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Samsung is the first manufacturer to start the production of 7nm chips with the new extreme ultraviolet technology (EUV)
Samsung has just taken a major leap with respect to the development and manufacture of microprocessors, as the company reported that they have started with the large-scale production of the first 7nm chips manufactured under the process of ‘extreme ultraviolet lithography’, also known as EUV or EUVL (Extreme Ultra... Read more
OnePlus confirms that its next smartphone will arrive with a screen of 120 Hz with a “touch refresh rate” of 240 Hz
Everything indicates that the first smartphone trends for this year will focus on screens , which will range from flexible panels to those with increases in refreshment rates. Today we have already seen some models on the market and a few manufacturers who have already raised their hands to show their innovations this year. The most recent... Read more
SSD Reliability Myths and Facts – Their lifespan is (probably) longer than you expected
Solid state drives or SSDs have quietly become a revolution for the world of PCs and laptops , but they have done so with some hesitation. One of the most frequent is that urban legend that seems to point out that the useful life of these units is not as good as that... Read more
The UFS 3.1 standard is now official: more speed and better energy efficiency for mobile memories
The UFS 3.1 standard is now official , two years after UFS 3.0 was introduced as a standard in the technology industry. This is the first update by JEDC and they have focused on speed improvements as well as energy consumption by the memories. Meanwhile, UFS 3.0 is barely available on a tiny fraction of the mobiles... Read more
The United States is considering limiting the use of US chip-making equipment to companies that produce for Huawei, according to WSJ.
After renewing the Huawei veto exemption a few days ago , the Trump administration is planning a new trade restriction for China, as the Wall Street Journal exclusively reports . According to the media, this new measure would aim to “cut Chinese access to key semiconductor technology” by limiting the use of US chip-making equipment . As far... Read more
Three essential improvements to update your PC from 4 years ago for little money in 2020
Tempus fugit . Time flies, and in technology it does even more : that desktop PC that you bought yourself two, three or four years ago may now be beginning to hobble. What seemed like a great setup some time ago probably isn’t so much now, but luckily the rapid evolution of technology... Read more
When sound cards dominated the world
In the 80s, microcomputing began to conquer us visually. It was different in the field of audio, and neither 8-bit computers nor the first PCs could do much more than make sad beeps . Computers like the Amiga or Atari ST changed that picture, but the PC world continued to ignore it... Read more
AMD Ryzen Mobile 4000: this is the microprocessors with which AMD wants to dominate the laptop market
AMD’s new microprocessors for laptops are just around the corner. In the middle of last February we had the opportunity to participate in a conference at the headquarters of this company in Austin (Texas) to learn first-hand what the Ryzen Mobile 4000 family promises us . And, first and... Read more
MIT develops a technique to defend us from Meltdown and Specter, and explains it to the ‘Master Chef’
The chaos unleashed by Meltdown and Specter earlier this year has had a huge impact on both Intel processors and other processors and products and services manufacturers that use those processors. The situation has improved, but even the Intel processors launched in recent days still lack a complete and... Read more
The controversy shakes Intel again: the benchmarks of the new Core i9-9900K were deceptive
This week Intel introduced its new Intel Core 9-generation processors for desktops, and the bet was clear: enhance gaming. This launching has generated a great controversy, because the results of the official tests that compared the Core i9-9900K with the AMD Ryzen 7 2700X had been made under conditions... Read more