MOBILE NEWS

June 3rd, 2014

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.

April 28th, 2014

AMD Mullins & Beema Mobile APUs Preview

Targeting the mainstream and low power mobile segments respectively, AMD’s Beema and Mullins APUs aim to improve upon Temash and Kabini through the use of a revised “Puma+” architecture.

June 2nd, 2013

Computex 2013: an AMD comeback, Windows 8.1 and More Tablets

What does the next year for computing hold? Well, in all likelihood you’ll find it at Computex. While January’s Consumer Electronics Show makes the case that the “big tent” expo is drifting out of relevancy, as manufacturers prefer the quiet of their own events to the cacophony of a shared space, Computex, in the heart of [...]

July 4th, 2011

Details Leaked on AMD’s Hondo APU

Details have been leaked out about AMD’s upcoming Hondo APU, the slated successor to their tablet oriented Desna APU. The Hondo chipset will be targeted towards upcoming Windows 8 devices, and will feature dual 1 GHz cores and a Radeon 6250 graphics core running at 276 MHz. While this is not a substantial improvement over [...]

July 4th, 2011

Intel Releases Low Voltage Mobile Celeron

In the shadow of Sandy Bridge and AMD’s Llano, Intel has decided to update their Celeron line of CPUs with the low voltage Celerom M 857. Aimed at mobile PCs, the Celeron M 857 has two cores clocked at 1.2GHz, a TDP of 17w, as well as 2Mb of L3 cache. The Celeron 857 M [...]

May 30th, 2011

NVIDIA Prepping Quad-Core Chip Gaming Demo for Computex

Later this week at Computex, NVIDIA will be demonstrating their new Kal-El platform, and showcasing some of the unique features of this new Quad-core chip. Earlier this year, NVIDIA unveiled the world’s first quad core processor for mobile devices. Dubbed “Project Kal-El”, this chip contained a 12 core NVIDIA GPU that supported 3D stereo all [...]

May 9th, 2011

NVIDIA to Acquire Baseband and RF Technology Leader Icera

 NVIDIA announced this morning that it has agreed to acquire Icera, a leading innovator of top-performing baseband processors for 3G and 4G cellular phones and tablets. Icera has more than 550 patents granted or pending worldwide, and its high speed wireless-modem products have been approved by more than 50 carriers across the globe. By combining [...]

June 23rd, 2009

Intel and Nokia Announce “Strategic Relationship” to Move Mobile Innovation Forward

Further uniting the Internet with mobile phones and computers, Intel Corporation and Nokia today announced a long-term relationship to develop a new class of Intel Architecture-based mobile computing device and chipset architectures which will combine the performance of powerful computers with high-bandwidth mobile broadband communications and ubiquitous Internet connectivity. To realize this shared vision, both [...]

June 15th, 2009

NVIDIA Launches 5 New Notebook GPU’s; Takes 40nm and DX10.1 Mobile

NVIDIA is adding the powerful GT200 based mGPU (Mobile GPU) graphics chips to the market with a new and improved G200M lineup.   The G200M’s bring bleeding edge technology to the mobile platform with the 40nm manufacturing process (something not even available on most of their mainstream desktops graphics cards at this time) GDDR5 memory, [...]

June 2nd, 2009

NVIDIA and Adobe Collaborate on GPU Acceleration for Flash Player

NVIDIA and Adobe Systems Inc. announced that they are collaborating as part of the Open Screen Project to optimize and enable Adobe® Flash® Player, a key component of the Adobe Flash Platform, to leverage GPU video and graphics acceleration on a wide range of mobile Internet devices, including netbooks, tablets, mobile phones and other on-the-go [...]