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HP Envy x2 Snapdragon Review: Hands-On

12/05/2017, HP was one of the OEM partners that has presented a new Snapdragon-powered laptop at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit in Maui, Hawaii. The HP Envy x2 is an extremely thin 12.3-inch laptop built with a detachable tablet chassis. It is essentially a thin...

ASUS NovaGo Snapdragon Laptop Review: Hands-On

12/05/2017, At the Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit, ASUS has introduced its first Snapdragon-powered laptop, the ASUS NovaGo (model TP370). It is an always-connected laptop which has built-in Gigabit-class 4G LTE and comes with either 4GB or 8GB of RAM to cater to more...

Qualcomm PC Push Materializes In ASUS and HP Laptops

12/05/2017, After announcing its plans to enter the PC Windows 10 market at Computex in July, Qualcomm and its partners from ASUS and HP have announced upcoming “always-on” laptops powered by Snapdragon 835, the same chip used in most high-end Android...


Broadcom May Increase Bid For Qualcomm

11/23/2017, Broadcom made an unsolicited $130 billion bid to acquire Qualcomm earlier this month. The company hasn’t put itself up for sale but Broadcom went ahead and bid $70 per share for the company anyway. Qualcomm took a few days to respond and ended up...

Analyst Claims 2018’s iPhones Will Allow For Gigabit Speeds

11/21/2017, Ahead of the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X’s announcement, it was rumored that the new iPhones would not be capable of reaching gigabit download speeds. It turns out that the rumors were true, but the good news is that 2018 is expected to change that,...

iPhone X VS Galaxy Note 8 In LTE Speed Showdown

11/20/2017, Apple’s iPhones currently do not support gigabit download speeds, or rather to ensure a uniform experience across iPhones, Apple has capped the speeds on iPhones using Qualcomm’s modems to match those of Intel’s. For those who are wondering what’s...

Apple’s 2018 iPhones Expected To Feature Faster Baseband Chips

11/18/2017, Apple tends to source from multiple suppliers for their components, and for the iPhone’s modem, it is no different as Intel and Qualcomm are the companies supplying Apple with the hardware. That is expected to be the same even in 2018, although KGI...

Qualcomm Officially Rejects $130 Billion Broadcom Bid

11/13/2017, You might have heard that Broadcom recently bid $130 billion to acquire Qualcomm. It was an unsolicited offer as Qualcomm has not offered itself for sale. Broadcom argued that this deal is compelling for the stakeholders and stockholders of both...

Qualcomm Reportedly Planning To Reject Broadcom’s Takeover Bid

11/13/2017, Earlier this month there were reports that Qualcomm could be acquired, and just last week it was confirmed that Broadcom would be the company looking to takeover the company in which they have made a bid for Qualcomm worth a whopping $130 billion. Now...

670+ Mbps Smartphone Speed, Demonstrated by T-Mobile

11/10/2017, In San Jose, California, T-Mobile and Qualcomm jointly announced that T-Mobile users across hundreds of markets would see their maximum broadband speed climb, thanks to the roll out of a combination of technologies from both companies. The high-speed...

Broadcom Bids $130 Billion For Qualcomm

11/06/2017, It was reported over the weekend that component manufacturer Broadcom was thinking about making a bid for Qualcomm. The latter hasn’t put itself up for sale so any bid that it proposed would be an unsolicited one. That’s precisely what the...

Qualcomm Might Be Bought For $100 Billion

11/05/2017, Component manufacturer Broadcom is reportedly interested in acquiring Qualcomm, a major player in the semiconductor industry. According to reports, Broadcom is considering a bit of more than $100 billion for Qualcomm. If a deal is reached, it would be one...