New Qualcomm 600-series parts based on Cortex-A72
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UDATED: Rumour debunked

UPDATE (February 7, 1100CET) 

Unfortunately the Weibo rumour turned out to be false, which is why we said it should be taken with a grain of salt.

ARM announces 2016 SoC line-up
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Cortex-A72 leads the way

ARM has announced a number of new products slated for 2016, so this is what we can expect from next-gen flagship phones.


Work in progress

Mid-range 32-bit parts still make sense

Not a priority at this point

Intel is something that happens to other people

64-bit ARM of course

Good for the bottom line

16nm FinFET big.LITTLE design

Tiny, twice as fast as Cortex M4