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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...

Galaxy S6 Uses Samsung Modem Instead Of Qualcomm

04/06/2015, It was not long ago when Qualcomm and Samsung locked horns over the Snapdragon 810 chipset (more details about Snapdragon 810). Qualcomm in January this year, revealed that a major manufacturer has ceased using the 810 chipsets, and later Samsung...

Qualcomm Says There’s No Snapdragon 815

03/31/2015, Recently there have been many rumors circulating about an upcoming SoC from Qualcomm called the Snapdragon 815. Devices powered by the Snapdragon 810 are not yet common in the market and Qualcomm itself has never even talked about the Snapdragon 815, so...

Qualcomm Demonstrates Quick Charge 2.0’s Speed On The Nexus 6

03/25/2015, Qualcomm’s Quick Charge technology was designed to help speed up the charging process on our mobile devices. This can come in handy when you need to quickly recharge your smartphone before heading out or if you don’t have a lot of time to sit around...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 815 Said To Run Cooler Than The Snapdragon 810

03/22/2015, There have been a variety of reports which suggests that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 is prone to overheating. In fact a recent HTC One M9 benchmark showed the handset reaching temperatures as high as 55.4C, although HTC at that time seemed to blame...

2016’s iPhone Could See Apple Adopt Intel’s LTE Modems [Rumor]

03/11/2015, At the moment Apple’s A-series of chipsets in their iOS devices are based on ARM’s architecture which is currently the dominating design for mobile devices, although Intel has been trying to nab themselves a slice of that pie. In fact last year Intel...

Ubergizmo’s Best of MWC 2015 Awards

03/05/2015, Mobile World Congress 2015 is over, and it was one hell of a show. It’s a bit frustrating that we’re never able to see everything, but we are leaving the show knowing that we have seen and touched most of the best gadgets that just came out. Phones,...