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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...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 VR Development Kit Launched

03/21/2018, What better platform than the Game Developers Conference to launch your new virtual reality development kit? Qualcomm today announced the launch of its Snapdragon 845 processor-based virtual reality development kit. The SD845 is Qualcomm’s flagship...

Broadcom Officially Withdraws Their Offer To Acquire Qualcomm

03/15/2018, According to a report yesterday, it was suggested that Broadcom could be getting ready to officially announce that they will be withdrawing their offer to acquire Qualcomm. Turns out the reports were right, although it’s not hard to see why, as Broadcom...


Broadcom To Formally Abandon Plans To Acquire Qualcomm

03/14/2018, For a brief moment it seemed like Broadcom was digging their heels in and going after Qualcomm in a bid to acquire the company. Unfortunately the US government has since stepped in to block their bid, citing national security as a concern. However we had...

Broadcom Could Fight Block Against Qualcomm Merger Bid

03/13/2018, Broadcom has been trying hard to acquire Qualcomm and it has already made multiple unsolicited bids for the company. While Qualcomm recently indicated that it had warmed up to the possibility, President Donald Trump has shot down Broadcom’s attempts...

US Government Blocks Broadcom’s Bid For Qualcomm

03/12/2018, Broadcom has been trying to takeover Qualcomm, and if successful, they would form one of the largest chip companies in the world. However it seems that concerns about a monopoly wasn’t what the US government was worried about, but rather what...

Intel Wants To Buy The Company That’s Trying To Buy Qualcomm

03/11/2018, Broadcom made an unexpected and unsolicited bid to acquire Qualcomm a couple of months ago for over $100 billion but its initial bid was rejected by the chipmaker. A revised bid was later submitted and was also rejected by Qualcomm. There has been a lot...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 700: A Premium Phone Platform

02/28/2018, Qualcomm’s President Cristiano Amon has announced the Snapdragon 700 Series, a new line of mobile processors that will fill the gap between the Snapdragon 600 and 800 series dedicated to mid-range and high-end phones. The 800-Series has been running for...

Qualcomm Opens Up To A Deal With Broadcom

02/26/2018, Broadcom made an unsolicited bid to acquire Qualcomm a few months ago that was promptly rejected by the chipmaker. The former then revised its bid and submitted another one which was also rejected by the company. There has been much back and forth over...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 VR Reference Headset Announced

02/21/2018, The new Snapdragon 845 processor from Qualcomm is going to power a lot more than just Android flagship smartphones this year. Qualcomm today announced a Snapdragon 845 virtual reality headset reference design, it’s powered by the company’s...

T-Mobile And AT&T To Sell Qualcomm’s Always-On PCs

02/21/2018, Qualcomm announced its “always-on” PCs with ASUS and HP in December last year after confirming at Computex in July 2017 that it would enter the PC Windows 10 market. These PCs will be powered by the company’s Snapdragon 835 processor,...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Speed Tests: A Taste of The Galaxy S9

02/11/2018, As you may know, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 platform is shaping up to be the most powerful system on a chip (SoC) for Android phones in the first half of 2018. We have given you the 845 details back in December. But during Qualcomm’s 5G Day in San...