Tag Archives: SoC

Texas Instruments Is Leaving The Mobile Processor Game

Texas Instruments has been a pretty popular chip maker, powering all last gen Motorola phones and even the iconic Galaxy Nexus, Google’s flagship. They’ve also had a good run in the tablet market, with both the new NOOK HD and the Kindle Fire HD. But now it’s reported that they’re giving up, and leaving the mobile processor space. The first thought… Read more

AMD chips to power Ice Cream Sandwich devices

News surrounding the forthcoming Ice Cream Sandwich devices have been cropping up all over the internet. When reading about the tablet offerings most will notice that the processors are Nvidia Tegra 3-toting quad-core machines. Well, no more (hopefully). Anyone call AMD? Apparently, AMD has been trying to break into the mobile world with their own GPU/CPU… Read more

Samsung Exynos 5250 2GHz workhorse for your smartphone

Much of the news surrounding processors these days have the word Tegra somewhere in the headline. No doubt, the quad-core Tegra 3 has had much fanfare surrounding it for damn good reason. Enter Samsung. After bringing several chips that have seen great use in offerings like the Galaxy S, Galaxy S II, and now the Galaxy Nexus, Samsung has announced that… Read more