Some of Samsung's 2018 TVs will support 120Hz FreeSync and VRR
Published in News


Bring lower input lag in gaming mode as well

According to a fresh report it appears that at least some Samsung 2018 TVs will have support for HDMI 2.1 VRR (variable refresh rate) and AMD's FreeSync at up to 120Hz, as well have a significantly reduced input lag, something that will work well with Microsoft's recent announcement that Xbox One will be getting FreeSync support.

Samsung booms as chip sales slow
Published in Processors
Friday, 06 April 2018 11:58

Samsung booms as chip sales slow


Record first-quarter profit

Samsung Electronics has recorded at a record first quarter profit on Friday, but market reaction was muted due to growing concerns that the semiconductor boom that has driven the South Korean tech giant’s earnings is about to end.

Samsung turns to China for new memory chip plant
Published in Memory


Boosting NAND

Samsung is to build a new memory chip production line in China in late March as part of a cunning plan to boost NAND flash technology to meet future demand.

Qualcomm talks about Snapdragon 845 SoC on Galaxy S9/S9+
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Powering eXtended reality (XR), artificial intelligence (AI) and more

After the official announcement of the new Samsung Galaxy S9 and the Galaxy S9+, Qualcomm was quite keen to note that its Snapdragon 845 SoC will be the one that will power all those new features in some regions.

Smartphone industry set to consolidate
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 26 February 2018 12:21

Smartphone industry set to consolidate


Competition is too brutal warns Huawei

The smartphone industry is set to consolidate as crucial players surrender to the market leaders, warned a Huawei bigwig.

Samsung shows off its new Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones
Published in Mobiles


Similar design but with new SoCs and more features

Samsung has unveiled its newest Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones at the Unpacked event at the MWC 2018 show in Barcelona, revealing two smartphones that will have a similar design but come with updated hardware and a few other features.

Samsung will not revive OLED TVs
Published in Graphics
Friday, 23 February 2018 13:13

Samsung will not revive OLED TVs


But...but Apple said it would be the next big thing

Despite a fundamentalist belief among the Tame Apple Press that OLED would be the next big thing, Samsung says that it will not be looking at OLED TVs and it is slashing its production of smaller screen OLEDs because Apple was not selling enough iPhone Xs to make it worthwhile.

HP back in black
Published in News
Friday, 23 February 2018 12:24

HP back in black

Figures all up

The maker of expensive printer ink which is more costly than gold reported first-quarter revenue and profit on Thursday above Wall Street estimates as it sold more personal computers and printers, helping the company raise its full-year profit forecast.

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ price tag leaks
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 23 February 2018 10:18

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ price tag leaks


Alongside everything else

Samsung will have a hard time to show something new at the Galaxy S9/S9+ unveil event considering that most of the information, including specifications, pictures and, now the price, have leaked online.

Samsung is building 7nm Snapdragon 5G chipset
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 22 February 2018 14:07

Samsung is building 7nm Snapdragon 5G chipset


ULV for the first ever 7nm chip

Cristiano Amon told us not so long ago that Samsung and Qualcomm are now big friends and allies, and confirmed that Samsung will be working with Qualcomm on current and future phones. Now, both companies have announced that Snapdragon 5G chipset will be using Samsung’s 7nm LPP EUV process.