Samsung unveils its mid-range Exynos 7872 SoC
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 17 January 2018 23:57

Samsung unveils its mid-range Exynos 7872 SoC


14nm SoC with hexa-core Cortex-A73 and Cortex-A53 CPU cores

Samsung announced its newest SoC built on 14nm FinFET manufacturing process and aimed at mid-range devices, the Exynos 7872 SoC.

Samsung's 860 Pro 4TB shows up at its site
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 17 January 2018 21:27

Samsung's 860 Pro 4TB shows up at its site


With US $1,899 price tag

Samsung has released some of the first information regarding its upcoming 860 Pro SSD lineup, in the form of a 4TB model listed on its own website.

Samsung Aquabolt 8GB HBM2 2.4Gbps chips are go
Published in Graphics


Codename Aquabolt

Samsung said  it has started mass production of its 2nd generation 8GB HBM2 chips, codename Aquabolt.

Galaxy S9 formally announced next month
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 12 January 2018 12:13

Galaxy S9 formally announced next month


Was expected at CES


Samsung will unveil its next flagship handset, the Galaxy S9, next month at Mobile World Congress (MWC) and not CES as expected

Samsung confirms Galaxy S9/S9+ is coming to MWC 2018
Published in Mobiles


Might even launch in March

Samsung has pulled a rather surprising move, officially confirming that the next Galaxy flagship will be unveiled at the MWC 2018 show in February.

Power cut hits giant electronics show
Published in News
Wednesday, 10 January 2018 21:57

Power cut hits giant electronics show


Viva, Las Vegas

A power cut, of all things, downed the Computer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas today.

Super Micro releases all-flash NVMe 1U SuperServer
Published in News


Able to leap over bottlenecks in a single bound

Super Micro has been showing the assorted throngs at CES its all-flash NVMe™ (Non-Volatile Memory Express) 1U SuperServer which can accommodate up to 36 hot-swap Samsung NGSFF NVMe SSDs.

Samsung officially announces Exynos 9810 SoC
Published in Processors


Third generation custom CPU cores for 2x the performance

Although it has been both mentioned earlier and seen in earlier Galaxy S9 leaks, Samsung has now officially announced its new Exynos 9810 SoC, promising 2x the performance, dedicated hardware for AI, and more.

Samsung confirms 10nm DDR4
Published in Memory
Friday, 05 January 2018 11:52

Samsung confirms 10nm DDR4


10-nanometer class, 8-gigabit (Gb) DDR4 DRAM is here

Samsung confirmed that it has started mass production of second generation 10-nanometer class, 8-gigabit (Gb) DDR4 DRAM.

Record profits expected for Samsung
Published in News
Friday, 05 January 2018 10:58

Record profits expected for Samsung


Not bad when your CEO is behind bars

Samsung Electronics is expected on Tuesday to forecast a record quarterly profit in the fourth quarter, as a world hungry for processing power and high-tech smartphones snaps up its semiconductors and screens.