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Virtua Tennis Challenge Played on the Snapdragon S4 Pro 8064 – Video – (Uplinq)

Qualcomm is really trying to step up their gaming quality in terms of graphics and smoothness of play. Virtua Tennis Challenge has been billed as “the most realistic” tennis game by Qualcomm and Sony. Today at Uplinq we got a demonstration of how the game…

Improved Gaming Graphics on the Snapdragon S4 Processor – Video Demo – (Uplinq)

Gaming on smartphones and tablets just got a whole lot sharper.  At Uplinq yesterday we got a hands-on demonstration of the improved gaming graphics on the Snapdragon S4 processor. Playstation 3 like graphics will soon be possible on smartphones and tablets with the Snapdragon S4…

Nvidia Plans to Bring Kepler’s Graphics to Mobile Devices Through the Cloud

Nvidia’s GPU Technology Conference kicked off with a keynote from CEO Jen-Hsun Huang that wasn’t shy of big statements. Huang touted that the company’s new Kepler architecture and thriving CUDA ecosystem would continue to “democratize high-performance computing as we know it.”  He followed that up…

Nvidia Responds to Apple’s Claim: Where is the Proof?

Apple flashed up a slide claiming that the iPad 2 was 2x as fast as Nvidia’s Tegra 3 and that the new iPad… would be 4x faster. Benchmarks are clearly a number games and depending on which tests you pick and what resolution you run

Intel Atom Cedar View Processor D2550 Coming with a Faster GPU

Cedar Trail made it to market right at the end of 2011 making their year end deadline, but the roll out has been slow with most netbooks sporting the D2600 CPU with the occasional D2800 splattered in. There is new news on the Cedar View…

AMD’s Next Generation Road Map – Reveals Intent to Execute

In case you missed it AMD is turning over a new leaf with CEO Rory P. Read and with him a road map focused on delivering on promises and bringing products to market.  Lisa Su Senior VP and General Manager of Global Business Units gave…

Qualcomm “Krait” Snapdragon MSM8960 GPU Benchmark’s Leaked

Looks like an over zealous developer got a little too excited and used a free version of Nemamark and the free version automatically uploads your results to a public forum. Qualcomm’s upcoming 28nm based Snapdragon SoCs has the code name Krait and the processor that…

Nvidia Keplar GPU Shipping to Ultrabooks

NVIDIA’s latest graphics solutions, Keplar, have started trickling in to OEMs, so we can hopefully see this solution shipping in Ultrabooks and Notebooks in the April-June time period. Nevertheless, the true, large batch of Kepler GPUs will only be sent out at some point around…

Raspberry Pi Said to Top Tegra 2 and iPhone 4S Graphics Performance

Raspberry Pi’s executive director, Eben Upton, said in a recent interview that the BCM2835 GPU powering the Raspberry Pi will not only beat the iPhone 4S…’s graphics performance, but devices using NVIDIA’s Tegra 2 processor as well.

Upton has strong words proclaiming the BCM2835′s

Samsung Exynos Dual Core CPU has 2GHz, 2560 x 1600 Graphics

The first Tegra 3 tablet is about to hit the street and Samsung has just come up with a small reminder that they are a strong competitor in the Android tablet space. The next generation Exynos 5250 chipset comes complete with a 2 gigahertz, dual-core…

Shadowgun: Now Available for Non-Tegra Devices

When we first caught glimpse of the Shadowgun shooter game on Tegra 3 we immediately wished that we could have it up and running on our Tegra 2 devices. Shadowgun is now also available on systems with PowerVR or Adreno GPUs. AndroidNext has gotten the…

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Tablet Hands On [Video]

Qualcomm announced a few new processors to the Snapdragon line up today and showed off a reference design tablet on the S4 platform.   The new Snapdragon S4 processors are aimed at lowering design, engineering, and inventory costs. They are also optimized for use with a…

Intel Interested in Mali – Joins ARM as a Graphics Partner

Yesterday ARM released the design for its Mali T658 graphics processor and when it threw up the slide about who they were partnering with Intel was listed as a semiconductor partner.
Given the rivalry between ARM & Intel surrounding CPUs its pretty interesting to see…

ARM Unveils Mali T658 8 Core GPU & 4X Performance Boost

ARM currently dominates the mobile spacce with its CPU licencing model, but ARM also offers GPU cores to its partners, although we’ve seen far more limited adoption compared to its CPU offerings. The limited adoption has nothing to do with a lack of performance, a…

Nvidia: Tegra 3 Vs Tegra 2 [Video]

Nvidia is set to launch Tegra 3 for the first time on the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer… and the question becomes what how much better is Tegra 3 compared to Tegra 2? According to Nvidia the Tegra 3 processor provides up to 3x the graphics