Daily Archives: November 9, 2013

Tomato T2 Is Just 1.6GHz, Not 1.8GHz

Update November 13, 2013: Stop reading here. This post is incorrect. The Tomato T2 does run at 1.8GHz. See this post.

In a forum post about the Teamgee Super 8 [Google English] — a Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.0 clone — there’s disturbing news about the octa-core Exynos 5410 CPU.

It comes from a user who really knows his stuff, so I take this as being the truth:

Samsung 5410 +2 g memory +1280 resolution 8-inch, in principle, a, dual quad-core, 28-nanometer (quad-core a7 A7 frequency of which 200 – 1200MHz; and quad-core a15 A15 frequency of 200 – 1600MHz ) theoretical maximum 5410 as 1.8g, but this machine is the highest tg 1.6g, and experimental cpu master, no overclocking possible, seem to be locked up to 1.6g and it is very similar to 3188. This does not mean cpu dissatisfaction with blood, because Samsung’s performance is so s4, 5410 nominal 1.8g, the actual maximum 1.6g.

Boldfaced emphasis added by me.

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Google Books PDF Death Match: iPad Air

The Google Books PDF Death Match series of posts:

– Part One: Barnes & Noble Nook HD+
– Part Two: iPad Mini
– Part Three: iPad 4 with Retina Display
– Part Four: Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0

Supplemental/Additional:
Third Samsung Galaxy S III Test
Google Books PDF Death Match: 2013 Nexus 7
Google Books PDF Death Match: Dell Venue 8 Android Tablet

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Nano-Fondle: Nook Glowlight

Photos taken yesterday Friday November 8, 2013. Resampled and resized to VGA, click any to enlarge.

In between having to do other things in Manhattan yesterday, I popped into the Barnes & Noble I usually go to and fondled the new Nook Glowlight.

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Freedom Tower: November 8, 2013

Photos taken yesterday Friday November 8, 2013. Resampled and resized to VGA, click any to enlarge.

From Staten Island:

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The Worst Kind Of Begging

Photo taken yesterday Friday November 8, 2013. Resampled and resized to VGA, click to enlarge.

Man begging on Broadway in the financial district.

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That’s four cats, five guinea pigs, and two puppies. All arranged with a basket for dropping in money.

All were clean. The cats had collars with ID. I petted the top cat. She was very upset and not liking this at all.

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They’ll Take Regular Walk-Ins Too

Photo taken yesterday Friday November 8, 2013. Resampled and resized to VGA, click to enlarge.

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