LG Optimus G Review: A Speedster That Gets in Its Own Way

Say this for the Optimus G: it doesn't skimp. LG went for broke to shake off its mid-range reputation, cramming its latest flagship Android phone full of goodies. But specs don't always equal performance. » 10/20/12 10:00am 10/20/12 10:00am

Hands On: Toshiba's New Excite Tablets Come In Small, Regular, and Holy …

The Toshiba Thrive was big and fat. The Thrive 7 trimmed down a bit, but it was still pretty beefy. That's why we were surprised when we saw the new Excite series and our reaction was, "Oh sweetie! What, you don't eat?" » 4/10/12 8:00am 4/10/12 8:00am

Will the Nexus Tablet Come From… Asus?

Skip the grain and go straight to a full salt-lick for this one. Android and Me claims claims trusted sources have confirmed that Asus will be making a quad-core, 7-inch Google Experience tablet for $199. Why the hell not? » 3/05/12 9:53am 3/05/12 9:53am

The HTC One X Hands-On: The Most Exciting Android Phone to Date…

HTC's new flagship phone is an absolute monster. Quad-core 1.5GHz Tegra 3 processor, 4.7" 720p Super LCD2, 8MP f2.0 camera with its own image processor. I got to spend a little time with this thing, and it's the most excited I've been about a phone in a long time. » 2/26/12 3:45pm 2/26/12 3:45pm

Meet the Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime, the World's First…

When Apple's Power Mac G4 came out it was classified as a super computer. It had dual-processors! What would the people of the past have made of this tablet computer, which is the first to have a quad-core processor? » 11/09/11 1:00am 11/09/11 1:00am

AMD Processor Roadmap Leaked Online: Quad-Core "Deneb" Phenoms in January

AMD's immediate processor plans have been leaked in the form of a PowerPoint slide to Spanish site CHW.net » 9/04/08 10:45am 9/04/08 10:45am. Dual-core "Brisbane" Athlons at 2.6GHz are due in October, alongside "Toliman" triple-core Phenoms. November sees the single-core "Lima" Athlon chip, obviously destined for low-power devices, since it runs at 1.6GHz…

Intel Nehalem Chip Moniker Begets "Core i7" Branding

Those upcoming crazy fast Intel Nehalem chips we've profiled a bunch of times this year got an official name today, and in typical Intel fashion the subdued moniker does little to betray the speedy goodness housed within. The chip set will be called Core i7 in its first generation of products, and is also the first of… » 8/10/08 7:30pm 8/10/08 7:30pm

Intel Launching Cheap Quad Core Processors to Battle Budget AMD Triple …

Digitimes is reporting that Intel is about to pop a series of cheap quad core processors (Q8000) to slap back at AMD's budget triple core offerings. The first will be the Core 2 Quad 8200, which'll run at 2.33GHz with a 4MB L2 cache, supporting a front-side bus of up to 1333MHz for around $200. Difference between these … » 6/13/08 2:10pm 6/13/08 2:10pm