kal-el Tegra chip

No word on battery life

Tue May 31 2011, 13:04

Intel will push Atom beyond Moore's Law to catch up with ARM

Hopes for a wider role for its pint sized chip

Wed May 18 2011, 12:17

Intel's Atom banks on Windows 7 for tablet success

Once again, Microsoft holds the key for Intel

Tue Apr 12 2011, 17:27

MWC: An early sign of Intel's mobile chip tips up

Bungs a wireless core into a SoC

Wed Feb 16 2011, 13:59

IFA: Intel launches 14nm fanless Core M processor for 2-in-1 devices

Promises to 'reinvent the notebook'

Fri Sep 05 2014, 16:30

CES: Acer Iconia A1-830 tablet video demo

We check out Acer's latest affordable Android tablet

Mon Jan 06 2014, 13:15

Intel launches Bay Trail Atom processors for mobile devices

Bay Trail Atom Z3000 series is twice as fast as Clover Trail

Wed Sep 11 2013, 17:00

Nvidia shows off Logan chip at Siggraph

Highlights CUDA and OpenGL 4.4 support

Thu Jul 25 2013, 12:10

Broadcom announces a quad-core 1.2GHz chip for midrange smartphones

Quad-core chips are set to be mainstream by the end of 2013

Thu Jun 13 2013, 16:18

Apple reportedly is working with TSMC to fab its A7 chip

Plans one final move away from Samsung

Thu Apr 11 2013, 11:35

Qualcomm announces a 'world band' 4G LTE baseband chip

A countermove to software defined radio

Fri Feb 22 2013, 12:10

Nvidia releases Geforce GTX 650 Ti graphics card

Kepler arrives in the mainstream

Tue Oct 09 2012, 17:45

Smartphones are at the mercy of battery designers

Column Chip makers need to invest in Joules not cores and MHz

Fri Jul 13 2012, 12:42

HTC looks to ST-Ericsson to design chips

Moves away from Qualcomm and Nvidia

Tue Apr 24 2012, 13:22

Qualcomm reveals 24 per cent rise in quarterly profits

Snapdragon and 3G bring home the bacon

Fri Nov 04 2011, 16:34

ARM announces its Cortex A7 processor

With a ‘Big.little’ dual processor approach

Thu Oct 20 2011, 10:28

Qualcomm reveals it does not have an exclusive on Microsoft's Windows Phone

Claims its chips are in devices due to merit

Fri Aug 05 2011, 16:20

ARM is set to grab half the mobile PC market by 2015

Computex 2011 UK chip design firm is also taking aim at the server market, but not 'til 2015

Mon May 30 2011, 07:39

Nvidia buys British baseband chip firm Icera for $367m

Bolsters its smartphone and tablet portfolio

Mon May 09 2011, 17:01

Head of Intel's mobility group takes a walk

Just before Intel's next big push

Tue Mar 22 2011, 12:52
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