Qualcomm, ARM and Windows change the shape of notebooks
Published in Reviews


Asus NovaGo with Snapdragon 835 - it's a hands on review

Hi my name is Fudo and I am an X86 addict. For most of my life I have been using X86 for productivity and I have flirted with Intel, AMD and even VIA (all caps). Now, the new player in town, Qualcomm, offers an ARM instruction, Snapdragon 835 based PC that runs Windows 10. We spent a few days with an Asus NovaGo 2-in-1 machine, and guess what, it works like a charm. You simply cannot tell that this is not based on a traditional Intel Core M X86, based CPU.  

OnePlus 5T gets Android 8.1
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 17 April 2018 12:55

OnePlus 5T gets Android 8.1


AI infused Oreo

There is only a handful of phones that have had an Android 8.1 official update. As of last night, Central European Time, OnePlus 5T is one of them.

HP's Snapdragon-powered Envy X2 now available again
Published in AI


Demand could be high as HP is selling all it makes

It appears that people like the idea behind HP's Envy X2 "detachable PC" with Snapdragon 835 SoC as although it is now once again available, HP seems to be selling out as soon as it puts some online.

HP Snapdragon-powered Envy X2 sold out in a matter of hours
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Demand for Windows 10 always-connected PC might be real

Although many had their doubts regarding Snapdragon powered always connected notebooks/tablets, it appears that there is quite a demand as it appears that HP's Envy X2 has sold out in a matter of hours.

Pico unveils new Pico Neo standalone VR headset
Published in News
Wednesday, 27 December 2017 19:33

Pico unveils new Pico Neo standalone VR headset


Snapdragon 835 SoC and 6DoF head-and-controller tracking

Pico is no stranger to VR headsets but its newest Pico Neo is quite interesting as it features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC, total resolution of 3K and six degrees of freedom (6DoF) tracking for both the headset and controllers.

HP details Snapdragon-powered Envy X2 tablet
Published in AI
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 21:42

HP details Snapdragon-powered Envy X2 tablet


12.3-inch WUXGA+ screen and Snapdragon 835 SoC

HP has now officially launched the product page for its upcoming Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 powered HP Envy X2 tablet with a detachable keyboard, revealing a few more specifications.

Microsoft wanted Nvidia for Windows 10
Published in AI
Thursday, 30 November 2017 09:31

Microsoft wanted Nvidia for Windows 10


To make Windows on ARM

Qualcomm might not be the only sheriff in town when it comes to an upcoming Windows 10 on Snapdragon, or Windows 10 on ARM. Nvidia was asked too.

One Plus 5T gets Snapdragon 835
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 23 October 2017 09:55

One Plus 5T gets Snapdragon 835


As there is no faster 83x version

The upcoming One Plus 5T phone is based on the Snapdragon 835 and will be the quickest Snapdragon to ship this year.

Essential phone PH-1 is now $499
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 23 October 2017 09:31

Essential phone PH-1 is now $499


A Snapdragon 835 at great price

Essential phone PH-1 sales are slower than the company bosses expected, and the company has decided to cut the price by $200.

Snapdragon on Windows runs Netflix for 29 hours
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 18 October 2017 06:47

Snapdragon on Windows runs Netflix for 29 hours


Up to 18 hours on an LTE 4G connected battery

Cristiano Amon gave us more details about the Snapdragon on Windows 10 and confirmed that there is an extreme battery life gain.