Rumors that the Snapdragon 810 overheats are rubbish, says Qualcomm
May 6, 2015
To lay some of the rumors to rest, Qualcomm's Vice President of marketing Tim McDonough spoke out to Forbes, explaining the reasons why the Snapdragon 810 does not overheat.
Test finds Snapdragon 808 doesn’t heat up as much as the 810
April 30, 2015
ArsTechnica's test of the Snapdragon 808 and the 810 finds that Snapdragon 808 doesn’t get quite so hot and doesn't suffer from the same throttling issues.
Galaxy S6 sprints to first place in AnTuTu’s Q1 2015 performance report
April 2, 2015
AnTuTu's Q1 2015 performance report lists the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge as the two fastest smartphones, while Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 performs questionably.
Is Samsung right to move away from Qualcomm?
April 1, 2015
The decision to use its own Exynos SoC and not Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 in the Galaxy S6 has generated a lot of fuss. What is Samsung up to? Is it the right move? What impact is it going to have on the mobile market?
LG G4 to use a Snapdragon 808?
March 31, 2015
A source from Korea and a new GFXBench listing suggest than LG will drop the Snapdragon 810 and opt for a Snapdragon 808 in the LG G4.
(Update: post-update test) You may want to take that HTC One M9 overheating report with a grain of salt
March 23, 2015
According to a new report, the HTC One M9 is experiencing significant overheating issues. However, there are a few variables we need to think about before making any assumptions.
Anandtech’s Snapdragon 810 preview: no overheating issues spotted
February 13, 2015
Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 has been plagued by overheating rumors. AnandTech has put the SoC through a series of benchmarks to assess the 810's real performance.
OEMs rally around Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810
February 2, 2015
LG, Microsoft, Motorola, OPPO, Sony and Xiaomi have issued a joint press release with Qualcomm to praise the allegedly troubled Snapdragon 810 SoC.
LG reassures that the G Flex 2 and G4 won’t be affected by Snapdragon 810 issue
January 29, 2015
In an earnings conference, LG admitted that they had seen some issues with the initial batches of Snapdragon 810 chips but had since worked out all the issues with Qualcomm. Furthermore, LG says that the G Flex 2 and LG G4 won't be affected by the 810's alleged problems.
Qualcomm reveals “large customer’s flagship” won’t use Snapdragon 810, all signs point to Samsung
January 28, 2015
While Qualcomm didn’t directly say Samsung isn’t using the Snapdragon 810 in its next-gen flagship, they did reveal that they are adjusting revenue expectations for the second half of the year due to the fact that a “large customer” has elected not to use Qualcomm’s latest chip in their flagship device.