Maximum clock 2.4GHz
Qualcomm has received an order from big clients for a faster iteration of Snapdragon and, guess what? The Snapdragon 821 is born and its Kryo core frequency has jumped from a previous 2.15GHz to 2.4Ghz.
650 costs £119.99 SIM-free
Microsoft has been slashing the costs of its Lumia 550 and 650 to silly money without really telling anyone.
Lenovo and Snadragon 800 and 600 support
Lenovo Phab2 Pro is going to be available very soon and this Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 based phone is the world’s first phone that supports Google’s Project Tango. Fudzilla had a chance to speak with Qualcomm’s Vice President, Product Management Seshu Madhavapeddy and learn about the path that got this impressive technology to phone form factor.
Keen to talk about its 100 other design wins
While the Tame Apple Press has made a big thing about Intel’s winning of a slice of the iPhone modem production, Qualcomm is keen to talk about all the other orders it has won this year.
More attractive ARMs
Today we said how ARM server maker Cavium had acquired Qlogic and it has announced its first ARM based servers with Gigabyte. But it It looks like Cavium will get some serious competition as Qualcomm plans to release its own 10nm server chips.
Apples are not the only fruit
The Tame Apple Press has been running down Qualcomm since its favourite company announced it was buying chips from Intel, but there are good reasons why the American chipmaker should not care that much.
Ready for proto-typing
Qualcomm has released its Connected Car Reference Platform so that the car industry to build prototypes for the next-generation connected car.
During Computex press event
Terry Yen, senior director of QTI, has just kicked off the Computex 2016 press event for Qualcomm and the company is ready to talk about the future of mobile connectivity, SoCs, and 5G.
The way to hop over the Great Wall
Qualcomm is preparing to produce its own custom chips for the Chinese market in a move to get around its problems with manufacturers and the government.
Could be announced on June 14th
Although there were a few rumors regarding the upcoming OnePlus 3 smartphone earlier, the latest, coming from @evleaks, is probably the most plausible one, putting a Snapdragon 820 SoC behind a 5.5-inch 1080p screen.