After a new device has been launched, there’s the initial hands-on time, followed by a complete review, and of course the teardown comes at some point so that we can know what the “guts” of the device are. UBM TechInsight has taken a BlackBerry Z10 unit apart and found that BlackBerry is using a Qualcomm SnapDragon S4 (MSM8960) in the company’s latest smartphone. We expected as much in our own […]
In a day filled with rumors and leaks to do with the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S3, yet another one has landed. This time, the folks over at PhoneArena have gotten their hands on what is claimed to be the benchmark results of the alleged Samsung Galaxy S3. To clarify, there is a chance that it is not but it has been long rumored that the device will carry the same […]
Qualcomm has announced that it underestimated the demand for its new S4 processor for use in mobile devices like tablets and smartphones. Apparently, the increase in adoption of mobile devices to Qualcomm’s S4 Snapdragon chipset line is creating shortages that the company might not have the capacity to handle until the end of the year. The chipset can be found on devices like the HTC One X.
The HTC One X is reported to be headed AT&T’s way and will be compatible with the carrier’s 4G LTE network. Unfortunately this means that the device will not be sporting NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 quad-core processor, but will instead rely on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 processor instead. However according to recent reports, TSMC, the manufacturer of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 has apparently put a halt to production about three weeks ago in […]
Here is some news for those of you who have been looking forward to what Qualcomm has on offer where the tablet scene is concerned – their souped-up Snapdragon S4 Liquid mobile development platform (MDP) tablet was recently on the receiving end of an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update, where said tablet runs on a version of 4.0.1 Ice Cream Sandwich. This tablet is no slouch when it comes […]
Qualcomm and their Snapdragon processors have certainly made quite a splash in the market for some time now, with many an Android-powered smartphone running on a Qualcomm processor inside. Well, one of their upcoming processors is known as the Snapdragon S4, where it is touted to be the world’s first mobile system-on-a-chip (SoC) that was built on 28nm process technology while boasting a fully integrated LTE multimode modem. Sounds like […]