Snapdragon 820 Automotive family puts mobile under your bonnet
Qualcomm has told the assorted throngs at CES about a new Snapdragon 820 Automotive family of products. It will come in two flavours – a standard 820A and an 820Am that adds an LTE modem.
Exclusive: It will use ARM Cortex
Fudzilla has confirmed that the Kryo core might be the last custom developed CPU core from Qualcomm, at least for now.
We can't see why
The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that Xiaomi is about to make its own processors.
Others to follow
Our industry sources are certain that Samsung, LG and Xiaomi will drive the most volume to its Snapdragon 820 sales.
Should not have really tried it
Nvidia is probably regretting its moves to turn into a patent troll last year as they appear to have backfired terribly.
Exclusive: Speed will be the killer app
Our well informed sources have confirmed that the iPhone 7 is coming out in the first part of 2016 and not in September like iPhone 5, 5S, 6 or 6S.
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.
Does not want to be a patent troll when it grows up
Qualcomm has decided that it is not in its best interested to flog off its chipmaking business and stick to becoming a patent troll.
Building its own Interferometric Modulator Displays
Fruity Cargo Cult Apple has bought one of Qualcomm’s Taiwan graphics labs and is operating it pretty much under everyone’s radar to "invent" something that Qualcomm tried and failed to make successful.