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Sunny Cove: Intel’s Response to AMD’s Ryzen

Under pressure from a resurgent AMD, and with Qualcomm intent on entering the PC processor market, Intel has announced its next generation processor architecture. Called Sunny Cove, it will replace Intel’s current Skylake architecture and its derivatives starting from the second half of next year. Sunny Cove: An Improved Architecture

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 announced, will be manufactured on 10nm FinFET process

Qualcomm has formally announced its next-generation flagship mobile processor, which will succeed the current Snapdragon 820 & 821 SoCs. The Snapdragon 835 will be manufactured on Samsung’s 10-nanometer (nm) FinFET process technology, extending Qualcomm and Samsung’s decade-long strategic foundry collaboration. Thanks to the new 10nm technology, the Snapdragon 835 will

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Intel’s ‘Tick-Tock’ strategy winds down as focus shifts to ‘Process-Architecture-Optimization’

Intel's Tick-Tock strategy of introducing an updated manufacturing process in one product cycle, while launching a new microarchitecture in the next, is coming to an end. Intel faced significant roadblocks in sticking to a two-year release cadence for a new microarchitecture, with the vendor finally admitting late last year that the eventual shift

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