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Some iPhone 7 Models Are Apparently Packing Intel’s Modems

09/09/2016, For the longest time ever, Apple has relied on Qualcomm for its LTE modems. However rumors from earlier this year suggested that both Intel and Qualcomm could be supplying the modems, which shouldn’t really be surprising as Apple has typically favored...

Ubergizmo’s Best of IFA 2016

09/02/2016, After two very intense “Press Days”, all the major products at the IFA trade show in Berlin/Germany have been announced, looked at and covered. The best technology companies in the world took their best shot at demonstrating the value of their new...

Qualcomm Snapdragon VR820 Reference Platform Revealed

09/01/2016, During its media event at IFA in Berlin/Germany, Qualcomm has unveiled a new reference hardware for Virtual Reality (VR) developers called Snapdragon VR 820. It is a self-contained, head mounted, VR system that offers a complete freedom of movement*...

Snapdragon Processors Help Save Resources At San Diego Petco Park

08/24/2016, Qualcomm Intelligent Solutions (QIS) has announced that it has worked with OSIsoft LLC to deploy connected resource-monitoring infrastructure to provide real-time data to the Petco Park (San Diego Padres’ home). Randy McWilliams, a senior director of...

Fingerprint Scanners: How They Work

08/11/2016, Fingerprint scanners are fast becoming a standard feature, trickling from the high-end to lower-tier phones. Soon enough, they will be on most phones because they bring a convenient form of security that is much more convenient than a password (and long...

HTC ‘Sailfish’ ROM Dump ‘Confirms’ Snapdragon 820 Chipset

07/25/2016, Last month thanks to leaked information, it was revealed that HTC will be working on two Nexus handsets this year codenamed “Marlin” and “Sailfish”. If the rumors are any accurate, the Marlin is expected to be the flagship model, while Sailfish is...

ASUS Zenfone 3 Deluxe Launched With Snapdragon 821 In Tow

07/12/2016, Yesterday Qualcomm announced their latest chipset in the form of the Snapdragon 821. With the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 rumored for a launch next month, you would not be blamed if you thought that maybe Samsung would be the first out of the door with a...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Takes Google’s Tango To The Next Level

06/28/2016, Just recently, Lenovo launched the PHAB2 Pro, the first commercial handset equipped with Project Tango (official site), a Google software that makes a phone particularly aware of its physical surrounding. Built like a portable cousin of Kinect, Tango...

iPhone 7 Will Feature Modems From Intel & Qualcomm [Rumor]

06/10/2016, Last year it was discovered that the A9 chipset for the iPhone 6s was made by Samsung and TSMC, meaning that some models had a Samsung-made chip, while other models had a TSMC-made chipset. This would not have been that big of a deal but it was discovered...

Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 1100 Processor Released

05/30/2016, At its Computex 2016 media event, Qualcomm has officially introduced the Snapdragon Wear 1100 processor, a new SoC designed for IoT and wearable applications requiring both ultra-low power and the ability to be always connected.

ZUK Z2 With Snapdragon Chipset Teased

05/23/2016, It is not too long after ZUK CEO has more or less revealed that the company will feature the Samsung Exynos 8890 chipset in its upcoming ZUK Z2 smartphone, and here we are with a teaser that has been spotted over on Weibo (which is more or less China’s...

Qualcomm Wants To Help Google Bake Android Into Vehicles

05/20/2016, Want to get Android in your car? Chances are you will need to get a car that comes with Android Auto, get an aftermarket solution, or wait for the update that lets you run Android Auto in its entirety on your phone. Or maybe you could just wait for the...