Vicar in a TuTu
AnTuTu benchmark has just released the top 10 rankings for the smartphone chips of 2016 and revealed that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 is the boss.
Backpay not mentioned
Lenovo has agreed to start paying Qualcomm royalties on its 3G and 4G phones in China, covering both their own creations and Motorola’s.
30 per cent smaller, 25 per cent better battery
After years of the Snapdragon 400 being Qualcomm's only SoC for wearable devices, the company has announced a successor – Snapdragon Wear 2100.
Advanced Modem, Imaging and Sensors for Mainstream Devices
Qualcomm has introduced three new next-generation Qualcomm Snapdragon processors.
Great for Corporation phones
Microsoft’s Continuum feature now supports the mid-range Snapdragon 617 SoC which will make a range of mid-range phones more corporate friendly.
Changing the numbers makes all the difference
Qualcomm has had a sudden brainwave and decided that changing the numbers of its the Snapdragon 620 and 618 to the Snapdragon 652 and 650 will change everything.
14nm FinFET LPP Snapdragon 820 saved its bacon
Qualcomm appears to have had a sudden rash of orders for its chips, leading some to speculate that might be the reason the outfit did not try to hive off its chip business.
Low production capacity
The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Intel will not be getting the work for LG’s Nuclun 2 because it lacks the production capacity.
First phones were rushed by partners
The reason that Qualcomm's 810 had heating problems was because the early phones were rushed into production by its business partners before it was ready.
Octa core 14nm Cat 12 LTE modem
Samsung has officially unveiled its second generation FinFET processor and dubbed it Exynos 8890.