MOBILE NEWS

June 3rd, 2014, 9:00 PM

Kaveri Mobile APUs; AMD’s FX Reincarnated

AMD’s Kaveri architecture has finally made its way into the notebook / mobile market. With it, we will see a reincarnation of the legendary FX-series but this time in APU form.

January 9th, 2014, 8:49 AM

MSI Shows Off New Notebooks at CES 2014

MSI’s notebook lineup is quickly expanding with new offerings for the gaming and professional markets. First up is the GT60, a mid-level 15.6” notebook which targets the professional market’s content creators. It boasts a 3K high color accuracy display alongside a Quadro 3100M GPU and a SteelSeries keyboard: Next is the GT Dominator which is [...]

January 7th, 2014, 7:06 AM

NVIDIA CES 2014 Press Conference Coverage

NVIDIA’s CES 2014 press conference may not have included any big surprises, but the new Tegra K1 was shown and some other technologies were refined. Hardware Canucks had a front row seat at NVIDIA’s CES 2014 press conference and our editors Matt and Dmitry provide a full video rundown.

August 7th, 2013, 7:46 PM

Samsung Galaxy S4 Smartphone Review

Samsung’s latest flagship, the Galaxy S4 is the quintessential superphone.  It has a large, 5″ AMOLED screen, an ultra fast CPU / GPU combination and more features than we can hope to cover.  It really is one of the best smartphones around.

July 30th, 2013, 9:00 PM

NVIDIA SHIELD Review; Android and More

NVIDIA’s SHIELD has been teased for months and now launch has finally arrived.  Is it everything NVIDIA promised?  Can it break out of its predetermined Android mold?  You bet!

July 1st, 2013, 8:35 PM

MSI GX70 Gaming Notebook Review; AMD A10-5750M Tested

An A10-5750M APU within a gaming notebook may seem like an oxymoron but MSI’s GX70 makes it work by harnessing the graphics power of an HD 8970M.  This is packed into a 17.3″ notebook that costs just $1300.

June 26th, 2013, 10:56 AM

Verizon Jumps the Border, Offers $700 Million for Wind Mobile

After long claiming that it was interested in entering the Canadian market, Verizon has offered $700 million for Wind Mobile and is supposedly in talks with Mobilicity When the Canadian government began a wireless spectrum auction in 2008, many were hopeful that new competition would emerge, giving Canadian subscribers more options in our overpriced cell [...]

June 26th, 2013, 9:00 AM

NVIDIA SHIELD Hands-On Preview

SHIELD is a grand experiment to integrate various elements of NVIDIA’s product stack into a single cohesive device that transcends previous handheld gaming devices.  It does this by integrating  ecosystems from Android, the PC and online HD streaming  in new and interesting ways.

June 6th, 2013, 6:48 AM

Where is Windows RT at Computex?

Much like the Computexes of the past two years, tablets have been in the spotlight at Computex 2013. The event’s keynotes, from the likes of ASUS, AMD, and Intel have all been focused on outlining the respective company’s plans to conquer the mobile space. As such, virtually every company that has the mandate and capability [...]

June 4th, 2013, 7:41 AM

Taking on ARM Defines Intel’s Announcements at Computex 2013

There once was a time when Intel was in crisis mode. While it could make a damn fine processor that ran circles around its competition in speed tests, growth in that sector is non-existent thanks to the market shifting towards a mobile centric growth structure. If Intel didn’t move with the market, it wouldn’t necessarily [...]