Tiger Lake announcement: Intel promises huge PC speed boost and longer battery life

Raja Koduri, Intel’s general manager of architecture, graphics and software, shows off a next-generation Xe graphics chip. Intel If you need a new laptop, you might want to hold off until later this year when Intel’s newest chips are available. The Tiger Lake chips promise faster speeds, better graphics and longer battery life.  Formally called […]

Intel promises big PC speed boost with Tiger Lake chips this fall

Raja Koduri, Intel’s general manager of architecture, graphics and software, shows off a next-generation Xe graphics chip. Intel If you need a new laptop, you might want to hold off until later this year when Intel’s newest chips are available. The Tiger...

Android flagship phones can expect double-whammy speed boost in 2021

Arm Cortex-X1 chip design can be customized for better performance over the more mainstream Cortex-A78 design. Arm; illustration by Stephen Shankland/CNET For years, Android phone chips have trailed Apple iPhone processors in speed tests. But Arm, a chip company whose...