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Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC Detailed: Kryo 385 CPU, Adreno 630 GPU, Secure Processing Unit, and More

Just a day after its formal announcement, Qualcomm on Wednesday revealed the major components making Snapdragon 845 a compelling processor for next-generation flagship Android devices. The new SoC is based on the company’s custom Kryo 385 architecture that is touted to speed up the performance by up to 25 percent compared with last year’s Snapdragon 835, while an Adreno 630 GPU is available to… Read More »

21.5-Inch iMac With Retina 4K Display Teardown Reveals CPU and RAM Can Be Upgraded

HIGHLIGHTS The new iMac has received a 3/10 reparability score Notably, upgrading the RAM and CPU are not easy tasks by any means New MacBooks have both received 1/10 reparability score Apple likes to keep its cards close to its chest and this is where iFixit steps in. The teardowns of Apple devices have revealed interesting things in… Read More »

Arctic Cooling Liquid Freezer 240 CPU Cooler Review

In-the-know cooling enthusiast use thick radiators and fan sandwich configurations to boost cooling without altering a case. What happens when a value cooling brand leverages both of these concepts into a 120x240mm, sub-$100, closed-loop kit? Arctic Cooling has gained a reputation among CPU overclockers as a value brand, often producing slightly less cooling capacity than top “Big Air”… Read More »