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Huawei May Take On Snapdragon 710 With Its Kirin 710 Chip

06/11/2018, Qualcomm recently launched its Snapdragon 710 mobile platform, it’s a new chip by the company which brings premium features to mid-range smartphones. Devices powered by this chip are expected to hit the market in the coming months. A new report out...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 PC Processor Launched

06/04/2018, At Computex 2018, Qualcomm has announced Snapdragon 850, a processor and platform dedicated to Windows 10. Snapdragon 850 will be the technological foundation for upcoming Always-Connected PCs, continuing the trend launched by laptops such as the Lenovo...


ASUS Reportedly Developing New ARM Windows 10 Computer

06/01/2018, Earlier it was reported that Dell was developing a new ARM-based Windows 10 computer. It turns out that ASUS could be doing the same, at least according to a report from Winfuture.de who claims that ASUS is developing their own ARM Windows 10 PC that...

Qualcomm’s New XR1 Platform Will Power AR/VR Headsets

05/30/2018, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chips are primarily used for powering smartphones but they have also been repurposed for notebooks and virtual reality headsets. However, the company has now announced the launch of its first dedicated platform for augmented...

Sprint Offering Free LTE For Snapdragon PC Owners

05/18/2018, Towards the end of last year and early this year, we saw a bunch of new laptops launched that were powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chipset. We’re talking about devices such as the ASUS NovaGo, the HP Envy x2, and the Lenovo Miix 630. One of the...

Qualcomm Developing New Processor For Smartwatches

05/09/2018, All Android Wear a.k.a Wear OS smartwatches run on the same chip, the Snapdragon Wear 2100 from Qualcomm. The company launched this chip back in 2016 and it’s high time that it came out with a successor to power improved smartwatches. That’s...

Qualcomm Will Help Get Android P On More Devices Sooner

05/08/2018, The fragmentation on Android OS still leaves a lot to be desired but sincere efforts have been made over the past couple of years by Google and its partners to reduce fragmentation on its platform. As part of those efforts, Qualcomm today announced that...

Qualcomm Has Made It Cheaper To License Its 5G Technology

05/02/2018, A report from last year revealed that Apple was looking to source from Intel 5G modems for future iPhones. As it stands, Apple sources from both Intel and Qualcomm, but due to their dispute with the latter company, Apple is said to be trying to reduce...

Apple Might Be Interested In Making Their Own 5G Modems

04/30/2018, With the first 5G networks expected to begin rolling out in the US later this year, this means that smartphone makers will seriously need to start looking into including 5G capable modems in their phones. We have heard rumors that Apple could be working...

Apple Expected To Continue Sourcing From Qualcomm For 2018 iPhones

04/26/2018, With there being some bad blood between Apple and Qualcomm, it did not come as a surprise to learn that Apple might be looking to source certain components from other companies. After all that’s one of the reasons why Apple turned to TSMC for their...

ZTE Will Not Be Able To Buy Qualcomm Processors Anymore

04/16/2018, ZTE is one of the many companies that source mobile processors from Qualcomm and it has done so for quite some time now. However, a new ban has been put in place by the United States Department of Commerce which will make it impossible for ZTE to source...