Qualcomm delivers lossless audio over Bluetooth
Published in News


aptX Lossless could be the next big thing

Qualcomm says it's figured out a way to deliver lossless audio over Bluetooth, yielding quality that should be indistinguishable from uncompressed sources.

Qualcomm under the bonnet of a new Renault electric vehicle
Published in Transportation


Nicole?

Qualcomm is supplying a key computing chip for the digital dashboard in a new Renault electric vehicle.

Xiaomi officially unveils the Mi Mix 4
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 10 August 2021 17:59

Xiaomi officially unveils the Mi Mix 4


Snapdragon 888+, AMOLED screen, under-display camera, and more

Xiaomi has now finally unveiled its next Mi Mix smartphone, the Mi Mix 4, which will sport some new features, like an under-display camera, as well as other high-end features, like AMOLED screen, Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 888+ SoC, fast battery charging, and more.

Qualcomm tries out bid Magna for Veoneer
Published in Transportation
Friday, 06 August 2021 12:11

Qualcomm tries out bid Magna for Veoneer


Battle in the car industry 

Qualcomm is having a crack out outbidding Magna in its battle to buy Automotive outfit Veoneer.

Intel comes up with an aggressive manufacturing roadmap
Published in PC Hardware


Analysis: Intel 7, Intel 4 Intel 3, and Intel A20 angstrom

The nanometer branding has been quite an inaccurate way to describe the transition size and the performance. After maintaining desktop and especially mobile leadership for the most part with 14nm, Intel is happy to report that the second-generation 10 nm is in heavy volume. 10nm is now represented more than 14nm volume, but Intel decided to change the way it calls its manufacturing processes.

Don McGuire is the new Qualcomm Senior VP and Chief Marketing Officer
Published in News


Replaces Penny Baldwin

Qualcomm has announced it has appointed Don McGuire as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).

Windows 11 won't update on Snapdragon 8CX
Published in News
Saturday, 10 July 2021 19:33

Windows 11 won't update on Snapdragon 8CX


Update: now it does Galaxy Book S doesn't automatically gets it

I always like to play with the next generation of Windows and have been an active part of the Windows Insider program for years. Out of curiosity, after Intel-powered devices, I wanted to update Galaxy Book S powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8CX. I was surprised to see that Microsoft currently doesn't offer this feature, at least not automatically.

Asus and Qualcomm team up on a fan phone
Published in Mobiles


Cool but pricey

ASUS and Qualcomm have teamed up to make a smartphone that shows off Snapdragon tech.

Qualcomm announces the Snapdragon 888+ 5G SoC
Published in Mobiles


Cortex-X1 almost hits 3GHz

Qualcomm has kicked off the first day of Mobile World Congress with its higher-clocked Snapdragon 888+ 5G SoC, which is pretty much identical as the Snapdragon 888 but with a higher clocked Cortex-X1 core.

Intel and Qualcomm team up
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 21 June 2021 12:30

Intel and Qualcomm team up


Compute and coms side by side

Intel CEO Kicking Pat Gelsinger and Qualcomm CEO-elect Cristiano Amon are locked in meetings to see if there are areas they can work together.