by Adrian Diaconescu | March 15, 2016 10:01 AM
Microsoft works in mysterious ways towards increasing the relevance of its slumping mobile platform, recruiting the oddest names of device manufacturers you’ve probably never heard of. From Archos to Funker to Trinity, everyone that’s not yet someone in the Android smartphone-making business backs Windows 10 to score free publicity. The same goes for a little known Chinese OEM called UMi, which failed to steal the spotlight with the introduction of the Marshmallow-powered 5.5-inch Touch handheld. But now we’re seeing the UMi Touch run W10M, and all of a sudden, we’re interested. ...
by Stephen Schenck | October 18, 2013 4:27 PM
The smartphone core race may finally be coming to an end. 2013 brought us plenty of new SoC designs, but quad-core still reigns supreme. Still, the allure of octa-core chips has been too much for some manufacturers to resist, as we saw with Samsung and its Exynos 5 Octa. Still, should that really count, without all eight cores pumping away at once? Not content to leave that question hanging, some firms have endeavored to deliver proper full eight-cores-at-once SoC. We know Samsung's working on something along those lines, and software updates might even bring that mode to existing Exynos 5 ...
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