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US And China To Get Galaxy S7 With Snapdragon 820 Chipset [Rumor]

10/02/2015, If the rumors are to be believed, 2016’s Samsung Galaxy S7 is rumored to be packing a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset, or at the very least Samsung is exploring the idea of using the Snapdragon 820. After all with the heat issues of the Snapdragon 810,...

Apple’s A9 SoC Apparently Comes In Two Different Sizes

09/28/2015, Prior to the launch of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, it had been speculated that the chipsets used in the phones could be made by Samsung and TSMC. Turns out the rumors were right, and interestingly enough it also seems that both the sizes of the chipsets...

Apple A9 Benchmarks Reveals Its 1.85GHz Clock Speeds

09/25/2015, Apple’s new iPhones are powered by an A9 chipset. This is Apple’s latest chipset and we’re sure that many are wondering how it fares compared to its predecessor, the A8 which is found on last year’s iPhone models. As it turns out, the A9 performs...

LG G5 Rumored To Sport Snapdragon 820 Chipset

09/23/2015, If the rumors are to be believed, Samsung could be looking to use the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset in their 2016 Galaxy S7, or at the very least they are testing it out. Given that LG competes with Samsung very fiercely in the mobile space (and other...

Apple’s A10 SoC Rumored To Feature 6-Cores

09/22/2015, With the announcement of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, Apple has also confirmed that the new phones will be powered by an A9 SoC. We suppose this is to be expected since every year, Apple introduces a new chipset to their mobile lineup. This also means that...

Apple’s A10 Chipset Rumored To Be Built On 16nm Process

09/14/2015, Last week Apple announced the new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. Apple for one has never been particularly concerned about sharing technical specs, so while we know that the phones will run on the A9 chipset, it is unclear as to what kind of process they were...

Qualcomm: 30 Smartphones Based On Snapdragon 820 Already In Testing

09/09/2015, The upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 is expected to be a beast in terms of performance. The company had previously boasted that it would be twice as powerful and efficient than its predecessor which is saying a lot. This is why even the layman might feel...

Samsung Is Reportedly The First OEM To Test The Snapdragon 820 SoC

09/08/2015, From what we have heard about the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, there’s plenty to be excited about. Despite the Snapdragon 810 being plagued with reports of overheating,. it is still a formidable chipset. However Qualcomm claims that the Snapdragon 820 will...

Alleged iPhone 6s A9 SoC Leaked In Photo

09/07/2015, According to the rumors and based on Apple’s history, there is a good chance that this year’s iPhone 6s and 6s Plus could feature the A9 SoC. This is due to Apple’s previous releases which saw the release of the A8 for last year’s iPhone, and the...

Snapdragon 810 Overheating Reportedly Solved In Xperia Z5

09/03/2015, One of the problems with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 is that there have been many reports of it overheating. We ourselves have not encountered any of these issues during our reviews of Snapdragon 810 devices, but it seems that it was a big enough problem...

Samsung Running Intensive Tests On The Snapdragon 820 [Rumor]

08/24/2015, According to the rumors, Samsung is said to be considering the use of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 for its 2016 Samsung Galaxy S7. However with the alleged overheating problems of the Snapdragon 810 that apparently forced Samsung to drop it, we can...

Chinese Company LeTV Teases Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Phone

08/18/2015, Qualcomm has already confirmed the existence of their next-gen flagship SoC, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820. They also stated that the first devices to use the processor are only expected in early 2016, but it looks like Chinese company LeTV just can’t...

First Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Devices Expected In 2016

08/12/2015, The Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 is expected to be the successor to the Snapdragon 810, which at the moment is unfortunately plagued by reports of it overheating. So the question is, when can we expect the Snapdragon 820 to finally make its way into a...

Samsung Galaxy S7 Could Use Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 [Rumor]

08/11/2015, When Samsung announced the Galaxy S6 earlier this year, it was revealed that Samsung would be using their own Exynos chipsets instead of Qualcomm’s, which is what they’ve done in the past. While it was never confirmed, the rumors of the Snapdragon 810...