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How important is your smartphone’s camera quality? [Poll of the Week]

by Jimmy Westenberg 15 hours ago56 comments

Google posts Android 7.1.1 Nougat factory images for Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, 5X and more

by Jimmy Westenberg 16 hours ago8 comments

Android Nougat on the OnePlus 3 is impressive, even in beta

by Kris Carlon 3 days ago20 comments

Polar M600 review

by Jimmy Westenberg 5 days ago4 comments
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Why Android 7.0 won’t officially come to Snapdragon 800/801 devices

We delve into the mystery surrounding why several devices with the Snapdragon 800 or 801 chipset will not be getting the Android 7.0 update.
by Gary SimsAugust 27, 2016301

Fairphone 2 impressions: an environmentally friendly, modular smartphone (Update: now in stock)

Today, we're bringing you our impressions of the Fairphone 2, an environmentally-friendly smartphone with a modular design.
by Erdem PulcuMay 17, 201617

SoC showdown: Snapdragon 810 vs Exynos 7420 vs MediaTek Helio X10 vs Kirin 935

Which is the best Android smartphone SoC? We test the Snapdragon 810, the Exynos 7420, the MediaTek Helio X10, the Kirin 935, and the Snapdragon 801.
by Gary SimsNovember 6, 2015116

Qualcomm mobile SoCs take to the skies with Snapdragon Flight

Qualcomm has announced its new Snapdragon Flight platform, which is designed to ease development of powerful flying drones.
by Robert TriggsSeptember 11, 20153

Sony Xperia Z3 passes through China’s TENAA certification, complete with specs

The Sony Xperia Z3 has just passed China's TENAA certification process, revealing details about two versions of the handset and their hardware specifications.
by Robert TriggsAugust 21, 201415

Oppo Find 7 review

Do the Oppo Find 7's improvements justify spending the extra $100? The device has amazing specs, and we have taken it through the most demanding tests.
by Joshua VergaraAugust 14, 201417

Qualcomm showcases Snapdragon 801’s Hexagon DSP capabilities in music playback

Qualcomm showcases the power-saving capabilities of the Snapdragon 801 in music playback via Hexagon DSP, allowing continuous playback on the OnePlus One for 60 hours.
by J. Angelo RacomaAugust 11, 201421

Galaxy S5 LTE-A battery life and performance unaffected by its QHD display, says benchmark

A series of benchmark tests demonstrate that, despite the QHD display, the Samsung Galaxy S5 LTE-A offers up similar battery life and performance to the regular Galaxy S5.
by Robert TriggsAugust 6, 201445

How good is the Snapdragon 805? It’s mostly about graphics, benchmarks show

AnandTech’s Anand Lal Shimpi ran a suite of benchmarks on a Mobile Development Platform tablet provided by Qualcomm to see exactly what kind of performance the Snapdragon 805 brings to ...
by Bogdan PetrovanMay 22, 201444

OnePlus One to use 2.5GHz Snapdragon 801 with 3GB of RAM

The launch of the OnePlus One is only two weeks away and even at this late stage the company is still fine tuning the device so that it will offer some of the best performance on the ...
by Gary SimsApril 8, 201433
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