Samsung has listed a new SoC on its website – the Exynos 7 Octa. Although, it appears to share the same specifications as the existing Exynos 5433.
ARM and TSMC have announced an agreement to work towards bringing the 64-bit ARMv8-A processor IP to a 10FinFET manufacturing process.
Intel has announced a $1.5 billion deal for a 20 percent share in two of China’s biggest mobile chipmakers, Spreadtrum Communications and RDA Microelectronics.
Sources from Korea suggest that the LG Pro 3 will be the first LG smartphone to use its custom in-house processor.
Nvidia is showing off a bit about their new 64-bit Tegra K1 mobile processor for Android. Claiming it the first 64-bit ARM processor for Android, and promising PC-class performance.
Industry sources have stated that Samsung will be manufacturing future Qualcomm mobile processors on its 14nm FinFet process.
MediaTek has a very healthy SoC business and it’s looking to expand, but can it compete with the dominance of Qualcomm? We take a look at MediaTek’s history and its prospects.
ARM and Intel are worlds apart when it comes to success in the mobile processor market, but could the move to 64-bit mobile challenge offer Intel a second chance?
New forecast data about the number of microprocessors shipments show that the global market for processors will rise to 1.50 billion chips by the end of this year, up from 1.21 billion in 2012. In the face of declining PC sales, the growth is due to smartphone and tablet sales.
We’ve already heard that Samsung is close to completing the development of a 64-bit Exynos chip, but now we have official confirmation. A director with Samsung’s System LSI division confirmed during a conference call that the chipmaker is ready to manufacture its first 64-bit SoC.