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.
Sent to partners
Qualcomm announced its Wi-Fi 7 capable Qualcomm Networking Pro Series Gen 3 family of platforms.
Been with Qualcomm since 2006
Qualcomm has announced it has appointed Jim Cathey as Chief Commercial Officer, effective immediately.
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
Drop in market share expected
Taiwanese market research institute TrendForce claims that Samsung's foundry business will lose market share in 2022.
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.
Snapping the codec from obscurity
Qualcomm’s moves to adopt the open-video codec AV1 could snap the standard out of its funk.
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.
Makes 5G sing
Qualcomm has just unveiled the Snapdragon X70 modem which promises to deliver an even better 5G experience for the next generation of smartphones and tablets.