(23 hr ago) Apple's ecosystem is relatively closed to the Android camp, so people who want to be more open will hardly consider the iPhone. However, because of Apple's strict ecological control, in the past few years, Apple has blown a revolution in the mobile chip industry, and now series A chips have become the most powerful chips in the history of mobile chips.
(1 day ago) A third party, Nardello & Co, was used for auditing, Reuters reported. The company not only looked at engineering documents, but also tested not only motherboard samples in production, but also motherboard samples sold to Apple and Amazon, and found no evidence of the existence of monitoring and data transfer chips.
(1 day ago) According to Reuters, third-party Nardello & Co was used for auditing. The company not only looked at the project files, but also tested not only the motherboard samples in production, but also the motherboard samples sold to Apple and Amazon, and found no evidence of the existence of monitoring and passing data chips.
(1 day ago) In the new wave of AI, more and more mobile devices have begun to use AI technology. Intel has been following the new trend of technology. Amazon, Google, Apple and other companies have begun to develop AI chips independently. That's bad news for chip providers. The launch of AI chips by Internet giants could cut chip manufacturers'sales by $412 billion a year. At the same time, self-developed chips have increased Amazon's ability to negotiate with Intel.
(5 day ago) Some media pointed out in the rumors that Zhang Shouyi's research is not directly related to the chip. It can be said that there is no direct relationship, but it does matter. Zhang Shouyi The two main contributions of the first picture of the data sheet are the discovery of the quantum spin Hall effect and the proposed theory of topological insulators.
(6 day ago) By disassembling dozens of popular wireless charging devices in the market, charging head network finds that more and more products adopt highly integrated solutions, which are simple and convenient for rapid product development, production and marketing. First, the wireless charging SoC chip scheme wireless charging transmitter chip is basically composed of three chips, namely driver chip, MOS chip and main control chip.
(6 day ago) The most important storage chip projects in China include Changjiang Storage, Hefei Changxin and Fujian Jinhua. However, in addition to NAND/DRAM memory, there is another project worth noting. That is the PCM phase change memory chip project of Jiangsu Times Core Storage Co., Ltd. The total investment is as high as 13 billion yuan, and the first phase investment is 4.3 billion yuan. The fab planted in Huai'an, Jiangsu Province will be mass-produced in Q1 next year. It claims to have an annual output of 100,000 12-inch PCM wafers with sales of up to 2 billion US dollars.
(8 day ago) On Monday, Intel and the University of California at Berkeley researchers described their latest advances in spintronics, which will reduce the size of the chip by five times and reduce energy consumption by 10 to 30 times. If this technology can be successfully commercialized – this is still a big question mark, it will bring new vitality to the chip industry.
(8 day ago) The team's research is a logical component called "Magnetic Rotating Orbit" (MESO). In particular, the element uses a crystal lattice of oxygen, helium and iron atoms to provide advantageous electromagnetic properties so that external forces can store and read information. The power required for such components is much less than that of CMOS transistors.
(9 day ago) Visit: Apple Online Store (China) not only abandoned the Lightning interface, but also equipped the iPad Pro with an 18W USB PD charger. This is the first time that Apple has installed a fast charger on the iPad.
(10 day ago) At present, Intel processors are widely used in cloud and enterprise data center servers. In terms of revenue, Intel's data center business is the company's second largest business, contributing 32% of Intel's revenue in the third quarter, and growing faster than the company's chip manufacturing business for PCs and other equipment.
(11 day ago) Guo Yipuxiao of Qianlong Ming Dynasty found out that after nearly seven years of hard work, the project of "super-resolution lithography equipment development" has passed the acceptance test. This means that China now has "the first ultraviolet (22 nanometers @365 nanometers) super-resolution lithography equipment with the highest resolution in the world".
(12 day ago) To the industry's surprise, the chip was successfully streamed in one time. Does this mean that Arm is about to face a hard battle with emerging technologies in the AI and IoT arenas? The company that completed the two key tasks of chip development in only seven months is called Ruisi Core. It is a Chinese-funded company founded in Shenzhen by OURS in Silicon Valley in 2017. Tan Zhangxi, founder and CEO of OURS, was educated in the Department of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University. Academic qualifications...
(12 day ago) Previously, only the news of the Helio P80 was circulated. I don't know if the P90 is replacing it, or if it is another chip independent of the P80, the author prefers the former. It is worth noting that in the GeekBench 4.3 database, there is a new verification machine for the MediaTek platform called MT6779, with a single core of up to 2025 and a multicore of 6,831, which is a typical score of 1500/5400 compared to the Helio P60 (part number MT6771)...
(13 day ago) Academician Xu Zuyan of Institute of Physical and Chemical Technology of Chinese Academy of Sciences and other experts of acceptance group unanimously said that the lithographic machine had the highest linewidth resolution of 22 nanometers under a single exposure at 365 nanometer light source wavelength. The project breaks through the resolution diffraction limit in principle, and establishes a new route for the development of nanolithography equipment with high resolution and large area, bypassing the relevant intellectual property barriers abroad.
(13 day ago) First, the challenge from chip design. As we all know, URLLC, eMBB, mMTC are the three major application scenarios of 5G, and the application fields such as autopilot, telemedicine, AR/VR application, smart city and smart grid are closely related.
(13 day ago) Thanks to the cooperation with Barclays Bank, this cup can provide contactless payment technology. Barclays Bank's bPay program has brought payment technology to devices including wearables and smart watches. A maximum of £15 credit can be added to the chip at a time via the bPay app, and it should be available for any NFC contactless payment.
(15 day ago) Huaxintong was jointly established by the Guizhou Provincial Government and Qualcomm. Previously, at the number of fairs in May this year, Huaxintong announced that it will launch its first generation of server chip products before the end of 2018. At that time, the chip has completed R&D and design work and successful trial production.
(15 day ago) November 27, according to the Financial Times, AI chip maker Horizon is raising up to $1 billion. According to public data, Horizon was established in July 2015. Investors include many top investment institutions, such as Morningstar, Gaolu, Sequoia, Jinshajiang, Linear Capital, Innovation Workshop and True Fund. They have also received the investment of Yuri Milner, a famous Silicon Valley venture capitalist.
(16 day ago) Designed with the design company Pentagram, Graphcore products are available in pink, blue and tan pastel colored plastic casings and are algorithmically generated to give each unit a unique design. Each unit has subtle shapes that create a playful style that is often not seen in the dull black-gray world of server racks.
(19 day ago) When Oscar, the bulldog, was spotted by RSCPA inspectors at the crossroads, he was on the verge of death. Veterinarians examined Oscar and found that it weighed just over 20 kg, less than half the normal weight (45 kg). Inspector Nadine Pengilly said: "I've been with the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals for 16 years. Oscar is the thinnest dog I've ever seen.
(20 day ago) According to FanlessTech, the mini-host manufacturer Hardkernel released the Odroid-H2 miniature x86 platform this week, which is only 11x11cm. On the processor side, it is equipped with Celeron J4105 quad-core SoC, 32GB DDR4-2400 memory, M.2 SSD and necessary I/O interfaces such as DP 1.2, HDMI 2.0, 2 Gigabit Ethernet ports, 2 USB 3.0, 2 USB 2.0, 1 3.5-mm headphone jack for one S/PDIF.
(21 day ago) At the same time, despite rumors that Apple has cut off some of its A12 processor orders, TSMC still expects more than 100 chips based on 7nm and 7nm EUV EUV lithography to be streamed next year, doubling this year's 50 models. There are many, many of them get big customers like Huawei Kirin, Qualcomm, AMD, NVIDIA and Xillinx.
(21 day ago) Compared with the typical score of 1500/5400 of Helio P60 (part number MT6771), the platform has a maximum of 2025 for single core and 6831 for multi-core, which are increased by 35% and 26.5% respectively. Because the frequency of MT6779 is only 2.0GHz, it is designed to be 8 cores. It should be replaced by a new architecture.
(21 day ago) Huang Zhang has previously said that the built-in mobile phones are usually simple HiFi with low cost, and good HiFi costs more than n times higher. Making it in a Type-C plug or wireless headset can give consumers better choice, and the sound quality can also be better. The relevant accessories are in progress, and Huangzhang has also published the sketch of the accessories (as shown in the figure below).
(26 day ago) Sina Technology News, Beijing time on November 16 morning news, Apple is actively recruiting engineers at Qualcomm headquarters in San Diego, hoping to recruit designers who can develop wireless components and processors, thereby further weakening Qualcomm's position in the iPhone chip supply and demand relationship.
(26 day ago) The advent of the AI era also means further testing of chip industry chain manufacturers in the data explosion environment. Whether it is behind the algorithm, architecture, etc., or specific to the penetration of the industry, the development of regional markets, manufacturers will have new thinking.