The idea of mining Bitcoin with a smartphone has generated great interest and has remained a recurring theme especially after the huge growth experienced by the known cryptocurrency, but is it profitable?
Thanks to a list in Futuremark SystemInfo, we have been able to know the specifications of the Core i7-8709G, an MCM solution (multi-chip module) that has an Intel CPU, a Radeon Vega GPU and 4 GB of HBM2 memory.
Thanks to the well-known Geekbench performance test, we have been able to confirm that the Xperia XZ2 from Sony will use a SoC Snapdragon 845, a chip that we know is the top of the range for Qualcomm for the next generation of smartphones.
The Notebook series 9 from Samsung, have four new personal computers in portable and convertible format, which Samsung will launch in the international market from the CES fair in Las Vegas to be held in January to start the technological calendar.
The monitors for games are encouraging the segment of computer screens, and here we bring you the new models in the lineup of gaming monitors. LG is one of those who have a more extensive catalog and if last week introduced the latest Nano IPS models, today adds another specific for games.
Thanks to a complete filtration we have been able to know in detail the Galaxy J2 (2018), a low-end terminal that will hit the market in the coming weeks and that will have as main objective Russia and other emerging markets.
A few web sources have exclusive the design of the Galaxy S9, a top-of-the-range flagship that Samsung will present sometime next February and according to the latest information will be available from March.
Company Crucial announced the release of a new solid-state drive MX500, which is positioned as a mass device. It will replace the models MX300 and BX300, which will be withdrawn from the market.
The flagship will enter the market in the form of modifications in the form factors of 2.5 inches and M.2. In the first case, models with capacities of 250 GB, 500 GB, 1 TB and 2 TB are offered, and for the M.2 form factor, capacities of 250 GB, 500 GB, and 1 TB are available. The devices are based on the Silicon Motion SM2258 controller and 64-layer 3D NAND flash memory. All versions have the same speed characteristics. They provide a maximum reading speed of 560 MB / s and a maximum write speed of 510 MB / s. The number of I / O operations per second for random read and write operations is 95 thousand and 90 thousand, respectively. The drive supports TCG Opal encryption and data loss protection as a result of a sudden power outage.
The South Korean giant has started the production phase of its second generation DDR4 memory in the process of 10 nm, an important advance that is currently limited to its 8 Gb (gigabit) memory chips.
Samsung has confirmed that its second-generation DDR4 memory manages to offer higher energy efficiency and superior performance, but from the production point of view also introduces significant improvements that could help achieve a gradual stabilization of the prices of this component, if only partial.
The assembler Colorful has announced its new graphics cards GTX 1080 TI and GTX 1060 series iGame RNG Edition, two models that have been designed in collaboration with the team of eSports RNG Gaming and that have a fully customized finish.