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Qualcomm maintains leadership in premium smartphones
Published in Mobiles


Analysis:
Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 proves it

Qualcomm recently launched a new flagship Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 and proved it still can maintain a significant distance between its nearest chipset competitor.

Qualcomm shows the new Wireless AR Smart Viewer reference design
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Powered by Snapdragon XR2 platform

Qualcomm has unveiled its new Wireless AR Smart Viewer reference design which uses the Snapdragon XR2 platform and allows OEMs and ODMs to bring new cordless AR-glasses to the market.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 is now official
Published in Mobiles


Powering phones in Q3

Qualcomm ended the last week with a big announcement of its Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC, bringing big efficiency improvements to phones in Q3.

Qualcomm announces Wi-Fi 7 capable Networking Pro Series
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Sent to partners

Qualcomm announced its Wi-Fi 7 capable Qualcomm Networking Pro Series Gen 3 family of platforms.

Jim Cathey appointed as Qualcomm's Chief Commercial Officer
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Been with Qualcomm since 2006

Qualcomm has announced it has appointed Jim Cathey as Chief Commercial Officer, effective immediately.

Poco F4 GT goes official with Snapdragon 8 Gen1
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6.67-inch 120Hz AMOLED screen and 120W charging

Poco F4 GT has been officially announced, revealing a decent smartphone with a 6.67-inch 120Hz AMOLED screen, Snapdragon 8 Gen1 SoC with next-generation vapor-chamber cooling, and a triple-sensor rear camera

Samsung's foundry flounders
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 26 April 2022 11:40

Samsung's foundry flounders


Drop in market share expected

Taiwanese market research institute TrendForce claims that Samsung's foundry business will lose market share in 2022.

Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 7 series to get A710 and A510 cores
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Might be called Snapdragon 7 Gen 1

According to the latest rumor, upcoming Qualcomm's Snapdragon 7 series SoC could end up with four Cortex-A710 and four Cortex-A510 CPU cores.

Qualcomm’s signing up for AV1 could be big
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Snapping the codec from obscurity

Qualcomm’s moves to adopt the open-video codec AV1 could snap the standard out of its funk.

MediaTek beating Qualcomm on Android according to IDC
Published in Mobiles

Updated: Counterpoint claims Qualcomm has 55 vs 37 percent

MediaTek might have just beaten out Qualcomm to claim the biggest market share of any chipmaker for Android phones in the United States.