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Xiaomi Mi Note Pro Leads Snapdragon 810 Performance

05/20/2015, The Xiaomi Mi Note Pro recently went on sale in Asia, and now that we got a unit in our hands, we were curious to check what the performance looks like, and it was a good surprise: as it stands, the Xiaomi Mi Note Pro is the fastest Snapdragon 810 powered...

TWRP Now Supports Qualcomm Encryption On The OnePlus One

05/18/2015, Good things just can’t stop making their way to OnePlus One owners, right from the end of Cyanogen issue few week ago and now it has garnered the TWRP support. The latest build of TWRP has started supporting the native Qualcomm encryption on the phone.

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro Reportedly Hit By Overheating Issues [Update]

05/13/2015, Update – According to Xiaomi who reached out to us to clarify, the issue is an isolated one and it seems that it has only affected one user who might have gotten a defective unit. The affected unit has since been sent back to Xiaomi whose engineers...

LG G4 Supports Quick Charge, But…

05/12/2015, There has been quite a bit of drama with the LG G4 (read our LG G4 review) alleged lack of Quick Charge recently, and we have discussed this on Ubergizmo as well. I remembered not seeing the feature in the specs, but since it has been a standard feature...

Chinese Analyst Rubbishes 10-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 818 Rumor

05/12/2015, Yesterday we reported that according to a rumor, Qualcomm is working on a 10-core processor in the form of the Snapdragon 818. The idea behind it, according to the alleged leaked document, is to utilize four low-powered cores, two medium-powered cores,...

LG G4 Does Support Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

05/11/2015, Update: we’ve got specific charging speed numbers of the LG G4 against its peers. When LG unveiled its new flagship smartphone it didn’t mention whether or not it supported Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 feature, which basically lets...

Qualcomm Working On 10-Core Snapdragon 818 [Rumor]

05/11/2015, Our mobile processors these days are pretty powerful, but honestly how many of us run applications that really need that much power? Most of us just surf the web, send emails, chat with friends, take photos, watch videos, play some games, and so on,...

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 Not Enabled On LG G4 (Debunked)

05/06/2015, Update: LG and Qualcomm have confirmed that the LG G4 does indeed support Quick Charge (QC), but when we ran the numbers, we noticed that it doesn’t charge as fast as other QC phones. Previously published: The LG G4 is the company’s latest...

Qualcomm Speaks Up Over Snapdragon 810 Overheating Reports

05/06/2015, Does the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 have overheating problems? That’s what the rumors seem to be saying, but speaking to Forbes, the company’s VP of marketing Tim McDonough basically refutes it, calling it rubbish. “The rumours are rubbish, there was...

Qualcomm Confident In Snapdragon 810 Processor

04/30/2015, When your company or organization does not get the kind of positive vibes or attention from the masses, then there is surely cause for concern. It seems that there has been less than positive reaction for the Snapdragon 810 processor from Qualcomm, where...

ASUS Thinking Of Adopting Qualcomm Processors For Future Phones

04/29/2015, Many are probably aware that Intel has attempted to break into the mobile market by launching mobile chipsets of their own. However when it comes to OEMs adopting their technology, there aren’t that many. In fact ASUS is probably one of the companies...

LG Picked Snapdragon 808 For The G4 A Year Ago, Says Qualcomm

04/28/2015, You probably have heard by now that LG has decided to go with the Snapdragon 808 processor for its G4 flagship instead of the Snapdragon 810 which many would have expected it to pick. LG does use this processor in the G Flex 2, a device it unveiled at CES...