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TSMC’s Q1 2016 revenues down 18%

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company announced its Q1 2016 earnings, and revenues are down 18% from the same period a year ago. The chip vendor managed $6.29 billion in overall revenues, with $2 billion in net profit and an operating profit of 34%. A decline in demand for high-end mobile SoCs

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Huawei details its upcoming Kirin 930 SoC

Huawei today revealed some details on its upcoming Kirin 930 chipset that will be powering the company’s P8 flagship smartphone and the recently announced MediaPad X2 7-inch tablet. The new Kirin 930 chipset seems to be based on slightly modified ARM Cortex-A53 cores, dubbed ‘Cortex-A53E’. Huawei will be using four

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Future MediaTek SoCs could include AMD Graphics

According to a new report published by Fudzilla, MediaTek could be looking at licensing AMD Graphics for its future SoCs. MediaTek currently licenses Imagination Technologies PowerVR and ARM Mali graphics on its chipsets. Fudzilla claims to have learnt about the development at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona earlier this

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