Articles about Snapdragon 820 (page 2)

LG G5 Rumored To Sport Snapdragon 820 Chipset
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 industries), we suppose it doesn’t come as a surprise that they won’t let Samsung hog all the glory.According to a new rumor, it […]

Samsung Said To Launch Two Galaxy S7 Models Next Year
Samsung isn’t expected to launch another high-end flagship smartphone this year so it’s not surprising that the rumor mill has now turned its attention towards next year’s flagship smartphone. We are already started to hear rumors and reports about what the Galaxy S7 might bring to the table, according to a new report published today Samsung is going to continue with the strategy it set this year and launch two […]

Galaxy S7 With 3GB RAM Spotted
There is still a long way to go before Samsung is due to unveil its next generation Galaxy S series smartphone but already we’re hearing rumors and leaks about this handset. Over the past week or so multiple reports have come online with details about the Galaxy S7, the handset has already been spotted on Geekbench where it showed off its new Exynos processor and 4GB RAM. Now another Galaxy […]

Qualcomm: 30 Smartphones Based On Snapdragon 820 Already In Testing
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 excited about the Soc’s launch in 2016.That being said, if you’re looking forward to Snapdragon 820 smartphones, you will have a bevy to choose from. […]


Samsung Is Reportedly The First OEM To Test The Snapdragon 820 SoC
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 be twice as powerful and efficient.This is why the idea of Samsung using the Snapdragon 820 for the Galaxy S7 is such an appealing idea. In fact according to recent […]

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Is Apparently 2x As Fast & Efficient
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 should have been Qualcomm’s crowning achievement for 2015, and while it is a powerful SoC used by several flagship handsets, reports of it overheating have no doubt left a stain on Qualcomm’s reputation, so much so that some handset OEMs have opted for the more reliable Snapdragon 808, or in the case of Samsung opt to not use it entirely.That being said, it seems that Qualcomm […]

Samsung Running Intensive Tests On The Snapdragon 820 [Rumor]
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 understand if Samsung’s a bit skeptical about the Snapdragon 820.So much so that according to a new report, word has it that Samsung is currently conducting some pretty […]

HTC O2 Could Be The Company’s Next Flagship Phone [Rumor]
HTC has confirmed that they are working on an entirely redesigned flagship which according to the rumors is codenamed Aero and is supposedly planned for end of 2015. However according to a report from MyDrivers, it turns out that we might not see the device until early 2016 due to the fact that it will supposedly run on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820.Given that Qualcomm themselves have confirmed that the first […]

Chinese Company LeTV Teases Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Phone
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 hold back their excitement and have officially begun to tease their upcoming smartphone.This was spotted on the company’s Hong Kong Facebook page (via PhoneArena) where as you can see, […]

First Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Devices Expected In 2016
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 smartphone? Unfortunately it won’t be 2015.This has apparently been confirmed by Qualcomm themselves during SIGGRAPH 2015 in which they stated that the first Snapdragon 820 devices […]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Could Use Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 [Rumor]
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 overheating was apparently the reason why.That being said, it looks like Samsung could have had a change of faith again. According to more recent rumors, it has […]

Researcher: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Has No Heating Issues
Kevin Wang, the research director for IHS Technology China, did mention on his Weibo page that manufacturers should sit up and take notice of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset that is set to arrive on upcoming smartphone models since he says that there will be no heating issues with the Snapdragon 820 as with the Snapdragon 810, because it is built with a 14nm semiconductor process.Qualcomm denied any heating Snapdragon 810 issues, […]

Qualcomm Will Reportedly Ask Samsung To Produce Its Next High-End Chip
A new report today claims that Qualcomm is going to use Samsung’s chip-making facilities for the Snapdragon 820. Traditionally it has gone with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. as well as other foundries but it might change that this time around due to Samsung’s superior chip making process.

Qualcomm Says There's No Snapdragon 815
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 while we knew that these rumors had little weight, a confirmation has finally come in from the company. Qualcomm has confirmed that it doesn’t have a Snapdragon 815 […]

Snapdragon 820 Will Reach Qualcomm’s Partners In H2 2015
Qualcomm said that Snapdragon 820, the company’s next high-end processor (or SoC) would start “sampling” in the second half of this year (H2 2015). “Sampling” means that the first processors will be produced in limited quantity for engineering purposes. This is how OEMs can start verifying that the chip integration to their product works as planned, and software verification can take place. In general functionality is the first priority, then […]