Apple is rumored to be planning a March 2017 iPad unveil, but low yield rates along its supply chain could impact that timeline. DigiTimes reports Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and Samsung have encountered issues with their 10-nanometer manufacturing.
MediaTek is playing a catch up with Samsung, Qualcomm and Apple. All three companies have chipsets that are very similar in terms of performance, while MediaTek, Huawei and others are a level below. MediaTek has been trying to release a chipset that would pair with the offerings
SK Hynix has quietly unveiled its new 8 GB LPDDR4 mobile DRAM package that is aimed ath future smartphones and tablets. The chips will be made using the older 21nm manufacturing process, but will offer better price/performance ratio compared to the more efficient 10nm process
Shortly after @evleaks posted an image of LG G Pad III 10.1, the company has officially unveiled the tablet. The tablet is now available in South Korea, but the exact pricing has yet to be revealed by LG. Since its predecessor was priced at around $180, expect to see similar
Tablets aren't having much success nowadays as most smartphones are big and good enough for almost every user. On the other hand, there are some people that need tablet for some other things and Xiaomi is counting on them with its upcoming Mi Pad 2 successor.
A day after appearing on GFXBench, Qualcomm's flagship chipset has been spotted on yet another popular benchmarking website. The AnTuTu listing only confirmed what the GFXBench showed and that is the impressive performance of Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835.
Companies are slowly finalizing their flagship smartphones for next year, and one of the first to announce new devices will be Samsung and Xiaomi. Both the Xiaomi Mi 6 and Samsung Galaxy S8 will also feature Qualcomm's high-end Snapdragon 835 chipset.
Smartphone companies are mostly focused on developing better hardware or on design, and that is one of the main reasons why we haven't seen any improvements in the battery department. If there wasn't for more power-efficient chipsets, the battery life on current smartphones would
Microsoft might not have big success with smartphones, but the rest of mobile lineup have been well accepted, especially the new Surface Book laptops and Surface Pro tablets. For 2017, Microsoft is preparing to launch a successor to the Surface Pro 4, which should be released
If you are looking for a new tablet for your kids, then Verizon has something new for you. The carrier has now announced a new tablet called GizmoTab that is specifically designed for children aged between 3 and 8. The tablet has specifically design user interface so kids can
MediaTek's chipset are mostly used in entry-level or mid-range smartphones, as Qualcomm is untouchable on the high-end market. However, the company is not giving up and is working hard on new high-end chipsets that will provide overall better performance.
Every iPhone and iPad so far has included a home button, but Macotakara (Japan) reports Apple might be ready to give up the component. The company's upcoming iPads, due to be released in the spring, will reportedly lack a home button. This may enable a nearly bezel-less design.
Qualcomm and Samsung have recently announced the Snapdragon 835, which is going to be Qualcomm's flagship SoC, and probably exclusive to some smartphones and companies. One of the first smartphones is rumoured to be the Galaxy S8, alongside Xiaomi Mi 6.
Mobile chipset manufacturers are working on their new models for 2017 and we could see decent improvements from almost every manufacturer. Qualcomm is getting ready for high-end segment with Snapdragon 835, Samsung has its own Exynos 8995, MediaTek has Helio X35, but mid-range
After releasing new iPhones, MacBooks, smartwatch and other products, Apple has switched its focus on its iPad lineup. It has been a while since we last time saw a new iPad, but that's justified because tablet market is shrinking and it is a matter of time before companies stop
Most flagship smartphones are powered by either Snapdragon 820 or Snapdragon 821, but we know that Qualcomm is working on a new chipset for 2017 flagship smartphones. The Snapdragon 835 will have big improvements under the hood and will arrive in the first half of 2017.
Another report has come out claiming Apple is going to release a 10.5-inch iPad next year. The latest claim originates along the company's Taiwanese supply chain, which described the iPad as an "education and enterprise" model. The same claim was made earlier this year.
The original Huawei Matebook features a 12-inch display and since the company has plans to double its tablet shipments next year, they have some big changes coming to the next-gen Matebook. According to a new report, Huawei plans to release two different sizes of the tablet.
MediaTek has just announced a new chipset that enables 4K content streaming from smartphones to 4K-ready TVs or set-top boxes. The new UltraCast technology extends standard Wi-Fi Certified Miracast technology by adding the ability to stream content in 4K.
We wrote about the possible Microsoft Surface Pro 4 tablet killer a few days ago, and as promised the company behind the Eve V tablet has now launched Indiegogo campaign. The interesting thing behind it is that all of the main parts were based on feedback from the Eve community.