Qualcomm News, Page 2 ▼

Qualcomm Chips Will Now Power Smart Speakers

06/14/2017, It won’t be an understatement to say that the Amazon Echo has done great things for the smart speaker market. Companies like Google and Apple came out with their own smart speakers after they saw the runaway success that Amazon has had with its Echo...

Qualcomm 7nm Chip Reportedly Being Produced By TSMC

06/12/2017, According to a new report out of South Korea, Qualcomm has tapped the Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company or TSMC for the production of its next-generation 7-nanometer semiconductor chips. If this report is correct, it would signal a big move for...

Apple’s New iPhones Might Not Have Gigabit Download speeds

06/09/2017, In case you did not know, for the longest time ever Apple’s iPhones used Qualcomm’s modems for its internet connectivity. However starting with last year’s iPhone 7, Apple started to use Intel’s modems as well, so depending on your region, your...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Could Be Powered By Snapdragon 836

06/09/2017, As it stands, the default chipset that most smartphone makers are using these days for their flagship handsets is Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835. It is expected that this will be used throughout the year, and that the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8 could...

Qualcomm Introduces Quick Charge 4+

06/02/2017, With our smartphone batteries still not quite at the same levels our feature phones were in terms of longevity, we guess the next best thing would be the ability to charge them up quickly so that we can get operational again. These are features we’ve...

Ubergizmo’s Best of Computex 2017

06/02/2017, Another Computex comes to an end, and once again, there are a flurry of great announcements and products related to the PC industry and derivatives such as VR/AR and Gaming. We have run around to check as many things as we could (check our Computex 2017...

Snapdragon 835 PCs Being Developed By HP, ASUS, And Lenovo

05/31/2017, Microsoft confirmed late last year that it was bringing Windows desktop apps to mobile ARM processors. The company was making another attempt at bringing over the Windows experiences to devices powered by ARM processors, the kind of chips that you’d...

Qualcomm Mesh Network Reference Design at Computex

05/30/2017, Recently I have heard of many industry research projects which revealed that satisfactory WiFi connectivity remains of the of most common problems for the average user. It might be shocking at first, but problems such as range, line of sight and...

LG G7 Could Pack Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 Chipset

05/29/2017, Earlier this year, LG launched its flagship LG G6 smartphone. The company tried to get ahead of the competition, such as Samsung, but it seems that in the process they might have been forced to use 2016’s Snapdragon 821 chipset instead of the Snapdragon...

BlackBerry-Qualcomm Arbitration Final Award Amounts To $940 Million

05/28/2017, It was confirmed in April this year that the arbitration between BlackBerry and Qualcomm had resulted in a settlement of the dispute. Qualcomm was ordered to pay $814 million back to BlackBerry that the latter had overpaid as royalty to the chipmaker....

Qualcomm Wants Court To Order Apple Suppliers To Pay Them Royalties

05/25/2017, As you might have heard, not content with just going after Apple, Qualcomm has recently turned their sights onto Apple’s manufacturing partners such as Foxconn, Compal, Wistron, and Pegatron. Now it seems that Qualcomm is pushing for a court order that...

OnePlus 5 Processor Confirmed

05/24/2017, OnePlus has a habit of gradually releasing information about its upcoming devices so as to generate the maximum possible hype for the products before they are ultimately released. Over the past few weeks, the company has confirmed more and more details...

Qualcomm Is Now Suing Apple’s iPhone Manufacturing Partners

05/17/2017, Earlier this year the FTC filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm over alleged antitrust violations. Following that, Apple launched a lawsuit of their own in which they alleged that Qualcomm had withheld payments to them as a form of “punishment” amongst...

FTC Thinks Antitrust Suit Against Qualcomm Should Not Be Dismissed

05/12/2017, As you might have heard, Qualcomm is facing an antitrust lawsuit in the US that was brought about by the FTC. However shortly after the suit was filed, Qualcomm requested that the court dismiss it, claiming that the lawsuit had no factual allegations of...