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Chinese manufacturers plan to introduce 5nm and 7nm GPUs this year

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Referring to the DigiTimes publication, the source claims that several Chinese GPU manufacturers intend to develop GPUs designed for 5 and 7 nm production this year. However, when trying to order their release, they may run into problems, given that key TSMC customers have already paid in advance to reserve the corresponding capacities.

What kind of Chinese developers are we talking about? These are Innosilicon, which works with Imagination Technologies IP cores, as well as lesser-known companies Changsha Jingjia Microelectronics and Biren Technology.

Chinese manufacturers plan to introduce 5nm and 7nm GPUs this year

Innosilicon’s Fantasy One GPU is said to offer similar performance to the GeForce RTX 2070, meaning it could even compete with Intel’s Arc GPUs if mainstreamed.

Changsha Jingjia Microelectronics introduced its first JM9 series GPU in December last year. It is credited with 80% performance of the GeForce GTX 950, putting it in the office PC category.

Finally, Biren Technology announced the BR100 last October, which appears to be already manufactured by TSMC in 7nm. Nothing is known about the performance of this GPU yet. It is also unknown how soon Chinese GPU manufacturers will be able to compete with Nvidia and AMD in the global market.

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Mini PC for those who want to stand out. Chatreey AMR5 offers an unusual design and mode switch

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Mini PC for those who want to stand out Chatreey

On Aliexpress, an unusual type of mini-PC with a fairly powerful processor appeared on sale. The Chatreey AMR5 model is based on the Ryzen 5 5600U, which offers six cores and a Vega 7 GPU.

Mini PC for those who want to stand out.  Chatreey AMR5 offers an unusual design and mode switch

The barebone kit is priced at $415, but you can also buy a PC preloaded with 8GB to 64GB of RAM and a 512GB to 2TB SSD. The top version will cost about $1,150.

The novelty stands out, of course, primarily for its design. Moreover, this very design is still associated with one of the functions of the PC. The ring at the top serves as a mode switch. It appears to toggle Windows power modes: Silent, Balance, and Performance Mode.

Mini PC for those who want to stand out.  Chatreey AMR5 offers an unusual design and mode switch

You can also note support for Wi-Fi 6, backlight, HDMI, DisplayPort, USB-C, USB 3.0 (x4), RJ45 ports and dimensions of 156 x 133 x 71.8 mm.

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Brand new tablet for only $60. Updated Amazon Fire 7 unveiled

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1652907100 Brand new tablet for only 60 Updated Amazon Fire 7

Amazon has quietly updated its budget Fire 7 tablets. To be more precise, the Fire 7 and Fire 7 Kids have been updated.

Brand new tablet for only $60.  Updated Amazon Fire 7 unveiled

There are no cardinal changes – these are all the same ultra-affordable devices with the appropriate parameters. Since technically the novelties are almost identical, we will talk about them as a single product.

So, the tablet still has a seven-inch screen with a resolution of only 1024 x 600 pixels. This is a very low resolution for 2022, but the price of the tablet is only $60 ($110 for the Kids version).

Brand new tablet for only $60.  Updated Amazon Fire 7 unveiled

It is based on an unnamed 2 GHz quad-core processor, which is 30% faster than the solution in the previous generation of the tablet. RAM has doubled, but it’s only 2 GB. Flash memory is available 16 or 32 GB, since there is a slot for microSD. Also autonomy increased by 40%, and now Amazon promises up to 10 hours of work. From the rest, we can note the appeared USB-C port, a 2 megapixel camera and three colors.

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Apple AirPods Pro ruptured a 12-year-old boy’s eardrums, leaving him disabled. The company was sued

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Apple AirPods Pro ruptured a 12 year old boys eardrums leaving him

Apple is facing legal action over AirPods.

According to sources, the company was sued due to the fact that a 12-year-old child was injured due to the use of Apple headphones. One would think that the headphones exploded, as this sometimes happens, but in this case the reason is completely different.

Apple AirPods Pro ruptured a 12-year-old boy's eardrums, leaving him disabled.  The company was sued

The child was watching a movie on Netflix using an iPhone and AirPods Pro. At some point, the Amber Alert system (child abduction alert system) went off. Initially, the headphones worked at a low volume, but the sound of Amber Alert was so loud that it ruptured the child’s eardrums and damaged the cochlea. After the incident, the boy suffered from hearing loss, nausea, dizziness and tinnitus. He is now required to wear a hearing aid.

In fact, this happened back in 2020, but, as is often the case, the general public will learn about such incidents much later.

The lawsuit alleges that Apple is aware of “defective” AirPods that do not mute Amber Alerts. What’s more, Apple also didn’t include a warning about a potential issue that users might encounter.

The lawsuit against Apple seeks damages for the boy and his parents, who are under enormous emotional stress due to the situation. The lawsuit seeks “punitive damages in an amount that will punish defendants for their conduct and deter other technology companies from engaging in such misconduct in the future.”

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