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Snapdragon 8150 scores over 360k on Antutu
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 15 November 2018 12:06

Snapdragon 8150 scores over 360k on Antutu


Higher than Apple A12 Bionic

A leaked score from Antutu benchmark shows that the upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 8150 flagship SOC will probably be taking the benchmark throne as it is the first SoC to break the 360k mark in Antutu.

Apple denies peace talks with Qualcomm
Published in News
Thursday, 08 November 2018 11:55

Apple denies peace talks with Qualcomm


Will continue to punish until its slashes prices

Fruity cargo cult Apple has denied that it is in settlement talks with Qualcomm.

Qualcomm takes a hit in fourth quarter
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 08 November 2018 11:43

Qualcomm takes a hit in fourth quarter


But predicts things will be better next year

Qualcomm forecast sales revenue for the holiday shopping quarter below analysts’ estimates.

Chinese smartphone processor shipments fall
Published in News
Tuesday, 06 November 2018 11:29

Chinese smartphone processor shipments fall


Vendors retrench

Shipments of smartphone-use application processors in China are expected to decrease 4.6 percent in the fourth quarter as smartphone vendors have become more conservative on pulling in orders due to lower visibility in demand in the end market.

Snapdragon 8150 results spotted in Geekbench
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 02 November 2018 19:19

Snapdragon 8150 results spotted in Geekbench


Early results put it below Apple's A12 SoC

With the first smartphone announced with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8150 SoC, it was just a matter of time before we see some leaks in the usual benchmark databases.

Qualcomm showcases video over 5G NR
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 03:55

Qualcomm showcases video over 5G NR


Live X50 and next gen chipset with Ericsson  

Qualcomm  showcased 5G with Ericsson with real 5G over the Band 7 spectrum playing  video. This is the first public demonstration and Cristiano Amon said that this is the unannounced chipset.

First Wear 3100 smartwatch is $995 Montblanc Summit 2
Published in Mobiles


High-end maker with a high-end price

Montblanc was one of the big names on the list back when Qualcomm announced the new Snapdragon Wear 3100 and it is the first company to announce its new Summit 2 smartwatch with a hefty $995 price tag.

Samsung shows off Windows S
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 19 October 2018 11:00

Samsung shows off Windows S


Galaxy Book 2 is a Windows ultraportable powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 850

Samsung has been showing off its  Galaxy Book 2, a Windows ultraportable powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 850 chip.

Next gen 2019 Snapdragon PC goes multi OS
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 19 October 2018 10:41

Next gen 2019 Snapdragon PC goes multi OS


Chrome to join Windows 10

Miguel Nunes, a senior director of product management at Qualcomm, took the stage at one of the ARM TechCon presentations and shared details about the 2019 always connected Snapdragon PC. ACPC stands for Always connected PC.

Qualcomm speeds up Wi-Fi
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 17 October 2018 11:43

Qualcomm speeds up Wi-Fi


To 10 gigabits per second.


Qualcomm is launching a family of chips that can add incredibly high-speed Wi-Fi -- at speeds up to 10 gigabits per second -- to phones, laptops, routers.