Category Archives: Mobile

New Snapdragon 835 tests show Qualcomm’s latest SoC doesn’t beat the 821 in every scenario

By | March 23, 2017

Image and data by Anandtech The above graph is from Anandtech (they’ve got a significant amount of benchmark data in multiple tests), and it shows a huge leap for the 835 in integer workloads, particularly when compared with the original Kryo. Where Kryo excels, on the other hand, is in floating point calculations; the Snapdragon… Read More »

Opinion: Apple just made its best iPhone even better

By | March 23, 2017

Nonetheless, as a person who likes the ability to answer a call, type a text, or flip through menus while securely gripping my phone, the original iPhone 5’s chassis is superior to anything Apple has built since. Second, there’s battery life. Despite being built on older technology, the iPhone SE’s battery life beats the iPhone… Read More »

ARM announces new DynamIQ technology, will focus on AI, machine learning, and phones

By | March 21, 2017

Here’s how ARM describes its own DynamIQ technology: The introduction of DynamIQ is an evolutionary step forward for ARM big.LITTLE technology which revolutionized multi-core characteristics for our primary compute devices when launched in 2011. DynamIQ big.LITTLE carries on the ‘right processor for the right task’ approach and enables configurations of big and LITTLE processors on… Read More »