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Rumor has iPad 3's A6 chip as faster dual-core, not quad

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An incidental rumor floated next to talk of a purported iPad 3 case back has raised the possibility that Apple's expected A6 chip isn't quad-core. Citing unnamed sources, The Verge claimed that it would stay dual-core but have a "significantly more powerful" graphics core. Although not mentioned, it's presumed the...
Rumor has iPad 3's A6 chip as faster dual-core, not quad

NVIDIA announces GeForce GTX 770 for under $400, says it's faster than last year's GTX 680

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It probably won't come as a huge surprise, given the GTX 780's appearance last week, but today's launch of the GTX 770 nevertheless brings us a very interesting product. The card is claimed to be about five percent faster than last year's much more expensive flagship, the GTX 680,...
NVIDIA announces GeForce GTX 770 for under $400, says it's faster than last year's GTX 680

Hands-on with Acer's 8-inch Windows 8 tablet, Iconia W3

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After months on the market, Windows 8 tablets have yet to rack up the sales Microsoft and PC vendors were originally hoping for. But on Monday Taiwanese PC maker Acer showed off what could be the first of many Windows 8 tablets to come in smaller screen sizes, following...
Hands-on with Acer's 8-inch Windows 8 tablet, Iconia W3

NVIDIA outs new mobile GPU line, boasts 'every leading notebook manufacturer' support

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In NVIDIA's ongoing efforts to monopolize the technical-sounding graphics card market, the California-based components manufacturer today announced a new mobile line of GPUs aimed at notebook computing. That's five new GPUs in total, with the GeForce GT 720M and 735M making up the "mainstream" segment, while the GT 740M,...
NVIDIA outs new mobile GPU line, boasts 'every leading notebook manufacturer' support

iPhone 5 benchmarks: Slower than the Galaxy S3, faster than the Nexus 7

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Over the weekend, the first iPhone 5 benchmarks have started to appear on Geekbench. The results, if they’re real, highlight two very interesting facts: The new core inside the A6 SoC is Apple’s own creation, rather than a Cortex-A9 or A15; and despite the new core, the latest dual- and...
iPhone 5 benchmarks: Slower than the Galaxy S3, faster than the Nexus 7
Purported Galaxy S IV pictures leak on a Chinese forum
Motorola’s Next Super Phone Leaked: Meet Verizon’s Droid RAZR HD

Intel's new Core i5 chip qualifies for protection plan

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Intel has rolled out a handful of new Core i5 desktop processors, including one that raises the clock speed and qualifies for a new protection plan under which CPUs can be replaced....
Intel's new Core i5 chip qualifies for protection plan

Moving beyond silicon to break the MegaHertz barrier

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We're rapidly closing in on a decade since the first desktop processors cleared the 3GHz mark, but in a stunning break from earlier progress, the clock speed of the top processors has stayed roughly in the same neighborhood since. Meanwhile, the feature shrinks that have at least added additional...
Moving beyond silicon to break the MegaHertz barrier

HTC Golf leaks as larger, faster entry-level Android

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An upcoming entry-level handset from HTC, codenamed the Golf, has been outed by a test photo taken by its three-megapixel camera. Found by PocketNow, the image's EXIF data and other sources reveal the handset will ship with Android 4.0 onboard. The hardware specs are said to include a CPU with...
HTC Golf leaks as larger, faster entry-level Android
Nvidia's Tegra 4 beats Qualcomm's fastest Snapdrgon processor
The fourth-generation iPad's new GPU is a quad-core monster

AMD updates its FX processors: 8-core chip has 4GHz base clock, '15 percent' more oomph, $195 price tag

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If you get the impression that AMD is diverting its energy away from traditional CPUs and towards APUs and fresher PC form factors such as all-in-ones, then you're certainly right -- but you're also slightly ahead of the game. The company promises there's a still a good few years...
AMD updates its FX processors: 8-core chip has 4GHz base clock, '15 percent' more oomph, $195 price tag

Samsung Galaxy GTI9070 surfaces as the Galaxy S Advance

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The Galaxy GT-I9070 that surfaced in the past few days undergoing testing at the FCC has been given a name. Turning up in the Philippines, the new model has been dubbed the Galaxy S Advance. While originally thought to be a spin-off of the Galaxy S II, it appears like...
Samsung Galaxy GTI9070 surfaces as the Galaxy S Advance

Samsung at CES: Flexible displays, low-power LCDs, and all-new CPU designs

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Samsung’s CES keynote was an all-around look at the work the company is doing on a variety of fronts. CPU technology was front and center, including the announcement of the new Exynos 5 Octa. This new chip is the first SoC to implement ARM’s big.LITTLE architecture from any manufacturer. The Exynos...
Samsung at CES: Flexible displays, low-power LCDs, and all-new CPU designs

New iMacs on sale now starting at $1,299, we unbox both of them

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This is more of a PSA than anything else: just like Apple said they'd be, the new iMacs are on sale today, with the 21.5-inch model available right away and the 27-inch version shipping in December. The smaller guy starts at $1,299, though there's also a more tricked-out $1,499...
New iMacs on sale now starting at $1,299, we unbox both of them

Mobile chip wars rage on as Samsung debuts its quad-core

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Samsung introduced its next generation mobile chip, the Exynos 4 Quad, on Thursday, with claims of faster speeds and lower power consumption. The company is planning debut the Galaxy S III smartphone next week, which Samsung says will be the first handset to use the new chip. The new Exynos...
Mobile chip wars rage on as Samsung debuts its quad-core

NVIDIA reveals GeForce GTX 700M series GPUs for notebooks -- we go eyes-on

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We've already seen a couple of new desktop GTX cards from NVIDIA this month, and if the mysterious spec sheet for MSI's GT70 Dragon Edition 2 laptop wasn't enough of a hint, the company's got some notebook variants to let loose, too. The GeForce GTX 700M series, officially announced...
NVIDIA reveals GeForce GTX 700M series GPUs for notebooks -- we go eyes-on

Apple's A6 Chip Confirmed to Carry Triple-Core Graphics

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As part of its report on Apple's custom ARM chip design for the A6 found in the iPhone 5, AnandTech speculated that the improved graphics performance in the iPhone 5 was achieved through the use of a triple-core PowerVR SGX 543MP3 graphics processing unit (GPU) rather than doubling the clock...
Apple's A6 Chip Confirmed to Carry Triple-Core Graphics
AMD E-Series Brazos 2.0 coming soon to power $599 ultra-thin laptops

Asus drops quad-core Tegra 3 in favor of dual-core S4 in new Transformer tablet

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In a move that will shock and disgust bleeding-edge technophiles everywhere, Asus has announced at Mobile World Congress 2012 that its new Transformer Pads — the high-end Infinity Series — will use the recently-announced dual-core Qualcomm S4 SoC. The critically acclaimed Transformer Prime, the Infinity Series’ predecessor which was released...
Asus drops quad-core Tegra 3 in favor of dual-core S4 in new Transformer tablet

Intel releases Core i7-3820 CPU, proves Sandy Bridge E isn't entirely elitist

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The cost of entry to the LGA-2011 party just tumbled by around $250 thanks to Chipzilla's Core i7-3820 processor. It's a proper Sandy Bridge E processor with PCIe 3.0 support and more PCIe lanes, more memory bandwidth and room for more RAM compared to older platforms, but of course it's...
Intel releases Core i7-3820 CPU, proves Sandy Bridge E isn't entirely elitist

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 review round-up: 'just get here if you can'

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While the world still waits for the GTX 680 to reach Newegg, NVIDIA has pushed ahead with the next card down in its stack: the $399 GTX 670. This more affordable card keeps most of the main Kepler credentials intact, but it necessarily makes a few compromises on the...
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 review round-up: 'just get here if you can'

How the iPhone 5 got its 'insanely great' A6 processor

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It's hard not to be impressed by the A6 engine in the new iPhone 5, since it's now proven to deliver a double-shot of great performance and class-leading battery life. But silicon stories like that don't happen over night or even over the course of a year -- in...
How the iPhone 5 got its 'insanely great' A6 processor

Motorola Officially Outs The RAZR i, Its First Intel-Powered Smartphone

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Intel’s mobile chipsets have popped up in a handful of devices over the past few months, but Motorola — arguably the biggest of Intel’s smartphone partners — has been content to keep quiet about the fruits of its efforts longer than others. Well, that wait is finally over. Motorola officially...
Motorola Officially Outs The RAZR i, Its First Intel-Powered Smartphone

New Intel Core i7 Extreme Edition chip cracks 3GHz barrier

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Intel has started shipping 21 new processors for laptops and desktops, including a new Core i7 chip with a base clock speed of 3GHz, a new high for the company's mobile processors based on the Ivy Bridge microarchitecture....
New Intel Core i7 Extreme Edition chip cracks 3GHz barrier

Origin ships EON17-X notebook with dual GTX 580M graphics

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Origin PC has finally begun shipping its EON17-X flagship gaming notebook, which was first unveiled last week. The notebook is designed to serve as a desktop replacement, featuring a choice between several desktop processors including Intel's six-core i7-3960X chip with a 15MB cache and 3.3GHz clock speed.......
Origin ships EON17-X notebook with dual GTX 580M graphics

HTC Endeavor specs revealed in leaked ROM: Tegra 3, 720p, Sense 4.0

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HTC fans spent the last couple of days (i.e., their weekend) unpicking a leaked ROM Update Utility for an officially non-existent handset called the 'Endeavor.' The specs revealed so far include a 1280 x 720 display spread over 4.7-inches, a quad-core Tegra 3 processor, eight-megapixel rear shooter, front-facing camera,...
HTC Endeavor specs revealed in leaked ROM: Tegra 3, 720p, Sense 4.0

Nokia Lets Lumia Owners Design Their Own 3-D-Printed Case

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The Finnish handset maker is, it announces, "the first major phone company to begin embracing the 3-D printing community." Nokia, the embattled phone company, announced the release of its design files to enable Lumia 820 users to 3-D-print their own custom phone cases. The firm is already using the...
Nokia Lets Lumia Owners Design Their Own 3-D-Printed Case

A Detailed Look At Tizen on Samsung’s First Prototype Device

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Tizen just hit the 1.0 release last week (codenamed Larkspur), and at the Tizen Conference I’ve had the chance to play with the prototype device that Samsung has been handing out to developers to test their applications. Its basically a super large screen device, (my guess is about 4.3-4.7″ inches,...
A Detailed Look At Tizen on Samsung’s First Prototype Device
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?