At a press conference, held in Taiwan, TSMC announced it had started working on a 5 nm tech process that will be used for the manufacturing of future processors and electronic components. In addition to this TSMC vowed it would aggressively... Read more
While gamers and hardware enthusiasts have had their eyes stuck on the brand new GeForce GTX 980 Ti graphics card, one big event has quietly taken place – NVIDIA has taped out its first Pascal GPU with the help of TSMC.
The new GPU... Read more
MediaTek has been playing with multicore processors for smartphones for quite some time lately, promising to release 10-core chips. Now if you think that is a joke, think again – the Taiwanese company is ready to launch 10-core smartphone... Read more
People who own smartphones are likely familiar with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon mobile CPU brand but chances are they know nothing of the company that makes them. Well, it is not Qualcomm – instead they are made by TSMC, a Taiwanese company that... Read more
At the on-going MWC 2015 Intel has officially presented its first SoFIA chips and more precisely the Atom x3 generation. The new chips are the first Atom processors that carry product numbers designed to describe performance and features. As... Read more
There’s a law in the hardware world that is always in force – there is constantly something better around the corner that shows up just days after you have made your last hardware purchase. This is no fun but there is no other way except to... Read more
Since its launch some weeks ago the Apple iPhone 6 has been an instant hit but as it usually happens there’s a version that sells better than another one. In this case the culprit is the iPhone 6 Plus, whose demand has exceeded Apple’s... Read more
It appears that there are some good and some bad news on the horizon for users of powerful 3D graphics cards. According to the latest information that surrounds NVIDIA the US GPU maker has delayed the release of its first 20 nm GPU, used in... Read more
AMD seems to have leaked some revolutionary information regarding its future GPU plans. Apparently the chip maker has detailed the first preliminary specs of the upcoming high-end Volcanic Islands family flagship – namely the Radeon HD 9970... Read more
ARM and TSMC have jointly announced the creation of the first ARM Cortex-A57 64-bit processor built on 16 nm FinFET technology.
The Cortex-A57 is a huge step forward for ARM as the chip is the highest performing ARM processor today and... Read more
The well-known and loved SandForce SF-2100 and SF-2200 SSD controller series just got an update in the form of a new metal layer designed to optimize power consumption and increase power efficiency. The update is nothing major but it’s still... Read more