Snapdragon 820 chipset does not have heat problem
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Its mother had it tested

A research director at IHS Technology has found the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset does not have the same heating problems as the 810.

LG G4 looking OnePlus 2 pictured
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Thursday, 23 July 2015 09:45

LG G4 looking OnePlus 2 pictured


Snapdragon 810 CPU, 4GB RAM phone

OnePlus company was quite good at marketing their OnePlus One phone, and now a new design is on the way. 

Update makes the HTC One M9 super cool
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Saturday, 13 June 2015 11:41

Update makes the HTC One M9 super cool


Chilling in Taiwan and Europe

HTC One M9 is a deeply troubled bit of kit. It was heavily marketed but had the misfortune to ship with Qualcomm's flagship Snapdragon 810,  The 810 had too many CPU hiccups, including overheating problems.. 

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro launches tomorrow
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Tuesday, 05 May 2015 11:32

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro launches tomorrow


Snapdragon 810 with 5.7" 2560 x 1440 IPS LCD

Xiaomi is China's biggest phone manufacturer and the company is growing at the incredible rate. So are its phones.

Snapdragon 810 throttling issues examined
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Thursday, 30 April 2015 08:54

Snapdragon 810 throttling issues examined


Fire-breathing Snapdragon fails to keep up

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 became a subject of controversy even before it shipped in commercial devices, and new research illustrates what caused the issues. 

iFixit forces HTC One M9 open
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Monday, 06 April 2015 16:21

iFixit forces HTC One M9 open


Still as difficult to fix as the One M8

HTC has one of the most expensive / luxurious looking Android phones on the market, and the fact that One flagships have a gorgeous all-metal body comes at a price. 

LG G4 to launch on April 28th
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Wednesday, 01 April 2015 08:41

LG G4 to launch on April 28th


Not with a Snapdragon 808

LG has sent out invitations for its latest mobile phone event and many expect that this will be the LG G4 smartphone launch date.

The fact that Samsung 14nm SoC works surprised the industry
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No one expected such good yields

We found out one rather interesting story at the Mobile World Congress and it sheds more light on Samsung's decision to use Exynos SoCs for most markets instead of Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810. 

HTC One M9 scores 53852 in AnTuTu
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Friday, 06 March 2015 10:26

HTC One M9 scores 53852 in AnTuTu


Snapdragon 810 in action

We had a chance to run AnTuTu on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 in the HTC One M9, and we managed to run the latest and greatest 64-bit version of the test. 

Samsung Exynos 7420 14nm, a closer look
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Tuesday, 03 March 2015 08:49

Samsung Exynos 7420 14nm, a closer look


64-bit, big.LITTLE Cortex-A57 at 2.1GGHz, A53 at 1.5GHz

Samsung had a rather short press conference, not talking that much about what is inside its new flagship Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge phones, at least not in terms of silicon.